Exam ID HP0-A105
Exam type Proctored exam taken at dedicated testing center
Exam duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Exam length 60 questions
Passing score 63%
Delivery languages English
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Exam description

This exam tests your knowledge of effective design, installation, and administration of HPE IDOL solutions. The exam validates your ability to maintain and support HPE IDOL processes and procedures.

Ideal candidate for this exam

Typical candidate for the IDOL Server v10 certification has attended the four-day HPE IDOL Essentials course. The candidate has installed, administered, modified and developed an HPE IDOL instance.

Exam contents

This exam has 60 questions. Here are types of questions to expect:
  • Multiple choice (single response)

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This exam validates that you can:

A fundamental understanding of the HP IDOL Server architecture and correct identification of installed components.


Understanding of HP IDOL configuration settings for effective and efficient HP IDOL deployments and solutions.


Understanding of data aggregation and indexing from a repository into HP IDOL Server.


Recognition of the appropriate administrative tasks for HP IDOL Server.


Effective interaction with HP IDOL Server using action commands.


Utilization of HP IDOL Server functionality.

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