I just booked in to give Oracle Access Management Suite Plus 11g Essentials Exam (1Z0-479) in August 2014. This give me good 2 months time to prepare(hopefully 😉 ). I will try to blog the main points and references that I go through which should def help me in future and hopefully other OAM Consultants.
Now some main points about this certification:
a) This certification tests the knowledge of Oracle Access Management Suite Plus 11g which is the most comprehensive solution – tightly integrated and engineered together to protect access from the endpoint to the cloud. It is the industry’s most advanced solution for securing applications, data, web-services and cloud-based services. Through a broad feature set – which includes authentication, single sign-on, mobile and social sign- on, entitlement management, fine- grained authorization, fraud detection, risk-aware authentication, security tokens services and identity federation – Oracle Access Management Suite Plus provides an integrated, modular architecture that enables customers to deploy a complete access solution.
b) Topics tested in exams #1Z0-479 are :-
- Oracle Access Management Suite Plus fundamentals
- Oracle Access Manager
- Oracle Access Management Security Token Service
- Oracle Access Management Identity Federation
- Oracle Access Management Mobile and Social
- Oracle Adaptive Access Manager
- Oracle Entitlements Server
Details of each topic can be found here.
c) Exam Study Guide which is really helpful can be found here.