OCRES Intermediate Exam

OMG Certified Real-time and Embedded Specialist™ (OCRES™)

Advanced Exam

The Intermediate Exam covers a range of concepts and knowledge from Real-time and Embedded modeling and programming standards.

Examination Number: ........................ OMG-OCRES-I200
Duration: ............................................. 90 minutes (90 questions)
Exam Fee: ........................................... US $200 (or equivalent in local currency)
Number of Questions: ...................... 90
Minimum Passing Score: ................... 40
Prerequisite: ...................................... OCRES Certification at the Intermediate Level requires that you passed the Fundamental Level OCUP examination.

You are not required to take or pass these examinations in order, or within any time limit.

The OCRES Intermediate Examination covers several chapters of a textbook on real-time software engineering, plus portions of these seven OMG specifications:

  • OMG MDA Guide
  • UML Profile for Schedulability, Performance, and Time
  • UML Profile for Quality of Service and Fault Tolerance
  • Real-time CORBA with Static Scheduling
  • CORBA for Embedded (CORBA/e)
  • Lightweight CORBAservices
  • Data Distribution Service

Follow this link to the Coverage Map, which details all of the sections of each specifications that are covered on each exam, along with links to the documents themselves. You can download all of the covered specifications from OMG's website without charge, but will have to buy the textbook on which the real-time principles sections are based (unless you can find a copy in a nearby company or university library).

  • Software Engineering for Real-time Systems  
    by Jim Cooling, ISBN 0201596202

For more information or questions about the OMG Certification Program, contact  certificationinfo@omg.org.

OCUP, OCRES, OCEB and OCSMP are joint programs of the OMG and the UML Technology Institute (UTI).