HP AIS - BSM Network Node Manager i v9

This certification verifies that you can demonstrate, deploy, and manage HP BSM Network Node Manager i 9.x software by integrating it into the customer’s networking environment. It validates that you have the knowledge to do the following:
  • Recognize fundamental network architectures and technologies.
  • Identify solution components, integrations, and business benefits.
  • Illustrate how to plan and design a deployable solution.
  • Describe installation and configuration steps.
  • Evaluate the performance of the solution operations.
  • Perform daily operational tasks.
  • Execute basic administrative tasks.
  • Safely install, configure, operate, and maintain NNMi to manage small or medium enterprise networks.
  • Work as a member of an IT Operations team that manages a large enterprise network.

Why earn this certification?

  • To position yourself as a recognized member of the network monitoring and management team.
  • To show you are a unique player in your company’s business service management enterprise team.
  • To show you are a critical asset to any IT department that needs to implement HP NNMi to manage small, medium, or large networked enterprises.
  • This certification is part of the foundational career credentials that HP offers in the BSM space.


Typical candidates for this certification are network administrators, solution architects, presales technical consultants, or implementers, working as members of teams or under the supervision of senior consultants when dealing with complex, enterprise wide deployments. They have administered, managed, and operated small-to-large HP NNMi installations for 3 to 6 months.

Skill level


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-M51: HP BSM Network Node Manager i 9.x Software
00379687 NNMI120 - Network Node Manager i Software 9.x 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

Complete the following exam:
HP0-M51 HP BSM Network Node Manager i 9.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.