Oracle announces free online learning and certifications

Oracle announces free online learning and certifications
The Siliconreview
16 April, 2020

A virus outbreak or a natural disaster, one thing which we can never lockdown is continuous learning, thanks to technology that we can learn anything and everything online with just one click away. As a helping hand, the computer software giant, Oracle, has announced free access to online learning content and certifications for a broad array of users for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database. This program will be available through May 15, 2020.

This learning program allows any developer, technical professional, architect, student and professor, to have access to more than 50 hours of online training and six certification exams.

Oracle University will provide users with free access to materials for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle Autonomous Database, as well as content related to topics such as data science, machine learning, and multi-cloud environments, such as integration with Microsoft Azure.

The program was announced by Raghu Viswanathan, vice president of education products and delivery, Oracle University. "We’re making high-quality videos, access to subject matter experts, and recorded demos of hands-on labs available anywhere, anytime so IT pros can accelerate their learning and gain highly sought-after skills. Machine translation (sub-titles only) will also be available for Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, and Spanish speaking countries for all the videos," wrote Viswanathan. "As our customers adapt to a rapidly evolving digital landscape, Oracle is stepping up its efforts to help build critical technical cloud skills they need to ramp up innovation. We believe that certifications help professionals develop in-demand skills, shorten turnaround times for customer projects, enhance their expertise and advance their careers, while improving their overall job performance."