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HPE Master ASE - FlexNetwork Solutions V2

This certification validates your ability to design and deploy complex, enterprise-level networks using your comprehensive knowledge of HPE's latest networking innovations. With an emphasis on Software-defined Networking (SDN), this certification validates your ability to leverage the simplicity, agility and automation benefits of today's networking solutions to keep your customers' businesses moving forward. The Master ASE FlexNetwork Solutions V2 certification also demonstrates your expertise to design an automated, agile data center solution based on HPE FlexFabric technology . The combination of SDN skills and expertise in designing complex data center solutions differentiates you as a leader in architecting innovative HPE Networking solutions.

Why earn this certification?

  • To position yourself as a master integrator capable of implementing data center and SDN-enabled solutions in Cloud and Converged Infrastructure environments
  • To demonstrate your ability to design and deploy highly-scalable, custom networking solutions that support enterprise business requirements
  • To participate in a community of certified professionals for continuous networking expertise and sharing best practices
  • To enhance your career and job satisfaction as a master certified HPE Networking expert


Typical candidates for this certification are networking IT professionals with a minimum of three to five years experience in designing and architecting complex enterprise level networks. Successful candidates also have familiarity with server and storage network related technologies.

Skill level


Steps to acquire this certification

Before you begin:

Acquire access to The Learning Center and get an HPE Learner ID. Then create a profile with Pearson VUE, our exam delivery vendor.
Learn how in the Learning Center Assist Kit.

Step 1: Do you qualify for an upgrade path?

Step 2: Register or apply for this certification

Step 3: Verify or complete prerequisites

Step 4: Complete recommended training

Training is highly recommended. Training helps you pass the exam. Training is not required for most certifications.

Training for Exam HPE0-Y53: Building HPE SDN and FlexNetwork Solutions
00991245 00991245: Creating HPE Software-defined Networks, Rev. 15.41 VLAB - 4 days
VILT - 4 days
ILT - 4 days
00908176 00908176: Building HP FlexFabric Data Centers, Rev. 14.41 VILT - 4 days
ILT - 4 days
WBT = Web Based ILT = Instructor Led VILT = Virtual Instructor Led VCR - Virtual Class Recorded SCA = Special Course or Activity

Step 5: Pass the required exams

HPE0-Y53 Building HPE SDN and FlexNetwork Solutions Register

Certification achieved

Three to five days after you complete all requirements, you receive an email notification. Then your status in The Learning Center becomes “acquired”. If you achieved this certification through an upgrade path, you also achieve:

Track your training and certification progress through your transcripts in the Learning Center.