Announcement: The certification exam retake policy has changed

The certification exam retake policy allows candidates to retake a certification exam that they did not pass. This policy was put in place to provide candidates with additional time to prepare for a failed exam, and also to protect the integrity of the certification exam content. Certification exam retake policy:

  • Candidates are required to wait 14 calendar days before retaking a failed proctored certification exam.
  • Candidates are not allowed to retake beta exams.
  • Candidates are (more...)

Partners can earn an OPN Certified Specialist accreditation at Test Fest @ OPN Central, during Orale OpenWorld!

The Test Fest offers ten testing sessions for partners to register and take exams for free! The selection of exams is broad and available on the registration link!


Oracle OpenWorld & JavaOne – What you need to know

  • OpenWorld & JavaOne Pre-registration is now open! Save $200 off the onsite conference price by registering before October 23.
  • Partners are encouraged to earn their accreditation at OPN Test Fest @ OpenWorld! Book a seat for the exam of your choice for any of the ten scheduled sessions.
  • The Oracle Appreciation Event presents two stellar award-winning performers: Elton John and special guest, Beck! An Oracle Appreciation Event ticket is included with the purchase of a (more...)

Oracle Database 12c PRAGMA UDF and WITH clause enhancements

Here are two interesting enhancements in Oracle database 12c PL/SQL. PL/SQL subprogram defined using WITH clause of a subquery – Oracle database 12c allows PL/SQL declaration section in the WITH clause. One can define PL/SQL function or procedure into a WITH clause. Functions declared in the PL/SQL declaration section can (more...)