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(OCI) Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Architect Professional


Certification Industry: Cloud

Certificate Name: (OCI) Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Architect Professional

Certificate Issuing Authority: Oracle

Certification Price: 245 USD

Certificate Validity:

Certification Details:

The job of a Solutions Architect Professional is to design applications in an organization along with its business outcomes. If you have already passed the OCI Architect Associate exam then this is the next level of credential. It will give you a more detailed insight into the cloud infrastructure and needs hands-on experience and knowledge required to plan, design, implement and operate solutions on OCI. This certification validates advanced concepts of OCI services to control infrastructure, such as but not limited to: High Availability and Disaster Recovery, Data Migration, Network Connectivity, Monitoring, Data Retention, Storage, and Databases.

Average Salary Range of Solutions Architect.

India: INR 1,755,766 per year (Source)


US: $151,625 per year (Source)


Exam topics covered are:

1.   Plan and design solutions in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI)

2.   Implement and operate solutions in OCI

3.   Design, implement, and operate databases in OCI

4.   Design for hybrid cloud architecture

5.   Migrate on-premises workloads to OCI

6.   Design for Security and Compliance

If you have Architect Associate Certification and are experienced with cloud, expect to spend 1-2 months preparing for this certification, with dedicated study time. With less cloud experience, average time spend preparing for this certification may range from 3-4months.

Exam Details:

Exam Title: Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2019 Certified Architect Professional Certification [1Z0-997]

Exam Duration: 120 minutes

Number of Questions: 50 (MCQ)

Passing marks:  70%

Exam Cost:  $245 – If you are an Oracle Partner Network, you will get a 25 % discount after filling the OPN number.


  • Credentials earned by passing 2019/future exams after 12-Sep-2019 will remain active for 18 months from the date of earning them
  • Credentials earned by passing 2019 exams on or before 12-Sep-2019 will remain active till 12-Mar-2021
  • Credentials earned by passing 2018/older exams will remain active till 01-Jun-2020

The exam is conducted at a test center or online at your home/office which is monitored by an offsite proctor. The system requirements required for the online exam are available here.


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