Aruba Certified Switching Professional (ACSP)

Validate that you can implement and operate enterprise level Aruba campus switching solutions.

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This certification validates your knowledge of these topics and more:

  • Implementing ArubaOS-Switches including securing access, redundancy technologies, link aggregation techniques and switch virtualization with HPE’s Virtual Switching Framework
  • Configuring dynamic routing with Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) and Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
  • IP multicast routing
  • Network optimization incorporating Quality of Service (QoS) priorities
  • Protecting the network using Access Control Lists (ACLs) and other security measures

Why earn this certification?

  • Elevate yourself as a trusted team member who can successfully implement enterprise grade Aruba campus switching solutions
  • Advance your career as a Certified Professional who understands and can implement a modern approach to meet the challenges cloud, mobility and the intelligent edge bring

Typical candidates for this certification are networking IT professionals with a minimum of 1 years’ experience deploying enterprise level network solutions.

Skill level

ACSA is a required prerequisite for ACSP.
Candidates must pass the Implementing Aruba Campus Switching Solutions certification exam on PearsonVUE.
Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Length: 60 questions
Exam Code: HPE6-A45

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Upgrade Paths
You may qualify for one of the upgrade paths below. To achieve the ACSP via an upgrade path it is still highly recommended to attend training. View the Learning Resources to find learning options. Click for details.

  • Upgrade from Cisco, Juniper, or Brocade You must have 1 of these:
    • Cisco – CCNP (any CCNP regardless of technology)
    • Cisco – Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
    • Cisco – CCIE
    • Juniper – JNCIP-ENT
    • Juniper – JNCIS-ENT
    • Juniper – JNCIE
    • Brocade Professional IP Adminisrator 2016 (BPIPA)

    Exam Code: HPE6-A44

  • Upgrade from HP ASE – FlexNetwork Architect V2 or HP ASE – FlexNetwork Integrator V1
    You must have:
    • HP ASE – FlexNetwork Architect V2
    • HP ASE – FlexNetwork Integrator V1

    Exam Code: HPE6-A46