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Passed With 81%

 
Aryan Khan
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Hi all,

Yesterday I cleared the XML exam with 81%. I found the exam to be easy other than very long questions and exhbits.

Thanks alot for all your support.

Ahmad
 
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Congratulations!!!
 
Peter Sin
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Congratz !
 
Ranjani Theyagarajan
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Hi Ahmad,

I am planning to take up this certification. can you guide me to start with?

Regards,
Ranjani
 
Shatabdi Choudhury
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Hello Ahmad,

congrats. I am also planning to take the exam. Can you suggest some books/links to start with ?

thanks in advance,
Shatabdi
 
Aryan Khan
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Thanks alot to all of you...--

Ranjan and Shatabdi,

I would suggest to take the new XML exam 142 which will be releasted after 20 days( I was in a hurry, couldnt wait).
I do not know the material for the new exam, but for current 141 exam, following are some useful resources:

1. O'reily XSLT book.
2.XML In a nutshell
3.Professional XML 2nd edition.
4.Whizlab exam simulator

Also I found a xml editor(more than a editor), xml cooktop which is very very helpful in learning XPATH and XSLT. You can write XPATH location paths against xml document and see the result with out writing any code. Same for XSLT.
there website is
XML Cooktop
 
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Hi Ahmad,

81% is a good score. Congrats !!!

I wanted to ask you a few question. How much time you devoted for the preparation? Did you had prior experience with XML? Was the whizlab simulator good/ helpful?

Thanks and Regards,
- Namit

[ June 24, 2006: Message edited by: Namit Kabra ]
[ June 24, 2006: Message edited by: Namit Kabra ]
 
Aryan Khan
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Thanks Namit,

I had a preparation time of a month.

Whizlab simulator is very helpful during preparation. After using the simulator you start preparing and studying from a exam point of view.

So I would suggest it.

HTH,
Ahmad
 
Hari Vignesh Padmanaban
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Originally posted by Ahmad Khan:
Thanks Namit,

I had a preparation time of a month.

Whizlab simulator is very helpful during preparation. After using the simulator you start preparing and studying from a exam point of view.

So I would suggest it.

HTH,
Ahmad



Congrats Ahmad
Glad that the exam simulator was useful
 
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Originally posted by Ahmad Khan:
Hi all,

Yesterday I cleared the XML exam with 81%.


Congratz, Ahmad !
 
Aryan Khan
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Thanks alot..
 
Chandrasekhar Mangipudi
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HI Ahmad Khan . Congrats.....
I too want to get xml and ocp certification like you.
Thanks
Chandrasekhar Mangipudi.
 
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Even I'm planning for XML and OCP certifications. Hope to finish them along with SCWCD and SCBCD before end of this year.
 
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