IBM DB2 Universal Database V8.1 database administration certification study pack

This study pack is designed to help you to complete IBM® DB2® Universal Database™ (DB2 UDB) v8.1 database administration certification. It contains the study materials and exercises to prepare you to pass both DB2 UDB V8.1 Family Fundamentals exam (Test 700) and the DB2 UDB V8.1 Database Administration Certification exam (Test 701).

Clara Liu (claraliu@ca.ibm.com), Database Consultant, IBM Toronto

Clara Liu works as a DB2 UDB consultant at the IBM Toronto Laboratory. As a member of the Data Management Channel Development Team, she works closely with IBM business partners. Clara specializes in database application development and integration of new technologies with DB2. She teaches DB2 UDB certification courses to IBM business partners and at conferences. She co-authored several books which can be found at your favorite online bookstore.



Samuel Poon (poons@ca.ibm.com), Database Consultant, IBM

Sam Poon photoSamuel Poon works as a DB2 Database consultant at IBM Toronto Laboratory. He is a member of the Information Management Technical Enablement team. He is certified as IBM DB2 Advanced DBA and DB2 Application Developer.



Cindy Wong (cindywon@ca.ibm.com), Database Consultant, IBM

Cindy Wong photoCindy Wong is a database consultant from the IBM Toronto Laboratory.



17 March 2005

Welcome

Thank you for your interest in the DB2 UDB V8.1 Database Administration Certification for Linux™, UNIX®, and Windows®. You have come to the right place to prepare for the tests. This study pack is organized to help you with the preparation for Test 700 DB2 UDB V8.1 Family Fundamentals and Test 701 DB2 UDB V8.1 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration. You need to pass both tests for the DB2 UDB V8.1 Database Administration certification.


Study pack

The DB2 UDB V8.1 Database Administration certification study pack contains a collection of study materials that highlight the areas and topics covered in the tests. You can download the study pack in the Download section

Here are the steps to take as you explore the components of the study pack. If you make use of all the materials and services here to study for the tests, certification success will not be far away.

  • Take the online tutorials.
  • Review the online supplementary materials.
  • Try the sample test questions.
  • Get familiar with the DB2 Information Center.
  • Take the free online assessment exams.
  • Take advantage of the e-Tutoring service.

Online tutorial

The online tutorial provides a solid base for each section of each exam. It can be downloaded free of charge at the links below.

Become an IBM Certified Database Administrator

If you make use of all the materials and services here to study for the tests, success in obtaining the certification will not be far away.

Online supplementary materials

The online supplementary materials provide you with additional information and a more in-depth understanding of the subjects. It is highly recommended that you study both the online tutorial and supplementary materials thoroughly.

Sample test questions

After completing the online tutorial and studying the materials, you can use the sample test questions to test your understanding of the topics. Answers to the sample questions are provided to validate your answers.

DB2 Information Center

While you are studying the materials or doing the hands-on exercises, you might run into problems or have questions. The DB2 online Information Center is your best friend here. The study pack shows you how to use the DB2 information center.

Free online DB2 certification assessment exams

The DB2 information management professional certification assessment exams are now available at DB2 Information Management Assessment Exams page . The assessment exams will allow you to test your readiness and identify areas in need of focused study to prepare you for success on exam day. These DB2 assessments are offered free of charge, regardless of the number of times taken. To access the assessments, simply go the above URL and register.

e-Tutoring service

Sometimes, you might just need to talk to a DB2 expert for clarification. The IBM Virtual Innovation Center (VIC) provides an e-Tutoring service. You can initiate a live chat session with a DB2 expert for any DB2 related questions. In order to use the e-Tutoring service, you need to become a member of the IBM Virtual Innovation Center. For details, please refer to the study pack.


Download

DescriptionNameSize
DB2 UDB V8.1 DBA Certification Study PackDB2DBACertStudyPack.zip  ( HTTP | FTP )4 MB

Resources

If you are interested in additional reference materials, the following is the suggested list.

Comments

developerWorks: Sign in

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


Need an IBM ID?
Forgot your IBM ID?


Forgot your password?
Change your password

By clicking Submit, you agree to the developerWorks terms of use.

 


The first time you sign into developerWorks, a profile is created for you. Information in your profile (your name, country/region, and company name) is displayed to the public and will accompany any content you post, unless you opt to hide your company name. You may update your IBM account at any time.

All information submitted is secure.

Choose your display name



The first time you sign in to developerWorks, a profile is created for you, so you need to choose a display name. Your display name accompanies the content you post on developerWorks.

Please choose a display name between 3-31 characters. Your display name must be unique in the developerWorks community and should not be your email address for privacy reasons.

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

(Must be between 3 – 31 characters.)

By clicking Submit, you agree to the developerWorks terms of use.

 


All information submitted is secure.

Dig deeper into Information management on developerWorks


static.content.url=http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/js/artrating/
SITE_ID=1
Zone=Information Management
ArticleID=58340
ArticleTitle=IBM DB2 Universal Database V8.1 database administration certification study pack
publish-date=03172005