IBM 000-550 : IBM solidDB and IBM solidDB Universal Cache Exam
The IBM 000-550 (IBM solidDB and IBM solidDB Universal Cache) examination contains sixty-one questions and is ninety minutes in duration. In order to receive a passing grade on the examination applicants must score at least sixt- three percent on the test. The test is given in the English language only.
Applicants who will be taking the IBM solidDB and IBM solidDB Universal Cache examination should have a thorough knowledge of the reasons to install, configure the use of, and troubleshoot the various IBM solidDB and IBM solidDB Universal Cache products. Associated courses are available to ensure applicants have all the information they need to know about the subject, although day-to-day operations should give applicants enough knowledge about the subject. Classroom training advisable, but is not a prerequisite to taking the exam.
The 000-550 examination is divided into five sections. Each section covers a topic about which applicants should possess a substantial amount of knowledge . These topics include: architecture, administration, installation, performance, cache, troubleshooting, monitoring and diagnostics, as well as high availability. Several subtopics relating to different aspects of the primary topics will also be included in the test. Applicants are expected to have a good understanding of both the primary topics and the subtopics covered by the examination.