Exam ID HP0-J65
Exam type Proctored exam taken at dedicated testing center
Exam duration 1 hour 45 minutes
Exam length 54 questions
Passing score 57%
Delivery languages English, Simplified Chinese, Japanese
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Exam description

This exam tests your ability to do the following: Explain the fundamental architectures and technologies of Enterprise Solutions Describe HP products and solutions Identify the customer's requirements Design, validate and propose a solution Expand and extend opportunities for current and future customer business HP Enterprise Backup vision, strategy, products and solutions Plan and Design an Enterprise Backup Solution Describe and position HP Service offerings related to HP storage solutions

Ideal candidate for this exam

Candidates should have a minimum of one year of experience in storage technologies. They should also have a need to identify and define business requirements and then design enterprise scope, complex storage solutions to meet those needs.
Channel partners and members of an HP sales team looking to increase sales of HP storage solutions.

Exam contents

This exam has 54 questions. Here are types of questions to expect:
  • Multiple choice (multiple responses)
  • Multiple choice (single response)
  • Scenarios with multiple questions

Advice to help you take this exam

These tips will help you while taking the exam.
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:

Fundamental storage architecture and technology

  • Describe storage transport components.
  • Describe and characterize SAN topologies.
  • Describe backup systems technology.
  • Describe data availability technologies.
  • Describe storage and network management.


Recognizing Opportunity
• Identify the strength of HP Storage solutions.


HP Storage products, solutions, and service offerings
• Describe the Converged Storage strategy.
• Correctly position the HP Storage portfolio.
• List and describe HP Service offerings
• Describe HP Enterprise backup vision and strategy


Solution planning and design

  • Opportunity discovery
  • Plan and design a solution.
  • Size a solution.
  • Proposal review and validation
  • Present to a customer.
  • Plan and  design a supported enterprise backup solution 


Solution Management

  • Monitor and manage SAN and NAS infrastructure 

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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