Exam ID HP0-A106
Exam type Proctored exam taken at dedicated testing center
Exam duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Exam length 60 questions
Passing score 67%
Delivery languages English
Related Certifications
Supporting courses These recommended courses help you prepare for the exam:
Additional study materials
  • SDM 7.12 Concepts.pdf
  • SDM 7.12 DevGuide.pdf
  • SDM 7.12 Runtime.pdf
  • SDM 7.12 Troubleshooting.pdf
  • SDM 7.12 Tutorial.pdf
  • SDM 7.12 Install.pdf
  • SDM 7.12 ReleaseNotes.pdf

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Exam description

This exam tests you on HPE Structured Data Manager design and implementation, database modeling, business flow management, archive access, database archiving and administration.
This exam assumes you have industry standard knowledge that may be gained from the training, hands on experience, or other prerequisite events.

Ideal candidate for this exam

Typical candidate for the HPE ATP – Structured Data Manager v7 certification has at least six months experience with HP Structured Data Manager Software in a support role.
This exam is intended for personnel who recommend, position, install, implement or provide basic support and troubleshooting for HPE Structured Data Manager Software.

Exam contents

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

Advice to help you take this exam

HPE highly recommends the associated training.

HPE exams test whether you have the knowledge and skills required of an IT Professional. Some exam questions present a scenario that outlines a particular environment or problem. Some questions include exhibits.

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This exam validates that you can:

HP Structured Data Manager Design and Implementation.

  • Understand and setup prerequisites.
  • Understand the procedure to install HPSDM.
  • Understand basic interfaces for HP Structured Data Manager.
  • Understand how HP Structured Data Manager works with IDOL.
  • Understand basic HP Structured Data Manager Architecture.


HP Structured Data Manager Database Modeling

  • Configuration of a Database Model using HP Structured Data Managers Designer.
  • Understand and configure types of Rules and Parameters.


HP Structured Data Manager Business Flow Management

  • Configure Business Flow Management using HP Structured Data Managements WebConsole.
  • Understand and configure Environments.
  • Understand and configure LDAP, SMTP and IDOL settings.


HP Structured Data Manager Archive Access

  • Understand and configure Data Access Cartridges.
  • Understand and configure Indexing Cartridges.
  • Understand and configure HP Structured Data Managers Archive Query Server.
  • Understand and implement HP Structured Data Managers Archive Access.


HP Structured Data Manager Database Archiving

  • Implement Schema archiving.
  • Implement Database to File archiving.
  • Implement Database to Database archiving.
  • Implement 3 Tier archiving.


HP Structured Data Manager Administration

  • Understand location and purpose of logs.
  • Knowledge of how to monitor an HP Structured Data Manager environment.

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