Number of questions: 63
Time allowed in minutes: 90
Required passing score: 60%
The test contains five sections totalling 63 multiple-choice questions. The percentages after each section title reflect the approximate distribution of the total question set across the sections.
Section 1 – Planning and Installation (11%)
Understand the deployment prerequisites and minimum installation requirements.
Identify Taskmaster components to be used.
Demonstrate knowledge of deployment validation procedures.
Section 2 – Configuration and Security (13%)
Demonstrate knowledge of client/server communication requirements.
Knowledge of the different authentication modes.
Demonstrate knowledge of Taskmaster Administrator.
Section 3 – Deployment and Testing (16%)
Understand how to test using Datacap Studio.
Understand how to set up scanning with Taskmaster.
Understand the steps needed to migrate an application.
Understand how to deploy and test Taskmaster components.
Section 4 – Customization (i.e. Studio) (46%)
Knowledge of the relationship between components in Studio (e.g. hierarchy, ruleset, library and profiles).
Demonstrate knowledge of the Taskmaster Workflow.
Understand Datacap Studio actions.
Demonstrate knowledge of various key Taskmaster variables (page statuses, ICP – IPS/DPS/DOF, SELECT, Lookup, Smart Parameters).
Understand Page Identification Techniques.
Understand index capturing techniques and recognition.
Understand how to build interfaces using DotEdit/DotScan.
Demonstrate knowledge of Export techniques.
Section 5 – Operations Management, Troubleshooting, and Administration (14%)
Understand how to enable / review logs to troubleshoot Taskmaster.
Understand how to leverage NENU.
Understand how to use Job Monitor/Station Monitor to monitor system.
Understand how to work with the RV2 reporting tool and create custom reports.
IBM Certified Deployment Professional – Datacap Taskmaster Capture V8.1
Job Role Description / Target Audience
This intermediate level certification test certifies that the successful candidate has the knowledge to create the theoretical and/or detailed technical design of an application, solution, and infrastructure using IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V8.1. Provide expertise to evaluate and choose between alternatives; assist with balancing costs with capabilities and priorities. Identify products / technologies / processes to be included, and determine points of required integration and customization. Identify sizing and capacity issues, as well as conflicts with existing processes or environments.
To attain the IBM Certified Deployment Professional – Datacap Taskmaster Capture V8.1 certification, candidates must pass 1 test. To gain additional knowledge and skills, and prepare for the tests based on the job roles and test objectives, click on the link for Test 000-585 below.
Recommended Prerequisite Skills
Before preparing for this certification, basic understanding of the following is recommended and assumed:
Working knowledge databases
Working knowledge of backend servers (API)
Working knowledge of LDAP and basic security principles
Working knowledge on IIS
Working knowledge on scanners including ISIS and TWAIN drivers
Working knowledge of IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture client/server architecture
Working knowledge of Windows Services
In preparing for this certification, the following IBM course(s) are recommended to further improve your skills:
F1680 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster 8.1: Configuration and Implementation
F1687 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster 8.1: Configuration and Implementation (ILO)
F1760 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture: Implementation and Configuration
F1767 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture: Implementation and Configuration (ILO)
F1769 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture: Implementation and Configuration (SPVC)
F1870 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster 8.1: Administration
F1877 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster 8.1: Administration (ILO)
F1879 – IBM Datacap Taskmaster 8.1: Administration (SPVC)
What tool would a Deployment Professional use to configure Rulerunner Enterprise (aka Quattro) background tasks?
A. Datacap Studio
C. Taskmaster Server Manager
D. Taskmaster Application Manager
What is the Taskmaster Server?
A. a Server that client applications use to create tasks.
B. one of many Datacap applications that access the admin and engine databases.
C. a Windows service which controls authentication, database access, and batch processing.
D. a Windows service which controls authentication, database access, and the creation of tasks.
Which operating system does Datacap support?
D. Microsoft Windows
Which steps are needed to configure a Datacap application to use Oracle or MSSQL?
A. During installation, populate DB server name and account information, test sample application
B. Run DB definition scripts, populate the databases, configure an application to use the database, verify DB
C. Install using default settings. Once installed, use Taskmaster Server Manager to point Datacap to DB server. Use
Application Wizard to copy
applications to DB server
D. Ensure the database server is installed. Enter the database server name and credentials when prompted by the
installation wizard. Test sample application when install completes.
What is the Taskmaster Web?
A. never runs batch verification rules.
B. has the sole responsibility to run batch verification rules.
C. supports browser-based Taskmaster clients including the ability to perform ISIS scanning.
D. supports browser-based Taskmaster clients, and does not require any additional downloads.