IBM 000-545 : DB2 9.7 SQL Procedure Developer Exam
The IBM 000-545 (DB2 9.7 SQL Procedure Developer) examination contains sixty questions in total. Applicants are given ninety minutes to complete the examination and must obtain a minimum score of sixty percent to pass and to be awarded a certification. The test is available in only one language, English.
Individuals who wish to obtain this certification will demonstrate a significant amount of skill and experience necessary to developing advanced skills for DB2 storage procedures, triggers, and user-defined functions. Potential examinees may elect to take a preparatory course prior to taking the exam, although auch a course is not a prequisite for the test. These courses focus all of their attention on teaching individuals how to work with the DB2 database solutions; they do not focus on the internal workings of the database.
Various topics will be addressed on the IBM 000-545 examination. All the primary topics covered will have related subtopics.. Some of the primary topics covered during the examination are: understanding SQL language, using DB2 SQL procedures, advanced features of a DB2 database, identifying and demonstrating how triggers are used, understanding how to work with related tools for the DB2 database, as well as defining the primary functions of a DB2 database.