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Earn a new certification for free at HPE TSS in Cannes, France

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Contributing Author: Alexandra Katsila

There are only a few weeks left until the HPE Technology and Solutions Summit 2017 in Cannes, France. Take advantage of the free exam opportunity at the popular HPE Testing Center to ensure your skills are current. The latest HPE Server, Storage, Cloud, Networking and Aruba exams will be available.

From the HPE Product Certified – Synergy Solutions [2016] certification to the newly launched HPE Product Certified – Converged Solutions [2017] and Aruba Certified Switching Associate (ACSA) V1 certifications we are offering many exams in the test center allowing you to achieve certification. This provides you the opportunity to complete your company’s FY18 Partner Ready technical certification requirements ahead of time.

Give yourself the best chance at success with the following tips:

Prepare for your exams

Make the most of this opportunity and come prepared for your exams. You can order a select set of exam self-study guides from HPE Press to help you prepare for your exams. Make sure you order your study guides in advance, especially if you order books that require shipment. E-books are available immediately upon purchase.

Special HPE Press discount for TSS attendees

HPE Press is offering a special discount for TSS attendees: 30% off Official Study Guides and Technology Series E-books. Enter the promo code at checkout: ETSS17Q2. This offer is available until 15 February 2017.

Exam offering and policies

Three (3) exam attempts are included as part of the HPE TSS conference package. Note the following:

  1. Maximum of 2 HPE0 or HPE6 exams OR a combination of both + a maximum of 1 HPE2 voucher per person - valid only for the exams listed within the exam guide and during the week of HPE TSS.
  2. Applies to Partner and eligible HPE delegates only.
  3. Proctored exams (HPE0/HPE6) can only be taken on site during the opening hours of the Testing Center.
  4. Selected HPE2 technical exams also part of the overview can be taken by means of collecting an exam voucher at the Testing Center helpdesk. Make sure you have access to a personal internet access device (laptop or other) to take your exam in a self-chosen quiet area before Friday end of the conference.
  5. A maximum of 2 attempts for the same HPE0/HPE6 exam is possible. Upon failing the same exam for the second time you have a waiting period of 14 calendar days. 

Don’t forget to bring

To facilitate a quick and smooth process for taking exams, it is important that you have your HPE PearsonVUE login details ready. You will also need a photo ID (passport, identity card or driver’s license) to prove your identity. If you need to create an account, please visit and have this information ready: HPE Learner ID or HPE Employee ID (for eligible HPE delegates only).

Test Center hours

  • Tuesday, 7 February 11:30 - 18:30 (last entry at 17:00)
  • Wednesday, 8 February 08:00 - 20:00 (last entry at 18:30)
  • Thursday, 9 February 08:00 - 18:30 (last entry at 17:00)
  • Friday, 10 February 08:00 - 13:00 (last entry at 11:30)

Please take note of the different times each day for last entry into the testing room. We will not be allowing any more candidates into the room after the specified times above.

Where can I learn more?

Visit HPE TSS website.

For any queries regarding the exam list, email: or contact your local Partner Business Manager.

Alexandra KatsilaAlexandra Katsila

Meet HPE My Learning and Certification blogger Alexandra Katsila, Global Sales & Partner Ready GTM Manager, EMEA region.  Follow her on Twitter @Alex_kats.

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