Exam ID HP0-M70
Exam type Proctored exam taken at dedicated testing center
Exam duration 1 hour 50 minutes
Exam length 65 questions
Passing score 68%
Delivery languages English
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Exam description

The exam tests your ability to identify, describe and explain how to install, configure, and manage UD. The exam tests that you can:
  • Tune the solution to the customer environment
  • Run DDMA
  • Perform Inventory Discovery
  • Perform Client Discovery and JIT/RT Discovery
  • Explain how to use UD diagnostic
  • Use UD diagnostic and troubleshooting tools

Ideal candidate for this exam

Typical candidates are:
Technical Consultants with a minimum of three months’ experience in the configuration and tuning runs and results of HPE Universal Discovery.
Other skills of successfull candidates include the ability to deploy, configure and operate UD to assist with incident, problem, change management, asset management, business service management and transformation projects.

Exam contents

This exam has 65 questions. Here are types of questions to expect:
  • Multiple choice (multiple responses)
  • Multiple choice (single response)
  • Other

Advice to help you take this exam

We recommend you have hands on experience using and implementing the software in the real world.
HPE highly recommends the associated training.
HPE exams test whether you have the knowledge and skills required of IT professionals. Many exam questions present a scenario that outlines a particular environment or problem. Some questions include exhibits.
If a question asks for more than one answer, select all correct options. There is no partial credit.
If a question takes too much time, mark the item for review and return to it at the end of 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.

Objectives

This exam validates that you can:
6%

  • Describe HP CMS and UD Business Context and Market Differentiators
  • List and identify processes and solutions that use UD and related goals. 
  • Describe the UD purpose, technical value, and role in a CMS and its business value.

14%

  • Describe HP CMS and UD Business Context and Market Differentiators
  • List and identify processes and solutions that use UD and related goals. 
  • Describe the UD purpose, technical value, and role in a CMS and its business value.
  • Describe and Articulate HP UD Concepts, Technologies, Tasks, and Related Settings

11%

  • Explain and Recognize UD Architecture
  • List the UD data collection techniques.
  • Describe the UD architecture.
  • Identify architecture and resources for Management Zones, Discovery Activities, Inventory Discovery, and Client Discovery  (components, data flow, and communication protocols).
  • Identify and describe UD components: Jobs, Adapters, Scripts, Probe Gateway, Probe Manager, and UCMDB Server.
  • Describe the UCMDB Discovery sub-systems.
  • Describe the UD Data Flow.

12%

  • Install, Configure, Setup, and Maintain UD
  • Install, configure, and activate the data flow probe.
  • Describe the communication protocols for DDMI and DDMA.

9%

Describe Management Zones and Discovery Activities

  • Explain how to create Management Zones.
  • Describe Discovery Activities.
  • Identify and describe OOTB activities provided with Universal Discovery (Infrastructure, Inventory, Database, JavaEE, Custom) and their purposes.
  • Explain how to configure a Discovery Activity (Infrastructure, Inventory).
  • Determine how to handle potential problems related to Management Zones and Discovery Activities.
  • Recognize limitations and restrictions for Management Zones.
  • Describe the Discovery Infrastructure Troubleshooter.

13%

Describe Management Zones and Discovery Activities

  • Explain how to create Management Zones.
  • Describe Discovery Activities.
  • Identify and describe OOTB activities provided with Universal Discovery (Infrastructure, Inventory, Database, JavaEE, Custom) and their purposes.
  • Explain how to configure a Discovery Activity (Infrastructure, Inventory).
  • Determine how to handle potential problems related to Management Zones and Discovery Activities.
  • Recognize limitations and restrictions for Management Zones.
  • Describe the Discovery Infrastructure Troubleshooter.

12%

Performing Inventory Discovery

  • Describe Inventory Discovery Software Utilization.
  • Identify workflow, steps, and configuration settings and configure Inventory Discovery.
  • Identify known limitations.
  • Describe how to use the Universal Discovery Scanner Generator to generate scanners and to run the generated scanners.
  • Identify components of a scanner and what information it can collect.
  • Describe Inventory Discovery by Scanner job.
  • Explain how the XML Enricher works.
  • Configure Software Utilization.

9%

Identify Inventory Tools

  • Identify system requirements and supported platforms for Inventory Tools.
  • List Inventory Tools.
  • Describe options and best practices to install Inventory Tools.
  • Identify capabilities of, and tasks performed by, Inventory Tools.

8%

Performing Client Discovery

  • Identify challenges for Client Discovery.
  • Describe the UD approach to Client Discovery and how it solves Client Discovery challenges.
  • Describe the Client Discovery process, features, and limitations.
  • Configure Client Discovery.
  • Configure the Call Home feature.

6%

Performing Real Time Discovery (Just In Time JIT)

  • Identify the value of RT Discovery and what problems it solves.
  • Plan deployment of the UD Passive Probes.
  • Configure Passive Probe IP and Port Ranges.
  • Configure the RT Discovery Behavior.

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