HP ASE - LoadRunner v11

This certification verifies that you can automate performance validation and scalability tests with HP LoadRunner, and that you can apply your knowledge to to the following:
  • Install LoadRunner
  • Plan a load test
  • Identify and reduce performance bottlenecks.
  • Obtain an accurate picture of end-to-end system performance before going live.
  • Verify that applications meet specified performance requirements and avoid issues in production.
  • Demonstrate core Performance Center software knowledge

Why earn this certification?

  • To differentiate yourself with demonstrated expertise in load test best practices, test planning, scripting, scenario configuration, analysis, and core Performance Center software skills.
  • To gain a deeper understanding of LoadRunner to plan, run, and analyze a load test.
  • To improve your ability to create and/or record and enhance a script that emulates the requests a user posts to a system while using an application.
  • To ensure that you are ready to participate in or lead performance validation projects.


Typical candidates for this certification are HP Software partners, technical implementers, customers, employees, and technical trainers with at least six months of field experience in load test implementations and the appropriate training.

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-M99: Advanced LoadRunner and Performance Center v11 Software
00405902 PC120 - ALM Performance Center 11.x Essentials 5 days SCA Register
00405986 LR120 - LoadRunner 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

Complete 1 of the following exams:
HP0-M99 Advanced LoadRunner and Performance Center v11 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.