In this post I am going to cover new certification launched for Oracle Identity Management i.e. Oracle Identity Governance Suite 11g Essentials (1Z1-459)  (Currently Beta Version)


Oracle Identity Governance 11g mainly consists of three Oracle products

a) Oracle Identity Manager (OIM) – more on OIM here
b) Oracle Identity Analytics (OIA) – more on OIA here
c) Oracle Privileged Account Management (PAM) – PAM is introduced in Identity Management 11gR2


Certification consists of following 14 topics

1. Oracle Identity Governance fundamentals
2. Oracle Identity Governance system architecture
3. Branding and UI customizations
4. Catalog
5. Approval workflows and Requests Configuration
6. Security
7. Bulk Load and Postprocessing
8. Reconciliation and Postprocessing
9. Provisioning, Role Based Access Control and Access Policies
10. Connectors
11. Events Handlers, Notifications, Reports, Scheduled tasks
12. Identity Analytics
13. Privilege Account Management
14. Deployment


  • Exam study guide is available at here
  • If you are planning to take this Beta certification then register yourself at Pearson Vue (Registration will take around 24 hours)


I am going to cover these topics over coming weeks in detail including supporting document. If you are attempting for this certification then share documents you follow under comments section.