Course ID 00713754
HP product number XSD350-930
Course format SCA
Typical Course length 2 days
Delivery languages English
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Course description

This course demonstrates the process for using the Executive Scorecard v9.30.
The course focuses on learning product terminology and tasks required to use, create, troubleshoot, and enable executives to continuously improve their business by measuring what happened and what is happening, analyzing that information, and planning new strategies using the gathered information.
This course is 50% lecture and 50% hands-on labs. The hands-on labs use version 9.30 of the software.

Who should attend

Administrators responsible for providing, maintaining, and troubleshooting the Executive Scorecard application as a strategy enabler for their management.
Implementers: consultants, system architects, integrators, and planners who help customers use Executive Scorecard in a customer environment


• High-speed Internet connection
• Web browser (IE 7+ or Firefox 3.5+)
• XSD120-93-Essentials
For complete prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications or upgrade paths, see the certification description on the Certification and Learning website.


  • Module 1: Introducing Executive Scorecard
    • HP IT Performance Suite
    • IT executive personas
    • High-level architecture
    • Reporting strategy
    • Security
  • Module 2: Using the Administration Web Application
    • Data source management
    • Users and roles
    • User management
    • Role management
    • Scorecard settings
    • Settings management
    • Data Warehouse settings
    • Foundation settings
  • Module 3: Conducting Data Warehouse Basic Integrations
    • Loading from XLS – Business Use Cases
    • Working with the alternate source mechanism
    • Advantages and challenges
    • Activating a batch ETL process
  • Module 4: Performing Executive Scorecard Maintenance
    • Manage users
    • Manage resources
    • Attach permissions
    • Modify the maximum number of pages
    • Show/Hide debug properties
  • Module 5: Troubleshooting Executive Scorecard
    • Vital troubleshooting signs
    • Troubleshooting XS
    • Troubleshooting ETL
    • XS: KPI validations
    • Data source integration
    • Troubleshooting data sources
  • Module 6: Installation and Configuration
    • Terminology
    • Modules
    • Deployment scenarios
    • Before you deploy
    • Deployment walkthrough
    • Deployment validation


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Navigate and explain the tools in the administration web application
  • Describe and demonstrate how to use the alternate source mechanism
  • Summarize the different types of troubleshooting and vital signs
  • Demonstrate how to troubleshoot the Extract,
  • Transform, and Load (ETL) processes and performance
  • List the three deployment scenarios
  • Describe key steps in the installation process
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