HP Accredited Technical Associate (ATA) certifications

Through HP Institute, HP ATA certifications provide you with practical business and IT skills for successful employment in today's technology-driven world. They validate your knowledge of HP and industry technologies and business expertise providing you the opportunity to gain higher job and earning potential through industry recognized certification.

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HP ATA - Cloud

This certification validates that you can understand a customer’s business objectives and can optimize, troubleshoot, and support complete IT cloud solution designs and deployment for small to medium size businesses. The associated training teaches you industry standard cloud and virtualization technologies, including on-premises, hosted, and cloud solutions. You will learn how to support disaster recovery plans, and how to install, configure, and upgrade servers, storage, data, networks, clients, applications and users in both new and existing environments.

HP ATA - Connected Devices

This certification validates that you can understand a customer's business objectives and can design, implement, and support IT solutions for small to medium size businesses. It also verifies that you can install, configure, and upgrade client solutions, and that you can troubleshoot and perform repair and replacement procedures. The associated training teaches you about industry standard client technologies. These include how to plan and design common desktop virtualization and mobile computing environments, and traditional PCs, thin clients, and cloud infrastructures. You will also learn how to perform version control, backups and maintenance tasks.

HP ATA – IT Architect

This certification validates that you can successfully scope, identify, recommend, plan, implement, and manage IT technology solutions based on sound business principles. This certification is the ultimate ATA certification. It is automatically awarded to you when you acquire both the "ATA – Cloud" and the "ATA – IT for Business" certifications.

HP ATA – IT for Business

This certification validates that you can identify key IT solutions and how they are used to solve business challenges. You will learn to define and evaluate business problems and how to plan, execute, and manage technology-driven business initiatives.

HP ATA - Networks

This certification validates that you can administer, operate, optimize, and manage a network for small and medium size businesses. It also verifies that you can describe the impact of these technologies based on customer needs. The associated training teaches you how to install, configure, upgrade, and troubleshoot wired and wireless networks.

HP ATA - Servers and Storage

This certification validates that you can design an appropriate server, data storage, and application hosting solution that meets small to medium size business requirements. It verifies that you can administer, manage, and operate server and storage solutions. It also verifies that you can troubleshoot and repair server and storage solutions. The associated training teaches you industry standard server technologies and how to plan, design, install, configure and upgrade both modular and rack mounted servers.