HP ATP - ArcSight Security V1

This certification validates that you have professional level knowledge of ArcSight products and can use ArcSight technology as a comprehensive security solution. Certification validates you can recognize the major security risks associated with a digital environment and design a security solution using ArcSight products to combat and eliminate these risks.

Why earn this certification?

  • To show that you can address and combat common security threats using ArcSight Security Solutions
  • To show that you can minimize or eliminate security threats and vulnerabilities in your organization
  • To show you can protect sensitive/critical data being passed between computers


Typical candidates for this certification have one to three years of Enterprise Security experience and a basic understanding of TCP/IP networking concepts.

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. Go to Step 4.

Step 4: Complete recommended training

Training is highly recommended. Training helps you pass the exam. Training is not required for most certifications. It is required for certain software certifications.

Training for Exam HP0-A116: HP ArcSight ESM Security Administrator and Analyst
Option 1
00924200 HP ArcSight ESM 6.5 Security Administrator and Analyst 4 days ILT, SCA Register
Option 2
00989460 ArcSight ESM 6.5 Administrator and Analyst - ATP [Virtual Classroom] 4 days VILT, SCA Register
Option 3
01056522 HP ArcSight ESM 6x Administrator and Analyst - eLearning 1 day 1 hour SCA Register
Training for Exam HP0-A100: HP ArcSight Security Solutions
Option 1
00909573 HP ArcSight Security Solutions ATP - Rev 1.0 2 days ILT, SCA Register
Option 2
00989441 ArcSight Security Solutions - ATP [Virtual Classroom] 2 days VILT, 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 1 of these:

Certification achieved

Three to five days after you complete all requirements, you receive an email notification. Then your status in The Learning Center becomes "acquired". Track your training and certification progress through your transcripts in The Learning Center.
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