HP ATP - Performance Center v11

This certification validates that you understand the performance validation workflow and tasks in enterprise settings. It also verifies that you can exploit the Performance Center platform to address the performance testing needs at an enterprise level and can apply load and performance testing and share best practices across the enterprise.

Why earn this certification?

  • To show you understand load testing process and can scale and replicate project load testing across the enterprise.
  • To validate your knowledge of the Performance Center platform.


Typical candidates are Solution Architects who design performance validation platforms and implement best practices. Technical consultants (working in large performance validation teams) who help plan, execute and analyze results of load tests with a global, shared approach. Loadrunner consultants moving from project based testing to the enterprise, shared platform.

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-M48: HP LoadRunner 11.x Software
00405986 LR120 - LoadRunner 11.5 Essentials 5 days ILT,SCA Register
Training for Exam HP2-N43: HP Performance Center v.11.x Software
00721783 PC120 - Performance Center 11.5 Essentials 5 days SCA Register
Training for Exam HP0-M49: HP Virtual User Generator 11.x Software
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 3 of the following exams:

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.