Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 7.9.6 for ERP Certified Implementation Specialist

Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 7 for ERP Essentials

Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) Applications are complete, prebuilt BI solutions that deliver intuitive, role-based intelligence throughout an organization.

Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 7 for ERP Essentials (1Z0-525)
exam tests your training and experience to ensure that you have a strong foundation and expertise in Oracle Business Intelligence Applications. The exam targets the intermediate-level implementation team member. Up-to-date training and field experience are recommended.

Oracle Partners passing this exam will be recognized as OPN Certified Specialists. This certification helps their companies qualify for the Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Specialization.  

Exam Number:
90 minutes
Associated Certifications:
Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 7 for ERP Certified Implementation Specialist
# of Questions:
Exam Price:
US $245

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62 %

Passing score subject to change. View Details
Exam Validation:
Exam validated against release 7.9.6
Exam Format:
Multiple Choice


Recommended Training Additional Information & Resources Exam Topics Fraudulent Activity Policy

Recommended Training
Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 7 for ERP Essentials – Exam Study Guide (PDF)
OPN Guided Learning Path
Business Intelligence Applications 7.9.6 Implementation
Boot Camps
Oracle Business Intelligence Applications for ERP


Additional Information & Resources
Exam Retake Policy
Specialization Catalog (PDF) for all launched and planned Specializations
Product Mapping to Specialization (XLS)
More Training Opportunities for Oracle Partners


Exam Topics

Oracle BI and EPM System Overview

  • Describe Oracle’s overall EPM System
  • Define and describe business analytics and business intelligence
  • Describe how Oracle BI Applications address business intelligence challenges
  • Describe the Oracle BI Applications products & components

Oracle BI Applications Architecture

  • Identify the major components of the Oracle BI Applications architecture
  • Describe the function of Oracle BI Applications components
  • Explain the relationships among Oracle BI Applications components
  • Describe architectural alternatives for a BI Applications implementation

Oracle BI Applications components Installation & Configuration

  • Describe BI Application system requirements and supported platforms
  • Install BI Applications server components
  • Install Informatica PowerCenter client tools
  • Configure Informatica PowerCenter for Oracle BI Applications
  • Install Oracle Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC)
  • Configure DAC for Oracle BI Applications
  • Configure the out of the box Oracle BI Applications Repository
  • Validate Oracle BI Applications installations

Oracle Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC) User Interface Overview

  • Explain the components of the DAC user interface
  • Explain ETL basics and relation between Informatica and DAC
  • Use DAC to define and execute out of the box execution plans
  • Use DAC to define and execute new ETL Batches
  • Use DAC and Informatica to monitor Task executions
  • Use DAC and Informatica to debug failed Tasks
  • Use settings for Change Data Capture
  • Use DAC for Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse maintenance

Oracle BI Applications Security

  • Use session variables and external database authentication
  • Use user groups for user interface security

Oracle BI User Interface Integration

  • Explain options to integrate Requests and Dashboards in web portals
  • Use single sign-on functionality to integrate with OLTP source systems.
  • Use action link functionality to integrate with OLTP source systems.

Oracle BI Applications Customizations

  • Describe types of customization in Oracle Business Analytics Warehouse
  • Define steps in Informatica for a type I Customization
  • Define steps in Informatica for a type II Customization
  • Define steps for registering customizations in DAC
  • Finalize and test customizations

Oracle BI Applications Project planning & Deployment

  • Explain Oracle BI Applications project flow
  • Promote materials to a new environment
  • Define team roles and capabilities

Oracle BI Applications specifics for Oracle eBusiness Suite

  • Configuring Oracle BI Applications for e Business Suite
  • Use Oracle Slowly Changing Dimensions 


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