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Skill Set Inventory Data Integration Velocity Methodology 9.x: Expert Certification About the Informatica Certified Professional (ICP)

Skill Set Inventory Data Integration Velocity Methodology 9.x: Expert Certification

About the Informatica Certified Professional (ICP) Program

Informatica certification is a two-stage structure that correlates professional certification with the

“what, why and how” of Informatica implementations:

•Specialist – To achieve Specialist recognition, a candidate must pass a written exam, proctored in person or via webcam. The Specialist exam validates that the individual understands the product and can apply the skills and capabilities required to contribute to a project as a full team member.

•Expert – To reach the Expert level an Informatica Certified Specialist must pass Informatica Velocity Best Practices and Implementation Methodologies Certification. This certification validates that you are able to lead a project implementation team following our best practices.

Our new exams have been developed to define product competency by job role, where demonstrated performance and outcomes validate Informatica implementation skills.

About the Data Integration Velocity Methodology Expert Certification Exam and the Skill Set Inventory

This certification exam is designed to complement the Informatica Certified Professional (ICP) Program. This exam measures your competency as a member of a data integration project implementation team on the use and articulation of the Informatica Velocity methodology for data integration.

The skill set inventory is used to guide your preparation before taking the exam. It is an outline of the technical topics and subject areas that are covered in each exam. The skill set inventory includes test domain weighting, test objectives and topical content. The topics and concepts are included to clarify the test objectives.

A candidate for this exam will be tested on their ability to:

Navigate the Velocity methodology from enterprise strategies, to individual project types, to discrete tasks and product best practices.

Describe key areas of the methodology and driving documents, deliverables, accelerators and templates

Understand Enterprise Strategies, Competencies, and Project types

Understand the Velocity Methodology Phases and key steps

Execute the Design/Build/Test tasks for a generic Data Integration project.

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November 3, 2014

 Leverage Velocity product best practices for architecture and configuration.  Employ Velocity product best practicesData Integration: Velocity Methodology (onDemand eLearning) This training is available for NO cost to you. You will learn how to use the Informatica Velocity Methodology elements to guide successful data integration project implementations throughout the full lifecycle to include: The use of the work breakdown structure to outline all implementation activities including project phases, sub-phases, and tasks for each type of data management. Exam Test Domains The test domains and the extent to which they are represented are equally weighted .  Methodology Overview and Concepts  Methodology Phase Concepts  Use and deployment  Best practices for Data Integration Exam Format  You may select from one or more response offerings to answer a question. 9.X  You will score the question correctly if your response accurately completes the statement or  answers the question. Incorrect distractors are given as possible correct answers so that those without the required  skills and experience may wrongly select that choice. A passing grade of 70% is needed to achieve recognition of Velocity for Data Integration Version  You are given 60 minutes to complete the exam.  Test formats used in this exam are:  Multiple Choice: Select one option that best answers the question or completes the statement Exam Policy • If you do not pass on your 1 attempt, you must wait 2 weeks to take the exam again. Informatica University November 3, 2014 " id="pdf-obj-1-2" src="pdf-obj-1-2.jpg">

Leverage Velocity product best practices for architecture and configuration.

Employ Velocity product best practices for mapping design, development, and testing.

Training Prerequisites

The skills and knowledge areas measured by this exam are focused Velocity Methodology as published by Informatica and available as a link on the Informatica support or communities website. Basic PowerCenter knowledge is required.

Logins to either the Informatica “My Support” or Communities Website is required to access the Informatica Velocity Methodology.

The suggested training prerequisites for this certification level are the completion of the following

Informatica course(s):

This training is available for NO cost to you.

You will learn how to use the Informatica Velocity

Methodology elements to guide successful data integration project implementations throughout the full lifecycle to include: The use of the work breakdown structure to outline all implementation activities

including project phases, sub-phases, and tasks for each type of data management.

Exam Test Domains

The test domains and the extent to which they are represented are equally weighted.

Methodology Overview and Concepts

Methodology Phase Concepts

Use and deployment

Best practices for Data Integration

Exam Format

You may select from one or more response offerings to answer a question.

9.X

You will score the question correctly if your response accurately completes the statement or

answers the question. Incorrect distractors are given as possible correct answers so that those without the required

skills and experience may wrongly select that choice. A passing grade of 70% is needed to achieve recognition of Velocity for Data Integration Version

You are given 60 minutes to complete the exam.

Test formats used in this exam are:

Multiple Choice: Select one option that best answers the question or completes the statement

Exam Policy

If you do not pass on your 1 st attempt, you must wait 2 weeks to take the exam again.

Informatica University

November 3, 2014

• You may take the exam up to 3 times in one year from the date

You may take the exam up to 3 times in one year from the date of your 1 st exam attempt

Test Topics

The exam will contain 40 questions comprised of topics that span across the sections listed below. In order to ensure that you are prepared for the test, review the subtopics associated with each section.

Methodology Overview and Concepts

Enterprise Strategies

Enterprise Competencies

Project Types

Methodology

Methodology Phase Concepts

Number of phases and tasks completed in each phase

Use and deployment

Recommend use of Velocity for data integration and deployment

Best practices for Data Integration

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November 3, 2014