Candidates who successfully complete this certification track will have the knowledge and skill necessary to construct powerful back-end functionality that is built on Enterprise JavaBeans version 3.1 technology. Candidates will develop a solid knowledge of EJB technology coding processes involving session beans and message driven beans. This certification track will also train the candidate in areas such as EJB design, transaction management, security, fundamentals of messaging, and best practices.
The first step to take toward earning the Oracle Certified Expert - Java EE 6 Java Persistence API Developer certification certification is becoming certified as an Oracle Certified Professional, Java (SE 5, SE 6, or SE 7) Programmer or any edition of the Sun Certified Java Programmer certifications. Once the candidate obtains one of these required certifications, he or she must then pass the 1Z0-898 Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 6 Java Persistence API Developer Certified Expert exam.