HP ATP - Configuration Management System (CMS) v10

This certification verifies that you can administer the HP CMS v10 and collect configuration data from data providers to supply configuration information to data consumers. Certification validates that you can do the following:
  • Identify discovery methods available in HPE Universal Discovery (UD)
  • Illustrate how to configure and run UD
  • Delineate how to tune UD run results
  • Define UCMDB Data Model Management
  • Consume UCMDB data/information using views and reports
  • Characterize integrations with external CI data repositories
  • Describe the UCMDB data flow management architecture, concepts, setup, management and purposes
  • Perform platform administrative tasks (e.g., user management, package deployment, etc.)
  • Gather requirements, install, and configure HP CMS for demo, POC, and pilot project purposes, and can implement it in a production environment under the supervision of a senior consultant

Why earn this certification?

  • To complement your ITIL skills with demonstrated knowledge on how to support its processes with HP CMS
  • To lay down a solid technical, solution-oriented base to your Configuration Management skill set
  • To provide IT visibility to the configuration of the relevant services that enables it to manage the multisourced cloud infrastructure and software
  • To help manage Configuration Management audit schedules, tools, and reports, and implement procedures to identify, correct, and prevent deviations
  • To support efforts of IT organizations pursuing ITIL


Typical candidates for this certification are CMS administrators, configuration management engineers or technical personnel, who demonstrate and perform proof of concepts and, under supervision of a senior consultant, implement, configure, and manage HP CMS.

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-M71: HP Universal CMDB 10.x Software
00887536 UCMDB120 - Universal CMDB 10.x Essentials 5 days SCA Register
Training for Exam HP0-M70: HP Universal Discovery 10.x Software
00886718 UD120 - Universal Discovery 10.x Essentials 5 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

Requirement 1 - Complete the following:
HP0-M70 HP Universal Discovery 10.x Software Register
Requirement 2 - Complete 1 of the following:
HP0-M41 HP Universal CMDB 9.x Software (inactive) N/A
HP0-M71 HP Universal CMDB 10.x Software 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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