Exam ID HP0-A110
Exam type Proctored exam taken at dedicated testing center
Exam duration 1 hour 30 minutes
Exam length 60 questions
Passing score 65%
Delivery languages English
Related Certifications
Supporting courses These recommended courses help you prepare for the exam:
Additional study materials
  • HP IDOL Advanced Manual
  • HP IDOL Connector Advanced Manual
  • HP IDOL Essentials Manual
  • HP IDOL Admin Guide
  • HP IDOL Reference
  • HP IDOL Insight

Register for this Exam

You will need an HPE Learner ID and a Pearson VUE login and password.

No online or hard copy reference material will be allowed at the testing site. This exam may contain beta test items for experimental purposes.
During the exam, you can make specific comments about the items (i.e. accuracy, appropriateness to audience, etc.). HPE welcomes these comments as part of our continuous improvement process.

Exam description

This examination tests your skills on HP IDOL planning, design and solutions.  It also validates your ability to implement advanced HP IDOL functionality in real-world situations.  This certification is designed for candidates with “on-the-job” experience.  The recommended training courses, provide a practical and theoretical foundation.  It is also beneficial to have real-world experience outside of the classroom.

Ideal candidate for this exam

The candidate will attain a sound knowledge of HP IDOL by attending the HP IDOL Essentials, HP IDOL Advanced, and HP IDOL Connector Advanced training courses offered by HP Software Education.  These courses, coupled with real-world applications of the HP IDOL platform, prepare the candidate for this accreditation.  This certification verifies a deep HP IDOL understanding and application of HP IDOL solutions.

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

This examination assesses whether you have the knowledge and skills that an HPE IDOL administrator requires on the job. You may also need to use exhibits to complete the test items successfully.
Read the entire question and consider all options before you answer. If the question includes an exhibit, study the exhibit and read the question again. Select the answer that fully responds to the question. If the question asks for more than one answer, select all correct answers. There is no partial credit.


This exam validates that you can successfully perform the following:

A full understanding of advanced HP IDOL architecture and HP IDOL technology solutions.


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


Advanced understanding of data aggregation and indexing from repositories into HP IDOL.


Recognition of appropriate advanced methodology for the effective administration of HP IDOL solutions and deployments.


Interaction of HP IDOL through advanced Action commands.


A deep understanding of advanced HP IDOL functionality.

Sample questions

These sample questions provide a preview of questions to expect on the exam. Although these questions will not appear on the exam, they are representative of exam questions and should help you become familiar with the format and complexity.

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