HP ATP - Data Protector v8

This certification validates that you can configure and manage HP Data Protector software. It assesses thorough understanding of backup and recovery concepts as implemented by the HP Data Protector software. It also verifies indepth acquaintance with the functionality of the software and its application to typical storage implementations.

Why earn this certification?

  • To help organizations make the decision on how and where to protect data, whether it is on-premise, in the cloud, or with a hybrid strategy

  • To bring to the IT storage team the ability to refine recovery point and time objectives based on the criticality of the information being protected

  • To jump start your career as a storage administrator with a leading vendor certification

  • To complement and enhance your recognized storage administration skills and role with vendor specific subject matter expertise


Typical candidates for this certification are storage and systems administrators (with a thorough understanding of backup and recovery concepts), who are already using or looking into adopting HP Data Protector software.

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-A104: HP Data Protector 8.x Software
00909577 Data Protector 8.x Essentials 4 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-A104 HP Data Protector 8.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.