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.
Last week I passed the XML exam with a score of 79% , Thanks Hari and Pradeep for your IBM XML Certification Success tutorials, it would not have been possible for me to get started for the exam preparation without your tutorials. I read the tutorial two to three times before reading other books or materials. Thanks for all javaranch members for their very valuable information that helped me for the exam preparation.
My Scores: Architecture - 18% - 100% Information Modeling - 27% - 66% XML Processing � 33% - 88% XML Rendering � 11% - 66% Testing and Tuning � 11% - 66%
My preparation: Two months - 2 to 3 hrs a day, 4 to 6 hrs on weekends
Whizlabs Exam Simulator � Helped me a lot to know about the pattern of the exam. Also I took the Shashank Tanksali's IBM XML (141) Mock Exam, skillometer free test and IBM�s sample test.
I am very happy that I made it through the exam with good score
Subbu Chandranathan<br />---------------------------------<br />Developing and Implementing Web Applications with Microsoft Visual C#.NET and Microsoft Visual Studio.NET<br /> <br />Developing and Implementing Windows-based Applications with Microsoft VB.NET and Microsoft Visual Studio.NET