Complete Exam Preparation for Exam 1Z0-050
This book is one of the new Oracle 11g exam guides from Oracle Press. The book tried to prepare you for the OCP Exam 1Z0-050 which is the Oracle 11g New Features for Administrators exam.
Each chapter in turn includes exercises, practice questions, two minute drills and chapter summaries. The appendix also includes a glossary section.
The book itself covers installing and upgrading Oracle 11g, diagnosing and resolving problems, database security, SQL tuning, Automatic Storage Management, performance enhancements, RMAN and Flashback, Oracle Secure Files and other miscellaneous new features.
The CD that accompanies the book includes one full practice exam which simulates the actual OCP exam, as well as the complete book as an ebook. There are also detailed answers and explanations as well as a bonus exam which is available online together with a score report performance assessment tool.
Overall the OCP New Features for Administrators Exam Guide is really concise and includes everything you need to know to help you pass your OCP exam. The book contains some well written explanations and code examples. A really nice thing is having an actual practice exam with over 300 practice questions on the accompanying CD.