910086 wrote:On the certification website there is a Oracle Certified Database Cloud Administrator track published ( http://education.oracle.com/pls/web_prod-plq-dad/db_pages.getpage?page_id=458&get_params=p_track_id:CLOUDOCP) .... (some relevant exams in beta (exadata) or just about to go beta ) ... There is Oracle Cloud Application Foundation Certified Implementation Specialist ... the 12c DBA OCP Database upgrade exam (from 11g DBA OCP) is present but not bookable on Pearson VUE (last time I looked) ... waiting for 12c Database release (should be soon).
It seems Oracle is committing towards appliances . . . database appliance, big data appliance, Exadata and Exalytics In-Memory Machine.
Will there be a shift in certification to match?
For example there is a appliance certification out there already . . . the Exadata certification . . . so extending this idea there could (or should be) certifications related to how to support the other appliances
I would like to see a certification related to Big Data . . . how about a NoSQL certification?
. . . how about a NoSQL certification?I happened to notice in passing NoSQL has some coverage on this certication exam ... its mentioned in the preparation but not on the topics: