HP ASE - Network Architect V1 (inactive)

This certification validates that you can work on traditional network designs and integrate those designs into a flatter, simpler network that supports virtualized, converged, and cloud environments. It also verifies that you can design open, standards based, enterprise level networks that are secure, future ready, and capable of endless IT innovations including the following:
  • Cloud services
  • Software defined networks
  • Seamless, bring your own device (BYOD) mobile access with integrated wired and wireless networks

Why earn this certification?

  • To demonstrate your ability to validate business requirements and translate them into highly scalable custom network designs.

  • To position yourself as a knowledgeable expert who can architect forward thinking networking solutions and help organizations create future ready, virtualized cloud environments.

  • To be part of a community of certified professionals for ongoing networking expertise.

  • To enhance your career advancement and job satisfaction as a certified expert.


Typical candidates for this certification are networking IT professionals with three to five years experience designing and architecting complex enterprise level networks. It is also beneficial to be familiar with server and storage network related technologies.

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?

  • HP ASE - Network Architect V1 - upgrade from Cisco, H3CSE, or ASE previous versions (inactive)
  • HP ASE - Network Architect V1 - upgrade from ASE - HP ProCurve Campus LANs and HP APP - Enterprise Networking [2011] (inactive)
  • HP ASE - Network Architect V1 - upgrade from HP ASE - Network Infrastructure [2011], HP ASE - Wireless Networks [2011] or HP ASE - Wireless Networks Implementer V1 (inactive)

Step 2: Register or apply for this certification

Step 3: Verify or complete prerequisites

You must have the following prerequisites to move to Step 4:

Prerequisite 1
You must have obtained 1 of the following

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.

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

Requirement 1 - complete 1 of the following exams:
HP0-Y43 Implementing HP Network Infrastructure Solutions
Requirement 2 - complete 1 of the following exams:
HP0-Y45 Architecting HP Network Solutions (inactive)

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.