HP AIS - Application Lifecycle Management v11

This certification verifies that you can deploy, demonstrate, use, and manage the ALM platform to support the application quality assurance and management process when working as a QA team member or under the supervision of a senior consultant. It validates your ability to do the following:
  • Create releases and cycles.
  • Manage requirements and analyze the associated risks.
  • Create and organize test cases and test sets.
  • Execute manual and automated tests.
  • Record and track test execution results and defects.
  • Configure and use version control, libraries, and baselines.
  • Generate reports and graphs and use the Dashboard .
  • Plan for ALM implementation.
  • Create and manage domains, projects, and templates .
  • Plan project groups, users, and permissions .
  • Determine entity customizations.

Why earn this certification?

  • To show you are a trusted QA consultant.
  • To show you are a valuable partner for the software development team.
  • To lay the foundation for your career in IT as a QA engineer or ALM administrator.
  • To stay on top of innovative technologies, methodologies, and approaches that are rapidly transforming the QA landscape and practices (e.g., agile, testing in the cloud, mobile testing, testing as a service).


Typical candidates for this certification have at least three months of experience with HP ALM. They are IT professionals in charge of demos, ALM junior administrators, or QA engineers tasked with the development and execution of manual and automated test cases and processes that ensure quality throughout software releases.

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Steps to acquire this certification

Before you begin:

Acquire access to The Learning Center and get an HP Learner ID. Then create a profile with Pearson VUE, our exam delivery vendor.
Learn how in the Learning Center Assist Kit.

Step 1: Do you qualify for an upgrade path?

There are no upgrade paths available for this certification.

Step 2: Register or apply for this certification

Step 3: Verify or complete prerequisites

There are no prerequisites required for this certification. Please move to Step 4.

Step 4: Complete recommended training

Training is highly recommended to pass each exam. Training is not required, but it will help prepare you for the exams and increase your chances of passing the exams.

Training for Exam HP0-M46: HP Application Lifecycle Management 11.x Software
00878629 ALM120 – Application Lifecycle Management 11.5 Essentials 5 days ILT,SCA Register
WBT = Web Based       ILT = Instructor Led       VILT = Virtual Instructor Led       VCR - Virtual Class Recorded       SCA = Special Course or Activity

Step 5: Pass the required exams

HP0-M46 HP Application Lifecycle Management 11.x Software Register

Certification achieved

You will receive an email notification 2-5 days after successfully completing all requirements. In addition, your status in The Learning Center will change to "acquired". Track your training and certification progress through your transcripts in The Learning Center.