HP AIS - Project & Portfolio Management v9

This certification verifies that you are able to gather requirements, install, and configure HP PPM Center for demo, POC, and pilot project purposes and to implement it in a production environment under the supervision of a senior consultant. It also validates basic skills in solution administration (start, stop, user management, and security layers, key scripts, license usage and system performance monitoring).
Key competency areas:
Identify and describe HP PPM logical and physical architecture , components, and modules
Recognize system requirements, constraints, and design options
Describe how to perform admin, operational, and maintenance tasks
Describe how to design and implement processes, steps, workflows, and requests
Applications navigation, basic usage, and configuration
Awareness of PPM integrated solutions and integration methods

Why earn this certification?

  • To complement your IT demand, project, and portfolio management consultancy skills with demonstrated knowledge on how to implement, enforce, and analyze them with HP PPM
  • To lay down a solid technical, solution oriented base to your career in PMO supporting roles
  • To acquire visibility and become a trusted collocutor to the business, as the one who can translate business requirements into technical design specifications and workflows
  • To make you a critical asset to any organization implementing HP PPM, increase visibility into the portfolio, demand, in-flight projects, and programs across the organization to enable smart decisions
  • To take your first steps in the Administrator role in charge of all PPM operations, including installation, upgrades, patching, configuration, testing, end-user training, and operational documentation


Typical candidates for this certification:
• Members of the IT department supporting the PMO
• Architects scoping the solution
• Technical consultants who demonstrate, install, configure and operate a business class solution or manage, aggregate and analyze demand, projects, portfolio, resources, time, and financial metrics

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-M57: HP Project and Portfolio Management Center 9.x Software
00868449 PPM320 - PPM 9.x System Administration 2 days SCA Register
00429075 PPM120 - PPM Center 9.x Essentials Training 4 days 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-M57 HP Project and Portfolio Management Center 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.