Exam ID HPE2-E72
Exam type Web based
Exam duration 1 hour 15 minutes
Exam length 50 questions
Passing score 70%
Delivery languages Russian, Korean, Japanese, German, French, Brazilian Portuguese, English, Castilian Spanish
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Exam description

This exam tests your ability to identify potential HPE customers and validate and qualify opportunities by engaging customers in strategic IT conversations. It tests your ability to uncover business needs and qualify customers for HPE hybrid cloud solutions.

Ideal candidate for this exam

This exam is specifically designed for HPE partner sales professionals who identify and qualify HPE solutions sales opportunities.

Exam contents

This exam has 50 questions.

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Objectives

This exam validates that you can:
12%
Digital Transformation and Trends
•Explain the challenges customers face in completing their digital transformation
•Describe the technologies companies are using to complete their digital transformation
•Explain how customers are changing the way they pay for IT and consume services to achieve their desired business outcomes
13%
Consultative selling
•Engage your customers with a value-oriented approach and the business value framework (BVF)
•Explain why your customers should trust HPE with providing hybrid cloud solutions
25%
Delivering Everything as a Service
•Use appropriate discovery questions to uncover customer’s needs for HPE GreenLake
•Identify customer characteristics that indicate an opportunity for HPE GreenLake
•Describe the value of HPE GreenLake
•Qualify customers for HPE GreenLake based on their business drivers
•Identify and overcome barriers and objections by recognizing key differentiators with HPE GreenLake
25%
Delivering a Cloudlike Experience
•Use appropriate discovery questions to uncover customers’ needs for solutions that deliver a cloudlike experience on-premises
•Identify customer characteristics that indicate opportunities to sell HPE hybrid cloud solutions
•Describe the business value of HPE hybrid cloud solutions
•Qualify customers for HPE software-defined solutions based on their business drivers
•Identify and overcome barriers and objections by recognizing HPE’s key differentiators in software-defined solutions for Hybrid IT
25%
Delivering an Intelligent Data Platform
•Use appropriate discovery questions to uncover customers’ needs for intelligent storage
•Identify customer characteristics that indicate an HPE Intelligent Data Platform opportunity
•Describe the business value of HPE Intelligent Data Platform
•Qualify customers for HPE Intelligent Data Platform based on their business drivers
•Overcome objections by recognizing HPE’s key differentiators for intelligent storage