Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Essentials

Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Essentials

The Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Implementation Specialist certification (1Z0-599) is designed for individuals who possess a strong foundation and expertise in selling and implementing Oracle WebLogic Server solutions. The candidates should have hands on experience in installing, administering, and configuring Oracle WebLogic Server 12c and its components, including, Java Enterprise Edition (EE) Applications. The certification covers topics such as: system architecture, deployment & post-install configurations and implementation best practices. This certification differentiates candidates in the marketplace by providing a competitive edge through proven expertise. Up-to-date training and field experience are recommended.

This certification is available to all candidates but is geared towards members of the Oracle Partner Network. OPN members earning this certification will be recognized as OPN Certified Specialists. This certification qualifies as competency criteria for the Oracle WebLogic Server Specialization.

Exam Number: 1Z0-599 Duration: 120
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Exam Price: US$ 245

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Passing Score: 63%

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Certifications Earned: Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Certified Implementation Specialist

OPN Certified Specialist

 

Recommended Training and Preparation Additional Information & Resources Exam Topics Fraudulent Activity Policy

Recommended Training and Preparation
Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Essentials Exam Study Guide (PDF)
OPN Guided Learning Path
Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Implementation Specialist

 

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

 

Exam Topics

Cloud Application Foundation (CAF) Fundamentals

  • Describe Cloud Application Foundation concepts
  • Identify components of WebLogic Suite
  • Identify differences between WebLogic Server (WLS) SE, EE & Suite
  • Describe the problem domain of Coherence with WLS
  • Describe Oracle Cloud Computing business drivers
  • Describe Virtual Assembly Builder Studio features
  • Describe supported and custom Appliances for Virtual Assemblies
  • Describe ActiveCache (WLS and Coherence)

WebLogic Server Fundamentals

  • Describe the different WLS distributions that are available
  • Describe Enterprise Grid Messaging
  • Describe Active GridLink for Real Application Cluster (RAC) features
  • Explain WLS Domain concepts
  • Install WLS
  • Create and use WLS Domain Templates
  • Automate WLS administration tasks with WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST)
  • Secure WLS resources and applications
  • Configure and use WLS Work Managers, Contexts and Constraints
  • Create and target JDBC Connection Pools
  • Create and target JMS Distributed Queues
  • Create and target JMS Distributed Topics
  • Configure and use WebLogic Diagnostic Framework (WLDF)
  • Configure and use JRockit Flight Recorder and WLDF integration
  • Tune the Application Server Environment including the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) for performance
  • Troubleshoot and debug WLS using logs and thread dumps

Deploy Java Enterprise Edition (EE) Applications

  • Describe Java EE 6 and Developer Productivity features
  • Describe Java Integrated Development Environments (IDE) support
  • Describe Maven integration features
  • Describe Java SE packaging
  • Describe the structure and parts of a Java web application
  • Describe the structure and parts of a Java enterprise applicatione
  • Deploy Java EE applications to WLS
  • Deploy Java EE applications using a Deployment Plan
  • Deploy WLS shared libraries and associate them with applications
  • Deploy applications using the WLS Administration Port and Side by Side Deployment
  • Use the Continuous Integration (CI) and Build Tools that WLS supports (ANT, Maven, etc.)
  • Enable and use WLS Fast Swap for Rapid Redeployment
  • Troubleshoot classloading conflicts with the ClassLoader Analysis Tool
  • Describe WLS Spring Support and how Spring can utilize WLS features
  • Secure Java EE applications

WebLogic Server Management

  • Use JRockit Mission Control to monitor WLS at runtime
  • Use JRockit Mission Control to view JRockit Flight Recorder and WLDF data
  • Monitor and diagnose WLS for best performance
  • Use the WLS Admin Console to manage WLS
  • Start and stop WLS instances using the Node Manager

WebLogic Server Advanced Topics

  • Describe the value that WLS offers above an EE container
  • Describe JDBC
  • Describe WLS Distributed JMS
  • Describe WLS Clustering
  • Use Scripting with WLS
  • Use Automation options for WLS
  • Describe Remote Procedure Calls (RPC) & Web Services Standards supported by WLS
  • Describe Web Session and XA Affinity features of Active GridLink
  • Configure WLS to store Transaction Logs in a Database
  • Configure systems for High Availability
  • Configure and use advanced JMS features: Store and Forward
  • Configure and use advanced JMS features: Unit of Order (UOO) and Unit of Work (UOW)
  • Configure and use TopLink Grid - Java Persistence API (JPA) and Coherence
  • Configure systems for ease of Disaster Recovery
  • Configure and use ActiveCache (WLS and Coherence)
  • Implement High Availability (HA) in WLS with Service and Server Migration

WebLogic Server System Architecture

  • Design a scaled-out solution with WLS
  • Architect a highly available WLS system
  • Use proxy web server
  • Use load balancer
  • Design a WLS system for maximum uptime, availability and business continuity

WebLogic Server Implementation Best Practices

  • Create WLS system design considerations
  • Create a WLS Domain using best practices
  • Configure a WLS Cluster and Managed Servers using best practices
  • Configure the JVM where WLS runs using best practices
  • Configure JDBC Connection Pools using best practices
  • Configure JMS using best practices
  • Use Work Managers using best practices
  • Install with Node Manager using best practices

WebLogic Server Patching and Upgrading with SmartUpdate

  • Describe how patches are applied to WLS
  • Apply a rolling patch strategy to a WLS Cluster to ensure maximum availability
  • Upgrade from WLS 10.3.3 to newer versions
  • Upgrade from Oracle Application Server (OC4J/OAS) to WLS
  • Describe Oracle offerings for upgrading from non-Oracle platforms to WLS

Integrate Enterprise Manager and WebLogic Server

  • Integrate Enterprise Manager with WLS
  • Explain how to position WebLogic Management Pack EE
  • Describe Real Operation Automation
  • Describe Real Operation Insight
  • Use Enterprise Manager Lifecycle Management for WLS
  • Describe Enterprise Manager Real User Experience Insight
  • Describe Enterprise Manager Business Transaction Management for WLS
  • Describe Enterprise Manager Configuration Management for WLS

 

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