Exam ID HP0-A13
Exam type Proctored exam taken at dedicated testing center
Exam duration 2 hours
Exam length 78 questions
Passing score 72%
Delivery languages English
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Exam description

This exam tests your skills on NonStop Pathway TS and TS/MP.

Ideal candidate for this exam

This exam is for the following audiences, with a minimum of one year experience on HP NonStop NS-Series servers running the H-Series NonStop Kernel of the NonStop NB-Series running the J-Series NonStop Kernel. Examples of job roles include:
• Authorized service and support personnel (field support technicians)
• Global Customer Support Center personnel
• Professional Services (Configuration and Integration) personnel
• NonStop Application Developers and Designers
• Authorized service channel partners
• Customers authorized to service their own equipment

Exam contents

This exam has 78 questions. Here are types of questions to expect:
  • Multiple choice (multiple responses)
  • Multiple choice (single response)
  • Drag-and-drop

Advice to help you take this exam

References to the majority of questions found in this exam can be found in manuals contained in the Online TIM collections. TIM (Total Information Manager) is a single interface to all NonStop Systems documentation and support information.
External users must subscribe to the TIM CD collection. See your NonStop Representative for more information.
NOTE: TIM must be installed on your system before using the following default access settings.


This exam validates that you can successfully perform the following:

Concepts and architecture




Application Design and Development




Performance Tuning and Optimization


Troubleshooting Techniques




Product Interoperability

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