HP Master ASE - Network Infrastructure [2011]

This certification validates that you can design, implement and troubleshoot enterprise level network solutions, using established core and backbone Layer 2 and Layer 3 technologies. Examples of these technologies are MPLS and BGP4. This certification also validates that you can successfully migrate proprietary protocols to open-standard protocols using strategies that reduce risk and downtime.

Why earn this certification?

  • To verify that you are a master engineer who has the highest skill level to design, implement, and troubleshoot advanced network solutions for multisite, global enterprise networks and data centers.
  • To vertfy your ability to align business and IT needs to deploy enterprise-wide, open standard networks, including integration with existing, proprietary networks.
  • To demonstrate your ability deploy highly scalable, complex network solutions.
  • To enhance your career advancement and job satisfaction as a master certified expert.
  • To be part of a community of certified professionals for ongoing networking expertise.


Typical candidates are IT professionals who design, implement, and maintain complex enterprise level network solutions based on HP and Cisco technologies. Systems engineers, systems designers, customer IT staff, HP services field and call center support engineers. Candidates should have at least 5 years experience in complex enterprise networks.

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?

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.

Training for Exam HP0-Y36: Deploying HP Enterprise Networks
00298194 HP Enterprise Networks, Rev. 11.12 4 days ILT Register
Training for Exam HP0-Y37: Migrating and Troubleshooting HP Enterprise Networks
00301927 Migrating to an Open Standards Network, Rev. 11.21 4 days ILT Register
00314301 Accelerated Migrating & Troubleshooting HP Enterprise Networks, Rev. 11.31 5 days ILT Register
00270055 Troubleshooting HP Enterprise Networks, Rev. 11.11 3 days ILT 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

Requirement 1 - complete 1 of the following exams:
HP0-Y36 Deploying HP Enterprise Networks Register
Requirement 2 - complete 1 of the following exams:
HP0-Y37 Migrating and Troubleshooting HP Enterprise Networks 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.