Just came to know from Oracle website that they have completely integrated Sun certifications with Oracle certification program. The title of certification has been changed. Now Sun Certified Java Programmer will be know as Oracle Certified Professional, Java Programmer. From Oracle website: Effective September 1, 2010, all Java, Oracle Solaris, MySQL, Open Office and Oracle [...]
Following are the points that are highlighted in Kathi Sierra and Bert Bates book on SCJP6. 1- Console class. 2- NavigableSet and NavigableMap. 3- Lower(int) and higher(int) function are added in Treeset collection. 4- Polling method in TreeSet and TreeMap. 5- TreeSet.descendingSet() and TreeMap.descendingMap(). Thanks to Bilal for discussing these points with me.
From a recent announcement from Oracle under Sun Academic Initiative program (SAI). Now students can get Java certification voucher in $40 till 31st March 2010. This is an excellent opportunity for students. After this date they will give 40% discount on the actual price of the exam fee. Read more on SAI home page: All [...]
Its been a year since I purchased the voucher for SCJP 5.0. But I cant concentrate to have time to prepare it. From last night I have taken the oath to finally make it done. I have started with the book SCJP Sun Certified Programmer for Java 5 Study Guide (Exam 310-055) by Kathy Sierra [...]
When I came to know that Sun is giving away the opportunity to sign up for newly launched SCJP i.e. Sun Java Programmer Plus certification. I registered for it. According to them Selected candidates will be given the opportunity to appear in beta test for free. But still they have this announcement on their website. [...]