HP HP2-Z21 : Planning and Designing HP Enterprise Networking Solutions Exam
The HP HP2-Z21 (Planning and Designing HP Enterprise Networking Solutions) exam is intended for Presales Consultants who perform technical presales engagements with customers. This exam validates a candidate's skill level that is required to earn a certification in the Accredited Presales Professional Program as part of their role as a HP Reseller or HP Presales Consultant. Prior to becoming certified, candidates should have at least one year of experience in job roles that involve designing and planning networks using HP Networking products.
To complete this 70-minute exam, candidates will answer 46 questions that will be presented in multiple choice and drag-and drop matching formats. Exam questions will be separated into five modules, which are as follows:
Module 1-The Opportunity (e.g. explaining how server virtualization and cloud applications have changed the requirements for data center networking infrastructure)
Module 2- The Solutions (e.g. identifying components of HP Data Center Solutions, comparing one, two, and three tier data center solutions, knowing the components of HP Enterprise Campus LAN solutions and options for campus LAN architecture).
Module 3-The Advanced Technologies that Power the Solutions (e.g. describing performance effects of HP A-Series Core and Data Center products, explaining how HP products distinguish themselves in the area of high availability).
Module 4- The HP A-Series Core and Data Center Switches and Routers (e.g. knowing the appropriate network environments for HP A-Series Core and Data Center products, knowing HP A-Series Core and Data Center product specifications).
Module 5- Selling the Solutions (e.g. understanding business needs and pain points of a customer, key selling points that meet customer demands).
The above list is meant to serve as a guide of sample topics to prepare for. Candidates should be familiar with additional related concepts that the exam may cover. Please visit The Learning Center website for more details about the HP HP2-Z21 exam and relevant certification information.