CLO-001 CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certification Practice Test Set 7

Which of the following cloud computing services requires the MOST involvement from a
company's in-house staff?


Options are :

  • MaaS (Correct)
  • PaaS
  • IaaS
  • SaaS

Answer : MaaS

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Which of the following enables hardware independence?


Options are :

  • Outsourcing
  • In-sourcing
  • Virtualization (Correct)
  • Abstraction

Answer : Virtualization

Which of the following types of organizations would NOT benefit from cloud computing due to legal requirements? 


Options are :

  • Large marketing agencies
  • Online library
  • Social media sites
  • Medical facility (Correct)

Answer : Medical facility

Which of the following is a reason why an IT manager understanding business cost allocations would recommend implementing a cloud infrastructure? (Select TWO).A. The cloud can be used to increase revenue.
B. The cloud can be used to help cut unnecessary spending on IT.
C. The cloud can be used to increase system downtime.
D. The cloud can be used to reduce payroll costs of IT staff
E. The cloud can be used to increase customer base.


Options are :

  • B,D (Correct)
  • B,C
  • A,B
  • C,D

Answer : B,D

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A business has recently implemented a hybrid cloud federated solution, which will allow if to rapidly and dynamically allocate resources during high demand, and quickly implement its Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) and Continuity of  Operations (COOP). Given this implementation, the IT director is MOST likely concerned about:


Options are :

  • hiring additional IT staff.
  • maintaining strategic flexibility.
  • eliminating security risks (Correct)
  • reducing OPEX allocations

Answer : eliminating security risks

Which of the following would be a method to ensure ongoing benefits of a cloud agreement? 


Options are :

  • Confirm a continual assurance framework is in place to measure the cloud provider's performance in line with organizational objectives. (Correct)
  • Have independent stress and volume testing performed against the cloud provider to measure the availability SLA.
  • Ask the cloud provider to lower the cost before each contractual renewal so that the business is obtaining value for money.
  • Have independent security testing performed against the cloud provider to ensure that the business's customer data is safe.

Answer : Confirm a continual assurance framework is in place to measure the cloud provider's performance in line with organizational objectives.

The IT department has migrated company email to a web-based cloud provider. Which of the following dependencies placed on the cloud computing vendor will have the MOST affect on all company staff? 


Options are :

  • Availability of service (Correct)
  • Location of service
  • Cost of service
  • Maintainability of service

Answer : Availability of service

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In which of the following scenarios would a hybrid cloud be the BEST choice for an organization to use?


Options are :

  • A large development firm that creates applications for the customer to host on their cloud. (Correct)
  • A financial organization that must keep all data under their control.
  • A security organization that performs a large percentage of penetration testing.
  • A retail organization that needs to maintain all processing in their own data center.

Answer : A large development firm that creates applications for the customer to host on their cloud.

A company has decided to implement a third-party hosted service so that they have access to as many virtual instances as needed, for exclusive use. Which of the following types of services would this represent?


Options are :

  • Public cloud
  • VTP
  • Private cloud (Correct)
  • VPN

Answer : Private cloud

Which of the following applies only to public cloud computing as opposed to outsourcing?


Options are :

  • Contracts are in years as opposed to days or months
  • Internal IT staff move from one organization to another
  • There are no upfront CAPEX costs for hardware (Correct)
  • Infrastructure is stored within a data center

Answer : There are no upfront CAPEX costs for hardware

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Which of the following describes what is meant by the ITIL Service Strategy component?


Options are :

  • Designing the solution to the ITIL specifications.
  • Defining processes required to manage the solution. (Correct)
  • Ensuring changes are designed to meet customer expectations.
  • Understanding the intended customer and what services are required.

Answer : Defining processes required to manage the solution.

Which of the following skills is MOST needed by the cloud vendor to communicate with the subscriber?


Options are :

  • Industry best practices
  • Visualization
  • Project management
  • Customer service (Correct)

Answer : Customer service

Which of the following is a service level management tool aimed at quantifying a cloud offerings' performance?


Options are :

  • Request for Proposal
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Risk Assessment
  • Mean Time to Recovery (Correct)

Answer : Mean Time to Recovery

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Which of the following applications would be a good candidate to move to a cloud-based platform?


Options are :

  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM) (Correct)
  • Mission critical financial data
  • Database that requires a low latency for indexing
  • High-performance computing

Answer : Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Which of the following is an effect of cloud computing on application development?


Options are :

  • SaaS inhibits vendor interoperability on application platforms (Correct)
  • SaaS delays the time to market for most applications.
  • SaaS allows for a shorter time to market for some applications.
  • SaaS allows for open-source application development.

Answer : SaaS inhibits vendor interoperability on application platforms

A cloud computing vendor is focusing on delivering applications to customers. The goal is to simplify the deployment of database functionality while removing the need for customers to manage the operating system and application patching. Which of the following types of solution is the vendor offering?


Options are :

  • Software as a Service (Correct)
  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • IT as a Service
  • Anything as a Service

Answer : Software as a Service

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A private cloud is defined as:


Options are :

  • a deployment model that uses an external cloud provider to provide host infrastructure services that are Internet accessible
  • a deployment model that uses an external cloud provider to provide host application services that are Internet accessible
  • a deployment model that uses virtualization technologies to provide infrastructure on demand within its network (Correct)
  • a deployment model that partners with other industry related companies to provide infrastructure services.

Answer : a deployment model that uses virtualization technologies to provide infrastructure on demand within its network

Which of the following BEST describes the properly of cloud computing that enables services to be
readily on hand?


Options are :

  • Scalability
  • Availability (Correct)
  • Integrity
  • Confidentiality

Answer : Availability

Which of the following virtualization characteristics allows the use of different types of physical servers? 


Options are :

  • Hardware independence (Correct)
  • Scalability
  • Variable costs
  • Security

Answer : Hardware independence

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After migrating the company's entire data center infrastructure to a private IaaS solution, while at the same time maintaining the current network and server logical configuration, the IT director eliminated 50% of the IT engineering staff. The remaining staff has now shifted focus from a daily server maintenance and upkeep role, to more of a service provisioning, performance, and
reporting role. Which of the following was MOST impacted by this migration? 


Options are :

  • Service transition (Correct)
  • Service operation
  • Service strategy
  • Service design

Answer : Service transition

An organization wants to host a critical application on two redundant leased servers located at the ISP's data center. Which of the following is this an example of?


Options are :

  • PaaS (Correct)
  • SaaS
  • Public cloud
  • IaaS

Answer : PaaS

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Which of the following is the MOST significant risk to business continuity when using an external cloud service provider?


Options are :

  • Vendor being purchased
  • Vendor going out of business
  • Unauthorized access to customer data (Correct)
  • Virtual server failure

Answer : Unauthorized access to customer data

Which of the following should be measured with a direct cost chargeback method?


Options are :

  • CPU cycles used
  • Square footage cost of the facility
  • Technical staff (Correct)
  • Power and cooling consumed

Answer : Technical staff

A cloud usage metering scheme allows for which of the following customer charge back alternatives? 


Options are :

  • Cost amortization
  • Direct cost
  • Cost allocation (Correct)
  • Shared cost

Answer : Cost allocation

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Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) will present challenges for the network administrator as they move their users to the cloud. Which of the following would be considered a major challenge? 


Options are :

  • Troubleshooting the users' applications
  • Developing a back up environment for the end user (Correct)
  • Centralizing the applications
  • Supporting multiple devices (e.g. tablets, thin clients)

Answer : Developing a back up environment for the end user

One of the strategic reasons to source component technology purchases from multiple providers is to:


Options are :

  • influence governmental organizations
  • keep vendor prices down.
  • encourage vendor control.
  • avoid vendor lock-in. (Correct)

Answer : avoid vendor lock-in.

An application development company is considering implementing a cloud solution to help improve time to market with new software upgrades. The existing application has been in use by customers for several years and contains a large amount of code. Which of the following types of clouds would be BEST for this company to implement? 


Options are :

  • IaaS
  • SaaS
  • PaaS (Correct)
  • XaaS

Answer : PaaS

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A company would like to move an application to the cloud which resides on a single physical server in their data center. The server has two drives, one of which hosts the operating system, and the other hosts the application data. The operating system has been showing errors recently and the application data was corrupted last Friday at 4:00 PM. Data is backed up every day at
1:00 AM. Which of the following would be the BEST option for migrating this application to the cloud?


Options are :

  • Clone or P2V the server with both drives to the cloud platform
  • Clone or P2V the server with the application drive to the cloud platform and copy the operating system to the cloud serv
  • Setup a server in the cloud, install an operating system, install and configure the application, and copy the data to the cloud server from last Thursday's backup
  • Setup a server in the cloud, install an operating system, install the application, and copy the data to the cloud server from last Friday's backup (Correct)

Answer : Setup a server in the cloud, install an operating system, install the application, and copy the data to the cloud server from last Friday's backup

Which of the following describes the commonality between cloud computing and outsourcing?


Options are :

  • Shift from CAPEX to OPEX (Correct)
  • Reduced system architecture complexity
  • Reduced compliance cost
  • Simplified security management

Answer : Shift from CAPEX to OPEX

Following an IT Service Management life cycle approach, a Chief Information Officer would take which of the following paths to implement a cloud solution?


Options are :

  • Decide whether to implement on the cloud; Choose a XaaS provider; Design the application; Choose where to develop the service application; Operate the service application in the cloud.
  • Decide whether to implement the application on the cloud; Choose an IaaS provider; Choose whether to develop the service in-house; Operate the service application inthe cloud.
  • Strategize which IaaS provider to use; Design the application; Transition the development process to the cloud; Operate the service application in the cloud. (Correct)
  • Choose the SaaS provider; Design the application; Choose whether to develop the service application in-house or outsource; Operate the service application in the cloud

Answer : Strategize which IaaS provider to use; Design the application; Transition the development process to the cloud; Operate the service application in the cloud.

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