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DB2 Certification Guidelines

Posted: Wed Nov 08, 2006 11:21 am
I am preparing for IBM DB2 Certification.
Can anyone give the references, suggest the books for the test.

It will be good if you share your experiences.


DB2 Certification - Road Map

Posted: Wed Nov 08, 2006 2:28 pm
by Krishna
Road Map to DB2 Certification


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700 DB2 Family Fundamentals Database Associate 

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  	701 DB2 UDB V8.1for Linux, UNIX and Windows Database Administration
	702 DB2 UDB V8.1 for z/OS Database Administration  
	703 DB2 UDB V8.1 Family Application Development 
	705 DB2 Business Intelligence Solutions V8.1  
	706 DB2 UDB V8.1 for Linux, UNIX and Windows Database Administration Upgrade exam
	442 DB2 Content Manager V8  

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704 DB2 UDB V8.1 for Linux, UNIX and Windows Advanced Database Administration  

Take the exam in LEVEL1, then take the any exam in LEVEL 2 depending on your area of interest and then LEVEL2

After passing the ?DB2 Family Fundamentals? entry test #700,
take whichever exam(s) you like. Each one you pass gives you another certification.

Other Tests.. These tests are for version 7.1
512 - DB2 UDB V7.1 Family Fundamentals
514 - DB2 UDB V7.1 Family Application Development
516 - DB2 UDB V7.1 for OS/390 Database Administration

Exam 512 & 514 :

Exam 700 : ... t_tut.html ... 8_tut.html ... am-700.pdf

Exam 701: ... _prep.html

Exam 702 :

Exam 703 : ... p/db2cert/

DB2 - Certification - Everything you need to Know - In this all details were provided. ... sdick.html

DB2 Books ... .book.html

Certification Books

DB2 UDB V8.1 Certification Exam 700 Study Guide by Roger E. Sanders
DB2 UDB V8.1 Certification Exams 701 and 706 Study Guide by Roger E. Sanders


DB2 Certification - Road Map

Posted: Thu Nov 09, 2006 7:57 pm
Thanks Krishna. Information is very useful. :D


Re: DB2 Certification - Road Map

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:49 pm
thanx for the information sir , it would certainly help me persuing the db2 certification.

thanks a lot
bangalore :D

how long its valid

Posted: Tue Feb 17, 2009 7:43 pm
by sivachennai
hello ,

Universal Database V8.1 ,
how certificate will be valid .,
how long we can use it ...


Posted: Wed Feb 18, 2009 1:12 pm
by Natarajan
Hi siva,

Welcome to

In my view, db2 certification is a plus to your resume to get a job.
If you can get dba certification, it will help getting into next level in your company.

I dont have any idea on how long we can use it/valid. You can get more information in the following link. ... 01fosdick/

Posted: Wed Apr 27, 2011 2:11 pm
by Adeline joseph
hi sir,

I am intrested to do certification in DB2...can anyone guide me

Mainframe rehosting

Posted: Sun Apr 29, 2012 11:28 am
by umer001
this book can help you as well in your certification
DB2 9 Family Fundamentals.ababas are very useful for mainframe rehosting and also for mainframes.

Posted: Sun Apr 29, 2012 11:54 pm
by DikDude
umer001 - you need to STOP posting replies to topics that have been inactive a long tme. . .



Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:34 pm
by TammyMiddleton
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