4 Day(s)


The Planning and Design of HP Server Solutions course delivers the technical presales knowledge and skills necessary to prepare learners to consult with customers regarding HP commercial and enterprise-class products and solutions. This course is designed for account-aligned presales technical specialists who design and justify HP cross-portfolio solutions to customers. Learners attending this course will gain knowledge of business requirements, products, concepts, technologies, and solutions within a customer sales engagement. Certifications and Related Examinations: . HP ASE - HP Server Solution Architect V8 . HP0-S36 - Architecting HP Server Solutions


  • Presales, both internal HP and external.


  • HP0-D13 - Technical Introduction to the HP Enterprise Portfolio.

Key topics

Upon its completion, you should be able to:-

  • Explain the characteristics to consider when choosing an HP server.
  • Describe industry-standard architecture used in the HP Integrity product famlly.
  • Describe the HP approach to virtualization.
  • Identify the products in the HP BladeSystem portfolio.
  • Describe the BladeSystem storage and expansion product portfolio.
  • Describe and position the HP CloudSystem Matrix.
  • Identify and describe the BladeSystem enclosures.
  • Describe the power architecture used in BladeSystem enclosures.
  • Identify the HP Network switches and differentiate among them.
  • Name the tools available from HP for selecting solution components.
  • Describe the HP Converged Infrastructure and its benefits as an IT strategy.
  • Describe industry-standard architecture used in the ProLiant product family.
  • Explain how ProLiant and Integrity servers are categorized.
  • Describe the range of partitioning technologies offered by HP.
  • Identify ProLiant Blade Workstation Solutions.
  • Describe and position Integrity NonStop BladeSystem solutions.
  • Explain how to select an HP BladeSystem enclosure.
  • Describe the BladeSystem enclosure management hardware and software.
  • Explain how to balance power and cooling in BladeSystem enclosures.
  • Compare direct-attached storage (DAS), network-attached storage(NAS), and storage area network (SAN) products and their market positions. Courses -->

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

a Location Cost Days Date  
London 428 Aug 17
Oxford 414 Aug 17
Bristol 407 Aug 17
Reading 418 Jul 17
Liverpool 403 Jul 17
Glasgow 422 May 17
Birmingham 415 May 17
Cardiff 408 May 17