Hello everyone, I just finished taking SCBCD and SCWCD. I am interested in taking the certification exam for IBM websphere studio. I am new to Websphere. I have delpoyed some sample aplications in weblogic!!. Going thro the web pages of IBM (the exam specifications) I was rather confused !!! Is it possible for me to take exam 287 before taking exam 285? Or is it like that I should follow the order like 285, 286 and then 287? I dint see any pre-requisite exams for exam 286 or 287 !!!
Any help in this direction would greatly be appriciated :-) Thanks Hari
Hello Hari, There are no prerequisites whatsoever. You can take whichever test you like. It depends on what you perceive to be your level of expertise. Regards,
Howard Kushner<br />IBM Certified Enterprise Developer - WebSphere Studio Application Developer V5.0<br />IBM Certified Advanced System Administrator - WebSphere Application Server V5.0<br />IBM Certified Solution Developer - Web Services with WebSphere Studio V5.1<br /><a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1931182108/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Developing J2EE Applications with WebSphere Studio</a> my Certification Study Guide for IBM Test 287
I am taking XML exam now, following it with UML, then j2ee connectivity and then 287!!! Or mabe I would take 486 last as suggested by you !! So thats quite a long time atleast another 2 months!! (Most probably in March !!) Anyways got XML exam comming up next week ... and I am getting the book written by you for the 287 exam after seeing the wonderful reviews from the readers !!! Thanx and Merry Christmas!!! hari