Certification Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Hitachi Data Systems Certified Professional Program?
What are the changes to the HDS certification program?
Who should become certified?
Why become certified?
How are the certification exams developed?
Which credential levels are available?
Which tracks are available?
Which exams are currently available?
How long are the tests and what are the passing scores?
What is the format of the exams?
Where are the exams offered, and how do I register to take the exams?
How much do the certification exams cost?
How do I prepare for the exams?
How do I get my credentials?
How do I get certification credit in the Hitachi TrueNorth Partner Program?
What are the recertification rules?
What is the re-take policy?
What is the Prometric Cancellation/Reschedule Policy?
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) provides information technologies, services and solutions that build Social Innovation – technology innovation for business and social prosperity. We help companies establish software-defined infrastructure to improve IT agility and flexibility that accelerates innovation, improves business outcomes, simplifies the lives of mobile workers and administrators, and expedites business insight and competitive advantage.