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From the #1 Name in Professional Certification
Get on the road to becoming a Java 2 certified professional programmer with this concise, affordable, and portable study tool. Certification guru Mike Meyers and his selected trailblazers will guide you on your career path, providing expert tips and sound advice along the way. With an intensive focus on only what you need to know to pass the test, this Certification Passport is your ticket to success on exam day.
In Each Chapter:
*Itinerary--List of official exam objectives covered
*ETA--Amount of time needed to complete the lesson
*Travel Advisories--Expert advice on critical topics
*Local Lingos--Concise definitions of key terms and concepts
*Travel Assistance--Recommended resources for more information
*Exam Tips--Callouts of common exam pitfalls
*Checkpoint--End-of-chapter review with questions and answers
*Career Flight Path--Career options mapped out to maximize the return from your IT journey
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About the Series Editor:
Mike Meyers is the best-selling author of three editions of the #1 A+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide and several other computer books. He is the president and founder of Total Seminars, LLC, a major provider of PC and network repair seminars for thousands of organizations throughout the world and a member of CompTIA.
About the Author
Phil Hanna (Raleigh, NC) is a principal systems developer working one e-commerce solutions in the Research and Development Division of SAS Institute. Formerly a consultant at Chase Manhattan Bank, he worked for 7 years at IBM developing network-based software. He has more than 20 years experience as a programmer, analyst, project leader, and systems architect. Kathy Sierra (Arvada, CO) travels the globe spreading the word about Java by teaching a variety of Java courses through Sun Educational Services. Kathy started javaranch.com in January 1998. The site is dedicated to Java newbies and those seeking Java certification. Jane Griscti (Toronto, Canada) is employed by the IBM HelpCentre where she currently develops internal tools using a combination of Notes Databases, Rexx, and DB2.