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Where is the line between virtualization and the cloud?—Webcast featuring
Forrester Research analyst James Staten
If you had a virtualized environment with impressive P2V
(physical-to-virtual) ratios on your servers, would you still consider moving
to the cloud? In this 40-minute webinar, James Staten, Forrester Research
Inc. VP & Principal Analyst, explains the difference between virtualization
and cloud and where the line is between the two. Ryan Hughes, CEO of GIS
marketplace provider Skygone Inc., joins James to discuss Skygone’s
experience with moving to the cloud and how listening to your customers,
whether internal or external, should drive your cloud decisions. (No
registration required). Watch the webcast.
Feature Article Pragmatic Cloud: Private Clouds Deliver No Value (part 2)
By George Watt
People who live in glass houses shoul... (more)
Thanks to EPractize Labs folks for offering an excellent Training Kit for
Oracle Certified Expert, Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 6 Java Persistence
API Developer Certification.
The same company also offers mock exam simulator for other Java
certifications including assignment related exams like OCMEA and OCMJD. You
cannot equate the quality of EPractize Labs products with others. They are
very unique in terms of learning style and content.
What is Java EE 6 Web Services OCE Training Lab?
This is a software learning environment like kindle bundled with following
Plan – Objective, provides enough information about OCE Java EE 6 Web
Services certification/exam objectives, PPA methodology, Topic wise score
split-up, exam benefits and FAQs about Training Lab.
Plan – Set Goals, offers you to set milestones for your exam study. You can
set goals against OC... (more)
Difference between SCJP and OCAJP
SCJP (Sun Certified Java Programmer) is the certification name previously
referred by Sun Microsystems for Java 6 and prior versions. The certification
has been re-published and rebranded after Oracle takeover Sun Microsystems.
There will be only one program level certification for Java prior to Java 7
but after Java 7, Oracle introduced two certifications.
OCAJP (Associate Level Java Program) OCPJP (Professional Level Java Program)
Note that OCAJP is the pre-requirement for OCPJP. One must complete OCAJP
prior to taking OCPJP (old name SCPJP).
Knowledge required to clear OCAJP exam
The exam requires basic Java Knowledge of Java data types, strings, arrays,
loop constructs, methods and encapsulation, inheritance and exceptions.
Complete Java 7 knowledge may not be required for this exam; however it is
required to attend next level exam (... (more)
EPractize Labs offers mock exam simulator with study guide for OCEJWCD 6
(SCWCD 6) certification and it was released during OCE Web Component
Certification beta stage itself.
The software kit, OCEJWCD 6 Certification Training Lab Kit contains 706
practice questions with brief explanations for Quiz and Mock Exams.
Exam Simulator Review
EPractize Labs offers Java Certification preparation guides in software
format named Training Labs. They are offline exam preparation tool installed
directly on any Windows machine and also can run on Mac/Linux by windows
Few things about EPractize Labs OCEJWCD 6 Training Lab.
The product is developed with a learning methodology named Plan, Practize,
Achieve. Let’s have a look on what PPA methodology.
Plan Practize Achieve (PPA-1) methodology is designed with an intent to
charge the user with confidence level and potential to achi... (more)
In general, the major reasons for Java certifications are as follows:
Certification improves skill level to attain expected Job or Promotions
Certification boost confidence to drive an assignment Clear evidence that you
can enter into an application development or a software project career using
Java technologies. The certification empowers in application development
using Java programming language, and general knowledge of Java Platforms
and Technologies. With Oracle Java certified professional, you become more
competitive in the job market.
Which Java Certification is right for me?
The answer is simple, do all the certifications that can improve your career
potential in terms of money(high salary) and technologies.
There are certain Java Certifications require pre-requisite in terms of
training or prior certification. One must consider following to choose
correct J... (more)
Oracle Java SE 7 Programmer certifications gear up your knowledge in latest
API /JSR changes and improves your career potential.
The Java SE 7 Programmer (OCAJP & OCPJP) is a professional certification
program offered by Oracle. These certifications tests candidates program
knowledge Java SE at lighter (in OCA) and deeper (in OCP) levels. The OCA
Java 7 is an entry level certification in Java. It helps the programmer who
can have the basic knowledge of the essentials of the Java programming
language. To handle the looping constructs and variables, and does not cover
specific technologies such as GUI creation, Web or network programming. This
certification exam tests how well a programmer has understood the language
constructs and verify skillset in Java technologies.
The OCP Java 7 is the next level programming certification that covers major
Java architect certification training lab is an interactive learning and
assessment material for OCMJEA (formerly SCEA) certification, developed and
published by EPractize Labs. The exam kit provides enough study notes and
practice questions with brief explanations for the certification preparation.
This Training Lab is bundled with set of mock exam questions and review
slides to gear up self preparation. It is developed by experienced Java
experts with review tips, real-world program examples, and challenging
practice exams that systematically prepare you for the actual exam.
EPractize offers two Training Labs for the Oracle Certified Master, Java EE 5
Enterprise Architect Certification (Formerly Sun Certified Enterprise
Architect (SCEA)) exams. It was one of the most recommended products by Java
SCEA 5 Part 1 Training Lab
This software book d... (more)
EPractize Labs is the first company that offered software study book and
practice mock questions for Oracle’s Java SE 7 Programmer II(1Z1-804, OCPJP
7) Exam to achieve Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer. The
software guide has been released in the early stage of OCPJP 7 Beta exam.
The product has been already reviewed by tons of exam takers and the current
version of this exam simulator is 1.3. The good news from EPractize Labs is
that they also offering Training Lab for Oracle’s Upgrade to Java SE 7
Programmer II(1Z0-805, OCPJP 7 Upgrade) Exam to achieve Oracle Certified
Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer Certification under upgrade path.
Set goals against each exam objectives for preparation - This helps the
candidates to focus more on specific exam topics during study.
Set schedule for preparation - This helps the candidates to measure the
When Rick Berzle and Bill Keyworth asked me to join them to build a site on
the topic of Business Service Management, I immediately said yes.
The result is BSMReview.com, a site which seeks to analyze the best and next
practices in business service management from a third-party point of view.
The experts that Bill has brought to the site are literally a who's who of
the best and most trusted people in the field: Peter Armstrong, Tom Bishop,
Malcolm Fry, Israel Gat, Peter McGarahan, Richard Ptak, and Ken Turbitt. And
that's just for the launch. Bill is recruiting more experts even as I write
this. I'd like to get David Williams from Gartner and Jean-Pierre Garbani
from Forrester involved as well, but they're behind the iron walls of the
Bill's thinking is that business service management covers a series of
related topics. See his introduction - The Why &... (more)
ATLANTA, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- ComputerJobs.com
(http://www.computerjobs.com/), the leading IT employment Web site for
Information Technology professionals and those who employ them, today
announced the launch of a new online community where IT professionals can
discuss their careers, technology, current events and more. The new
community, dubbed "The ComputerJobs.com Community"
(http://www.computerjobscommunity.com/), also offers original articles
covering a wide range of topics, the top resume keyword searches performed by
employers each week and the ability to search for high-tech jobs on
"We answer a lot of email every day from ComputerJobs.com users asking for
advice about their career, various IT certifications, workplace issues,
etc.," says Michael Turner, Vice President of Marketing at ComputerJobs.com.
"We created The ComputerJobs.com... (more)
Welcome to Java Certification Path. If you are reading this article, it means
that you are thinking or have decided to take Java Certification. Let me
start off by congratulating you on this decision to boost your career
To become a successful Java professional it is good to acquire Java
certification to show their evidence. Java certifications adds more
confidence to your job responsibilities as well as improves your career
potential, of-course you can get higher salary than others.
Oracle’s Java certifications are designed to be focused on particular roles
in the software development cycle and, therefore, are more useful than
Oracle currently offers the following Java certifications, which are
classified by level and specialization. Most of the certifications require
you to pass a multiple choice exam, but some require you to ... (more)