HP ASE - SDN Application Developer V1

This certification validates that you can do the following:
  • Understand the SDN environment including SDN application use cases, the OpenFlow standard, the HP VAN SDN Controller, and OpenFlow enabled switches.
  • Design an application with SDN, including decisions about application type and process of design creation; and understand examples of successful SDN-enabled applications.
  • Build an SDN application with the HP VAN SDN Controller services and functionality.
  • Create and set up an SDN development environment, including installation and setup of the HP VAN SDN Controller, HP SDN SDK, and other useful tools and resources.
  • Choose from the selection of APIs to meet application objectives
  • Write, test, and debug an SDN application with the HP VAN SDN Controller and OpenFlow enabled switches.

Why earn this certification?

  • To show your proven capabilities to shape the future of networking and monetize the potential of SDN with effective applications.
  • To be recognized as a leader in one of the most exciting and disruptive networking or IT technologies.
  • To verify your understanding of the SDN environment including use cases, OpenFlow and the HP VAN SDN Controller.
  • To position yourself as an expert in developing new or improving existing applications to capitalize on an SDN environment.


Typical candidates for this certification are experienced application developers, preferably Java based, with some knowledge of networking functions or networking professionals with one or more years of application development experience.

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-Y48: Developing HP SDN Applications
00863055 Developing HP SDN Applications, Rev. 14.11 4 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

Complete the following:
HP0-Y48 Developing HP SDN Applications 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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