Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Essentials

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Essentials

The Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Essentials (1Z1-564) exam is designed for individuals who possess a strong foundation and expertise in selling or implementing Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper solutions. This certification exam covers topics such as: Installation, Configuration and Management, EDRs and Alarms, Service Level Agreements, Policy Enforcement, and Communication and Container Services. Up-to-date training and field experience are recommended.

The Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Implementation Specialist certification recognizes OPN members as OPN Certified Specialists. This certification differentiates OPN members in the marketplace by providing a competitive edge through proven expertise. This certification helps the OPN member’s partner organization qualify for the Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Specialization.

Exam Number:
1Z0-564
Duration:
120 minutes
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Beta Exam available as of July 2, 2011. Beta end dates are subject to change without notice. Please check our Beta Exam Information page for tentative beta end dates.
Number of
Questions:
68
Exam Price:
US$ 245

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Passing
Score:
62%

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Certifications
Earned:
Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Certified Implementation Specialist

OPN Certified Specialist

 

Recommended Training Additional Information & Resources Exam Topics Fraudulent Activity Policy

Recommended Training
OPN Exam Study Guide
Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Exam Study Guide (PDF)
OPN Guided Learning Path
Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper 5 Implementation Specialist

 

Additional Information & Resources

Exam Retake Policy
Specialization Catalog (PDF) for all launched and planned Specializations
Product Mapping to Specialization (XLS)


 

Exam Topics

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper

  • Describe how Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper exposes network capabilities to applications
  • List Services Gatekeeper features and solutions

Architecture

  • Describe Services Gatekeeper architecture
  • Describe the function of communication and container services and how they are deployed
  • Describe traffic flow
  • Describe Services Gatekeeper failover scenarios
  • Describe general geographic redundancy architecture and requirements
  • Describe supported hardware and software

Partner Relationship Management

  • Describe the purpose of the Partner Relationship Management Interface
  • Describe the specific security details for the Partner Relationship Management Interface

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Service Level Agreements

  • Identify the SLAs used by Services Gatekeeper
  • Describe the specific function of each SLA
  • Describe the policies that each SLA defines
  • Describe the types of accounts and groups used by Services Gatekeeper
  • Explain the account, group, and SLA hierarchy

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Policy Enforcement

  • Describe how the Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper interceptors control the request workflow and enforce policy rules
  • Invoke interceptors
  • Use interceptors to customize request workflow

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper EDRs, CDRs, and Alarms

  • Explain how EDRs, CDRs, and alarms are generated and categorized
  • Describe EDR listeners and how you can use them to integrate Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper with external business operations applications
  • Describe different ways to access the EDRs, CDRs, and Alarms

Platform Development Studio

  • Describe the tools available in the Platform Development Studio
  • Describe the features of the Platform Test Environment
  • Explain the functionality of the Unit Test Framework
  • Describe the Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper extensible components
  • Use the Eclipse Wizard

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Installing, Configuring and Managing

  • Install Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper
  • Navigate the directories of the installation
  • Create a Services Gatekeeper domain
  • Navigate the directories of the domain
  • Describe SOA facades

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Communication and Container Services

  • Describe the content of a communications service
  • Describe the deployment model for a communications service
  • Describe the difference between communication services and container services

Configuring and Managing Services Gatekeeper

  • Manage Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper and its components
  • Access and navigate the administration console
  • Use the WebLogic Scripting Tool

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Container Services

  • Use the Plug-in Manager container service to instantiate plug-ins and configure routes
  • Explain Services Gatekeeper budgets
  • Explain the use of the Storage service
  • Describe the use of the EDR container service
  • Describe the use of the SNMP container service
  • Configure the basic behavior of the Trace container service

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Communication Services

  • Describe the interfaces for Communication Services
  • Describe the available Communication Services
  • Describe the usage of the configuration store
  • Describe the usage of the heartbeat functionality

Accounts, Groups, and SLAs

  • Use Application-centric SLAs
  • Use Network-centric SLAs
  • Describe Subscriber-centric SLAs

Oracle Communications Services Gatekeeper Platform Test Environment

  • Use PTE to access the available server information
  • Use PTE to browse the database tables and data
  • Use PTE to configure network simulators
  • Use PTE to test communication services

Troubleshooting

  • Find information for basic troubleshooting
  • Perform basic troubleshooting

Use Cases for Extending Services Gatekeeper

  • Describe some parts of Services Gatekeeper that can be extended
  • Describe some problem scenarios that can be solved through extending Services Gatekeeper

Introduction To Eclipse and the Services Gatekeeper Plugin

  • Describe the Eclipse project
  • Describe some of the features of the Oracle Enterprise Pack for Eclipse
  • Use Eclipse as your development environment for Services Gatekeeper

Interceptor Development

  • Build a custom interceptor
  • Deploy a custom interceptor
  • Explain the usage of XParams
  • Access XParams in a custom interceptor

Extending Services Gatekeeper

  • Build and deploy the Example Communication Service extensions for the Platform Test Environment
  • Build and deploy the Example Communication Service
  • Test the Example Communication Service from the Platform Test Environment
  • Extend the Platform Test Environment with a Simulator
  • Extend the Platform Test Environment with a Client
  • Build a SOAP-to-SOAP Communication Service

 

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