Informatica Master Data Management Certification

The Informatica family of Master Data Management products improves operations and decisions with consolidated and reliable data. With Master Data Management Certification, you increase your value in configuring the MDM Hub.

There are two levels of Master Data Management Certification designed to define product competency by job role:

  • The Informatica Certified Specialist level exams measure your competency as a full member of an Informatica project implementation team. You must pass a proctored, written exam to become an Informatica Certified Specialist.
  • The Informatica Certified Expert exam evaluates your fluency with Informatica's proven implementation methodology, Informatica Velocity® and validates your ability to lead an Informatica project team.

Informatica Certified Professional Exams for Master Data Management

Master Data Management : Administrator, Specialist

This exam assesses your skills and capabilities in the installation of Informatica MDM (in both test and user environments). You need to know where to find information, how to troubleshoot, and how to set and view log files. You also need to know about Informatica MDM upgrade processes and security.

ICA Master Data Management: Developer, Specialist

This exam measures your competency as a member of a project implementation team. You should be able to explain and identify the MDM product architecture, and to configure its main components including cleanse engine, match server, hierarchy manager, data governance tools and workflows.

In addition, you should be able configure the MDM Hub tools and workbenches to build an organization’s data model, configure and execute the MDM Hub data management processes such as the Landing, Staging, Trust, Load, Match and Merge. You should be able set up security, provide for external application access to MDM Hub services, and other customization tasks by using the Services Integration Framework (SIF) and User Exits. You should also be able to use the Metadata Manager tool to validate an organization’s metadata, promote changes between repositories, import objects into repositories, export repositories, and related tasks. Finally, you should be able to describe the MDM Hub Resource Kit.

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