Exam ID HP0-M97
Exam type Performance based exams
Exam duration 3 hours
Exam length 100 questions
Passing score 70%
Delivery languages English
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Exam description

This exam tests your skills on planning for a Quality Center installation, upgrading from previous versions, configuring admin settings, customizing the QC Project, Core ALM: Releases, Requirements, Test Plans, Test Lab and Defects Modules, ALM Reporting Tools, versioning, baselines and libraries, use of template projects, HP Sprinter, ALM implementation practices and troubleshooting.
This is a performance-based test. You will be provided with an ALM environment to perform tasks directed during the exam.

Who should take this exam?

This exam is for HPE Software technical professionals who consult on, teach or implement Application Lifecycle Management solutions. Examples of job roles include:
• HPE Software certified instructor
• HPE Software partners
• HPE Software employees (professional services, managed services, customer support, presales)
Candidates should have at least six months field experience in Quality Center, application lifecycle, and the software testing lifecycle. Exams are based on an assumed level of industry standard knowledge that may be gained from the training, hands on experience, or other prerequisite events. You should also be knowledgeable about Web interfaces, HTML, software testing fundamentals, VBScript and Basic SQL.

Exam contents

This exam has 100 questions. Here are types of questions to expect:
  • Multiple choice (multiple responses)
  • Multiple choice (single response)
  • Other

Tips for taking this exam

It is important to note that although training is recommended for exam preparation, successful completion of the training alone does not guarantee that you will pass the exam. In addition to training, exam items are based on knowledge gained from on the job experience and application as well as other supplemental reference material that may be specified on this page.


This exam validates that you can successfully perform the following:

·         Planning for a Quality Center installation


·         Upgrade from previous versions


·         Configure admin settings


·         Customize the QC Project


·         Core ALM: Releases, Requirements, Test Plans, Test Lab and Defects Modules


·         ALM Reporting Tools


·         Versioning, baselines and libraries


·         Use of template projects


·         HP Sprinter


·         ALM implementation practices


·         Troubleshooting


·         Performance-based activity

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