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Sarmad Sindhi
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Joined: Dec 21, 2000
Posts: 37
I passed the IBM XML certification today.Got 66%.
I have been working with Xml and related technologies for more than six months.
I think it is very difficult to pass the exam if you don't have any experience working with xml.This exam is not like Programmer Certification for Java where you need the detailed understanding of every concept.It just requires an overall understanding of the concepts.
I didn't read XML Bible, I used the following books.
Beginning XML.
XML how to Program.
XML in a Nutshell.
Regards
Sarmad
Tanya Rawat
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Joined: Jul 23, 2001
Posts: 31
GREAT !! CONGRATS !!!
Louis Fegun
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Joined: Aug 18, 2001
Posts: 60
Congrats!!. How long did you prepare. Wishing you the best in your career.
Louis.
Sarmad Sindhi
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Joined: Dec 21, 2000
Posts: 37
Thanks Tanya and Louis . I prepared off and on for about three months .Sometimes 2, 3 hours everyday for two weeks and then no study for one week, something like that.
[This message has been edited by Sarmad Sindhi (edited September 07, 2001).]
ravi bask
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Joined: Jul 05, 2001
Posts: 58
hi sarmad,
hey CONGRATS .. All the best for ur future assignments, so what is next?
Do u know onething , u din't read XML bible, that's why u got 66% i guess, if u would hv read XML bible u would hv got 75%
but getting 66% is so tough, u did it, congrats again
san
 
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