HP ASE - Application Lifecycle Management Implementations v11

This certification verifies that you can manage activities associated with the core application lifecycle, from requirements through development, testing, defect management, and readiness for delivery. It validates that you can help customers plan and track projects and releases, use requirements to align business with IT, integrate with development for complete traceability, and unify functional, performance, and security quality management processes. Using Quality Center software, you are able to implement a unified platform for managing and automating the delivery of secure, reliable, and traceable applications.

Why earn this certification?

  • To learn how to manage quality information throughout the development cycle, from constructing requirements and designing and executing tests, through monitoring defects.
  • To validate your ability to demonstrate, deploy, and manage the ALM platform to support application quality assurance and management.
  • To prepare you to help customers plan and track projects and releases.
  • To unify functional, performance, and security quality management processes.
  • To help your organization manage the application lifecycle from requirements through readiness.


Typical candidates for this certification have at least six months of field experience with Application Lifecycle Management or Quality Center or have taken the recommended training courses.

Skill level


Steps to acquire this certification

Before you begin:

Acquire access to The Learning Center and get an HPE 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?

There are no upgrade paths available for this certification.

Step 2: Register or apply for this certification

Step 3: Verify or complete prerequisites

There are no prerequisites required for this certification. Please move to Step 4.

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-M97: Advanced ALM Quality Center 11 Software exam
00404357 QC360 - Using the ALM 11.x Edition 1 day SCA Register
00404346 QC350 - Quality Center 11.x Site Administration 2 days SCA 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

Complete the following:
HP0-M97 Advanced ALM Quality Center 11 Software exam 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.
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