Upgrade to:
HP ASE - Data Center and Cloud Architect V1

This certification validates that you can plan, design, and manage a holistic platform for reliable, scalable and secure shared services in a converged infrastructure and cloud environment. It verifies you have the skills needed to help lead the transformation of data centers from rigid, siloed architectures to adaptive, converged IT. It also verifies you can utilize appropriate cloud solutions across private, managed, public, and hybrid cloud that meet today’s business challenges and future needs. Earning this certification demonstrates you can do the following:

  • Explain and position the HP Helion data center and cloud strategy and solutions.
  • Determine customer technical and business requirements and design the best solution.
  • Lead Proof of Concept activities.
  • Identify HP’s strengths over other vendor solutions.

Upgrade from:

You must have 1 of the following:

  • HP ASE - Cloud Architect V2 (inactive)
  • HP ASE - Cloud Architect V1 (inactive)
  • HP ASE - Converged Infrastructure Architect V1 (inactive)

Steps to upgrade

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: Register or apply for this certification

Step 2: Verify that you have one of the following

You must have one of the following to move to Step 3:

  • HP ASE - Cloud Architect V2 (inactive)
  • HP ASE - Cloud Architect V1 (inactive)
  • HP ASE - Converged Infrastructure Architect V1 (inactive)

Step 3: Choose which way you want to pursue this upgrade path

There are 2 different ways to upgrade. See exam details in Step 5 and make your decision.
Then return to Step 4.

Step 4: Complete recommended training (optional)

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-D26: Architecting HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions
00836332 Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions, Rev. 14.21 3 days ILT Register
Training for Exam HP0-D29: Delta - Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions
00836926 HP BladeSystem Networking, Rev. 14.12 3 days ILT Register
00907924 Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions Rev, 14.32 3 days ILT Register
Training for Exam HP0-D31: Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions
00907924 Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions, Rev. 14.32 3 days ILT Register
Training for Exam HP0-S32: HP BladeSystem Networking
00378835 HP BladeSystem Networking - Rev 11.41 3 days ILT Register
Training for Exam HP0-S39: BladeSystem Networking
00836926 HP BladeSystem Networking, Rev. 14.12 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

There are 2 different ways to upgrade.

Option 1
Pass one of the following exams –
HP0-D26 Architecting HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions Register
HP0-D31 Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions Register
Plus one of the following -
HP0-S32 HP BladeSystem Networking Register
HP0-S39 BladeSystem Networking Register
Option 2
Pass this exam
HP0-D29 Delta - Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions 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.