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Cleared IBM486, now ICED.

trivikram Kumar
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Joined: Feb 21, 2005
Posts: 172
I cleared IBM-486 last week with 77% and now an ICED.

The exam was not very difficult, but we need to understand Larmen's concepts and Fowlers statements.

My preparation time was 1.5 months and I read Larmens and Fowlers books at least 3-4 times to get strong hold on the topics and concepts.

There were not many questions on Design patterns.

I also used, MZ's quizzes, Bala's notes and exams, cfw exams ,ICE exam and EZ notes.

I felt the sample test was easier than the real test, might be because of reading those questions many times.

Thanks to all the ranchers for all your help.Thanks MZ for your quizzes .Thanks Patrick for your positive encouragement to not be scared about the exam.

I am very happy that I would be getting a certificate FINALLY.

Thanks all !!

Javainn<br /> <br />SCJP,SCWCD,SCBCD,<br />ICED (IBM-287,IBM-484,IBM-486)
IBM certified in DB2 V 8.1 Family Fundamentals (IBM 700)
Nicholas Cheung
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Joined: Nov 07, 2003
Posts: 4982


SCJP 1.2, OCP 9i DBA, SCWCD 1.3, SCJP 1.4 (SAI), SCJD 1.4, SCWCD 1.4 (Beta), ICED (IBM 287, IBM 484, IBM 486), SCMAD 1.0 (Beta), SCBCD 1.3, ICSD (IBM 288), ICDBA (IBM 700, IBM 701), SCDJWS, ICSD (IBM 348), OCP 10g DBA (Beta), SCJP 5.0 (Beta), SCJA 1.0 (Beta), MCP(70-270), SCBCD 5.0 (Beta), SCJP 6.0, SCEA for JEE5 (in progress)
Mikalai Zaikin
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Joined: Jun 04, 2002
Posts: 3322
Originally posted by trivikram Kumar:
I cleared IBM-486 last week with 77% and now an ICED.
Thanks MZ for your quizzes .
Thanks all !!

Congratulations !

Glad to know my Magnet Mocker was useful


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