Certificate Summary

HCIE-Storage validates the knowledge and skills required to construct, optimize, and manage the storage system and storage solutions in large- and medium-sized networks.


HCIE-Storage covers but is not limited to:

Huawei OceanStor Converged storage systems, Big Data storage system, Storage Solutions (Backup and Disaster Recovery), Data Migration and integrations with virtualization and database applications.


HCIE-Storage certification shows proven comprehensive and thorough understanding of Huawei's storage technology and ability to resolve complex technical problems.


With HCIE-Storage certified engineers, enterprises are able to plan, design and configure Huawei storage solutions to meet various application requirements in multiple scenarios.

Certificate Prerequisites


Training Requirement

Qualification Requirement


HCNP-Storage CUSN or the same level is suggested

Five years relevant work experiences is suggested



Exams & Examination Fee

Exam Code

Exam Name

Exam Fee


HCIE-Storage (Written)

300 USD


HCIE-Storage (Lab)

1200 USD


HCIE-Storage (Interview)

Re-Certification Method


Period of Validity

Date of Recertification

Recertification Exam

Start Date of  Validity


2 Years + 1 year grace period

Within 2 years

Written exam or Lab exam

Date of passing recertification exam

During the grace period

Written exam or Lab exam

Two years after the issue of the recertification result

After 3 years

Same as original certification

Date of passing recertification exam

Course Application