This week's giveaway is in the Spring forum. We're giving away four copies of liveProject: Protecting User Data with Spring Security and OAuth2 and have Laurentiu Spilca on-line! See this thread for details.
The old SCBCD is now called OCPBCD (Oracle Certified Professional, Java EE 5 Business Component Developer v. CX-310-091) and is still available. There is no difference in the exam. It is the same exam with a different name.
The new exam is called OCE-EJBD (Oracle Certified Expert, Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 6 Enterprise JavaBeans Developer v. CX-310-093 ) and it does not include JPA.