HP ATP - Data Center and Cloud V1

This certification validates that you can identify, describe, and position the HPE Helion data center and cloud strategy and solutions and realize the opportunity and benefits these solutions can bring.
Earning this certification demonstrates you are able to do the following:

  • Explain the concepts of infrastructure convergence and cloud computing, the challenges encountered, and why organizations are moving toward a new style of IT

  • Articulate the HPE Helion data center and cloud strategy and solution including HPE Converged Infrastructure, HPE ConvergedSystems and HPE CloudSystem services, solutions, delivery models and reference architectures

  • Explain how HPE Helion leverages the OpenStack technologies

  • Understand how cloud bursting and cloud maps work and when to utilize

  • Identify opportunities for HPE Helion to provide solutions to challenges encountered

Why earn this certification?

  • To fill the skills niche that businesses are looking for as they rapidly move to take advantage of cloud and data center convergence opportunities.

  • To advance your knowledge of the complete suite of HP Helion products, solutions and services.

  • To become a more valuable asset to your team with validated core competencies to effectively recommend an integrated, agile and secure cloud solution.

  • To enhance your career advancement and job satisfaction as a certified expert.

  • To be part of a community of fellow certified professionals for ongoing synergy and growth


Typical candidates for this certification are IT professionals who plan, design, manage or administer data centers. Ideally, candidates should have a basic knowledge of the individual HPE Converged Infrastructure components, including HPE servers, storage, networking, IT operations, software, security, and services.

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-D30: Navigating the Journey to Cloud
00936431 Navigating the Journey to Cloud, Rev. 15.11 2 days VILT, 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 1 of these:
HP0-D27 Navigating the Journey to HP Cloud (inactive) N/A
HP0-D30 Navigating the Journey to Cloud Register

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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