Documentum Content Management Foundations: EMC Proven Professional Certification Exam E20-120 Study Guide

Learn the technical fundamentals of the EMC Documentum platform while effectively preparing for the E20-120 exam

Documentum Content Management Foundations: EMC Proven Professional Certification Exam E20-120 Study Guide

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ISBN 139781847192400
Paperback284 pages

About This Book

  • Technical foundations of the Documentum platform
  • Thorough preparation guide for the E20-120 exam
  • Complete coverage of the prescribed syllabus
  • Illustrated examples and practice questions on each topic
  • Two full-length practice tests with answers

 

Who This Book Is For

This book is targeted at beginner and intermediate-level Documentum developers and professionals interested in learning the technical fundamentals of Documentum. The book focuses on preparing for the E20-120 exam, which makes it an ideal study guide for those taking the EMC Proven Professional Associate Level Certification in content management.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: ECM Basics
Content and Metadata
Repository
Content Server
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 2: Working with Content
Interacting with Content
Importing Content
Exporting Content
Checking Out
Checking In
Versioning
Branching
Formats
Renditions
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 3: Objects and Types
Objects
Object Types
Object Persistence
Querying Objects
API
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 4: Architecture
Documentum Platform
Layered Architecture
Repository Layer
Content Services Layer
Component and Development Layer
Application Layer
Integration Services
Communication Patterns
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 5: Users and Privileges
Documentum Security
Users
Authorization
User Management
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 6: Groups and Roles
Authorization
Groups
Roles
Domain
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 7: Object Security
Security — A Recap
Object Permissions
Special Users
Permission Sets (ACLs)
Folders and Permission Sets
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 8: Searching
Locating Objects
Search Process
Simple Search
Advanced Search
Interacting with Results
Search Preferences
Full-Text Indexing
Frequently Accessed Objects
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 9: Custom Types
Custom Types
Managing Custom Types
Using Custom Types
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 10: DocApps
Documentum Customization
DocApps
Managing DocApps
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 11: Workflows
Business Processes
Workflow Concepts
Workflows and Customization
Analysis
Modeling and Definition
Use
Modification
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 12: Lifecycles
Business Process and Content Management
Lifecycle Concepts
Lifecycles and Customization
Analysis
Modeling and Definition
Use
Modification
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 13: Aliases
Customization—Reusability and Portability
Aliases
Alias Sets
Managing Alias Sets
Referencing Aliases
Resolving Aliases
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 14: Virtual Documents
Managing Content Hierarchically
Virtual Documents
Managing Virtual Documents
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding

What You Will Learn

  • Key content management concepts for using Documentum
  • Documentum platform architecture
  • Using content with metadata
  • User authentication
  • Authorizing access for users and groups
  • Securing objects with permissions
  • Searching metadata and content
  • Creating custom object types
  • Managing customizations with DocApps
  • Creating portable customizations with aliases
  • Process automation with workflows and lifecycles
  • Using virtual documents for collaboration and reuse


Part 1: Fundamentals
(Chapters 1 - 4)
ECM Basics introduces the basic concepts of content management. Working with Content describes the aspects of creating and manipulating content. Objects and Types lays the foundation of designing and using metadata. Architecture describes the key components of the EMC Documentum platform and how they interact to provide the content management capabilities.

Part 2: Security (Chapters 5 - 7)
Users and Privileges describes the core concepts related to users for implementing security in Documentum. Groups and Roles provides additional capabilities for facilitating security management for groups of users. Object Security introduces permissions and ties them to users, groups, and privileges to realize the security model.

Part 3: User Interface (Chapter 8)
Searching describes the features for finding relevant content stored in a repository. While other user interface aspects are covered throughout the book, searching is described separately because of its fundamental importance to content management.

Part 4: Application Development (Chapters 9 - 12)
Custom Types describes how to create user-defined metadata structure and fundamental customization aspects. DocApps describes how to package the development artefacts for reuse and portability across repositories. Workflows and Lifecycles describe how to model and implement business processes in Documentum.

Part 5: Advanced Concepts (Chapters 13 - 14)
Aliases describes a mechanism for dynamic assignment of ownership, locations, and permissions. Virtual Documents describes how multiple documents can be managed as one larger document to facilitate collaboration.

There are two practice test papers at the end of this book.
There is a set of questions at the end of each chapter. These questions are meant to test your understanding. A good way to prioritize and focus your efforts is to use the questions to identify the areas where you score low and then work on those areas. The answers to all the questions and the solutions to the practice test papers have been provided at the end.

In Detail

This is a complete study guide including study material and practice questions to prepare for the EMC Proven Professional certification Exam E20-120. It can also serve Documentum beginners and practitioners as a handy guide and quick reference to the technical fundamentals that is fully up to date for Documentum 5.3. Beginners are introduced to concepts in a logical manner while practitioners can use it as a reference to jump to relevant concepts directly.

EMC Documentum is a leading enterprise content management technology platform that helps enterprises to streamline the capture, processing, and distribution of business information including documents, records, e-mails, web content, images, reports, and digital assets. It can also automate entire business processes in accordance with business rules.

EMC Proven Professional is an exam-based certification program, which introduced a new EMC Proven Content Management Application Developer (EMCAD) track in early 2007. The first exam in this track is Content Management Foundations (CMF) Associate-level Exam, with exam code E20-120, which tests knowledge about technical fundamentals of Documentum. This book is a study guide to help you prepare for this exam with hundreds of practice questions and an efficient exam-preparation strategy.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: ECM Basics
Content and Metadata
Repository
Content Server
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 2: Working with Content
Interacting with Content
Importing Content
Exporting Content
Checking Out
Checking In
Versioning
Branching
Formats
Renditions
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 3: Objects and Types
Objects
Object Types
Object Persistence
Querying Objects
API
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 4: Architecture
Documentum Platform
Layered Architecture
Repository Layer
Content Services Layer
Component and Development Layer
Application Layer
Integration Services
Communication Patterns
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 5: Users and Privileges
Documentum Security
Users
Authorization
User Management
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 6: Groups and Roles
Authorization
Groups
Roles
Domain
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 7: Object Security
Security — A Recap
Object Permissions
Special Users
Permission Sets (ACLs)
Folders and Permission Sets
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 8: Searching
Locating Objects
Search Process
Simple Search
Advanced Search
Interacting with Results
Search Preferences
Full-Text Indexing
Frequently Accessed Objects
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 9: Custom Types
Custom Types
Managing Custom Types
Using Custom Types
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 10: DocApps
Documentum Customization
DocApps
Managing DocApps
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 11: Workflows
Business Processes
Workflow Concepts
Workflows and Customization
Analysis
Modeling and Definition
Use
Modification
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 12: Lifecycles
Business Process and Content Management
Lifecycle Concepts
Lifecycles and Customization
Analysis
Modeling and Definition
Use
Modification
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 13: Aliases
Customization—Reusability and Portability
Aliases
Alias Sets
Managing Alias Sets
Referencing Aliases
Resolving Aliases
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding
Chapter 14: Virtual Documents
Managing Content Hierarchically
Virtual Documents
Managing Virtual Documents
Help—Some DQL Queries
Documentum Product Notes
Checkpoint
Test Your Understanding

Book Details

ISBN 139781847192400
Paperback284 pages
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