Course ID 00841723
Course format WBT
Typical Course length 3 days
Skill level Advanced
Delivery languages English
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Course description

This course provides the skills and knowledge to perform basic troubleshooting, repair, firmware and software updates, and/or verification of operation of HP ProLiant Generation 8 (Gen8) and HP BladeSystem products, including breakthrough technologies for intelligent automation and proactive support.

Who should attend

This training is intended for Partner CEs who will deliver Installation and Startup and Break/Fix services for Generation 8 ProLiant servers in the field.


To benefit from this training, you should have successfully completed one of the following courses:
• HP2-T16 "Industry Standard Architecture
• Technology" or CompTIA Server+
For complete prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications or upgrade paths, see the certification description on the HP ExpertOne website.


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Describe the HP ProLiant Server Portfolio
  • List HP Service Resources
  • Describe the usage of the HP iLO Management Engine
  • Configure server hardware
  • Describe BladeSystem enclosures and their components
  • List HP BladeSystem storage, expansion and connectivity options
  • Perform management of HP ProLiant servers
  • Describe the storage technologies for HP servers
  • List Best Practices for power and cooling in the data center
  • Perform troubleshooting on a ProLiant server
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