This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
No prerequiiste....afterall this exam is not meant only for java professional....pl. also check at the ibm site.... cost is 150 USD... but varies depending upon ur geographic location.... like in India it is 60 USD