3 Day(s)


This course prepares the participant to navigate through the HP Converged Infrastructure and Converged Cloud solution offerings and identify, describe, position, demonstrate, and specify the correct solution based on identified customer needs, the associated ROI/TCO, and customer's current IT infrastructure maturity level. Upon its completion, you should be able to demonstrate a broad understanding of purpose, function, market positioning, competition, and capabilities of data center solutions based on the HP Converged Infrastructure and Converged Cloud. Certifications and Related Examinations: HP ASE - Data Center and Cloud Architect V1 Exam(s): HP0-D26 - Designing HP Data Center and Cloud Solutions


  • Anyone who needs to learn how to describe, position, recommend, select, demonstrate and design center solutions, based on the HP Converged Infrastructure and Coverged Cloud and meeting customer's technical and business requirements. The participant should have a thorough understanding of the individual HP Converged Infrastructure components, including HP servers, storage, networking, power and cooling, IT operations, software, security and services.


  • The prerequisite certification for HP ASE - Data Center and Cloud V1 is HP ATP- Data Center and Cloud V1.
  • The specific requirements for each certification are available on the HP ExpertOne website ExpertOne

Skills Gained

  • Overview of Prerequisite Modules Describe the HP reference architectures. Explain how HP client virtualization reference architectures simplify the complexities inherent in client virtualisation.
  • Module 3: HP Journey to the Cloud Name the paths from an HP Converged Infrastructure to the cloud. List HP consulting and support services for HP Converged Infrastructure and cloud solutions. Identify the tools that HP provides to help plan and design HP Converged Infrastructure and Cloud System solutions.
  • Module 5: Planning and Designing Describe the CloudSystem sizing and configuration process. Navigate the HP Virtual Lab (HPVL) environment. Import a cloud map. Review infrastructure basics. Create a hybrid cloud map.
  • Module 7: Strengths of HP Cloud Solutions Explain how HP cloud computing solutions achieve positive business outcomes.
  • HP Reference Architectures Explain the differences between CloudSystem Matrix small, medium, and large reference configurations. Describe the Hadoop reference architectures and list their benefits. Identify opportunities for HP Converged Infrastructure and HP Converged cloud to provide solutions to these challenges. Explain how customers have implemented HP Converged Infrastructure solutions, as described in case studies.
  • Module 4: Customer Engagement Tools Name the programs HP has in place to help partners build their businesses. Prepare a proposal for a Converged Infrastructure solution.
  • Module 6: Demonstrating HP Converged Infrastructure and Converged Cloud Technologies Create a basic and an advanced cloud map. Approve and monitor service creation in HP Matrix Operating Environment (OE). Create Matrix OE pooled resources. Use HP OneView. Describe the cloud market landscape. Identify the strengths of HP cloud solutions. Courses -->

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