VCPC510 VMware Certified Professional on VCloud Exam Set 1

What is the size of a virtual machine .vswp file?


Options are :

  • The virtual machine .vswp file is equal to the amount of available memory in the ESXi server.
  • The virtual machine .vswp file is set to the amount of memory allocated minus any memory reservation. (Correct)
  • The virtual machine .vswp file is equal to the amount of virtual memory (virtual machine available memory, plus virtual machine overhead) configured for the virtual machine when it was created.
  • The virtual machine .vswp file is equal to twice the amount of available memory configured for the virtual machine when it was created.

Answer : The virtual machine .vswp file is set to the amount of memory allocated minus any memory reservation.

VCPC510 VMware Certified Professional on VCloud Exam Set 2

An administrator needs to deploy vSM to support a vCD installation  How should the administrator proceed?


Options are :

  • Deploy the vSM binaries to a RHEL 5 VM. Prepare to install with the enable command from the vSM console. Run setup.
  • Deploy the vSM binaries to a RHEL 5 VM. Run setup. Initiate a synchronization with vSM from vCenter.
  • Deploy the vSM appliance using vCenter. Run setup. Register the vSM plugin. Initiate a synchronization with vSM.
  • Deploy the vSM appliance using vCenter. Prepare to configure with the enable command from the vSM console. Run setup. (Correct)

Answer : Deploy the vSM appliance using vCenter. Prepare to configure with the enable command from the vSM console. Run setup.

A company has converted several physical machines to virtual machines but are seeing significant performance issues on the converted machines. The host is configured with sufficient memory and storage does not appear to be a bottleneck. Which metric can be checked to determine if CPU contention exists on an ESXi 5.x host?


Options are :

  • Usage
  • CPU Usage (Mhz)
  • Ready (Correct)
  • Active

Answer : Ready

An administrator is setting up v Motion in a v Sphere environment. A migration is run to test the configuration, but fails. What could the administrator do to resolve the issue?


Options are :

  • Ensure the VMkernel port group is configured for Management Traffic.
  • Ensure the VMotion enabled adaptors configured for the same subnet. (Correct)
  • Use a vDS instead of a standard switch.
  • Enable VMkernel port group for the vSphere cluster.

Answer : Ensure the VMotion enabled adaptors configured for the same subnet.

VCP-510 VMware Certified Professional on vSphere 5 Exam Set 5

A new LUN has been provisioned to all hosts in a v Sphere 5.x cluster. On one host a new VMFS data store has been created. How will the new data store be discovered by the other ESXi 5.x hosts?


Options are :

  • A refresh of all host bus adapters is periodically performed by ESXi hosts to detect new VMFS datastores.
  • A manual refresh is required on each ESXi host to discover new VMFS datastores.
  • A rescan of all host bus adapters is periodically performed by ESXi hosts to detect new VMFS datastores.
  • New VMFS volumes are automatically added to members of a cluster by vCenter Server (Correct)

Answer : New VMFS volumes are automatically added to members of a cluster by vCenter Server

Which method should be used to create a custom role in vCloud Director?


Options are :

  • Modify a default role by editing its attributes in the vCloud Director database.
  • Import and rename a custom role defined in vCenter Server.
  • Rename and modify the rights assigned to a default role using the Roles and Rights tab.
  • Copy an existing role and modify privileges on the Administration tab. (Correct)

Answer : Copy an existing role and modify privileges on the Administration tab.

What is the size of a virtual machine .vswp file?


Options are :

  • The virtual machine .vswp file is equal to the amount of available memory in the ESXi server
  • The virtual machine .vswp file is equal to the amount of virtual memory (virtual machine available memory, plus virtual machine overhead) configured for the virtual machine when it was created.
  • The virtual machine .vswp file is set to the amount of memory allocated minus any memory reservation. (Correct)
  • The virtual machine .vswp file is equal to twice the amount of available memory configured for the virtual machine when it was created.

Answer : The virtual machine .vswp file is set to the amount of memory allocated minus any memory reservation.

VCP-510 VMware Certified Professional on vSphere 5 Exam Set 2

An administrator decides to implement a Fixed multi pathing policy for an ESXi host with four available paths to one VMFS data store. After the policy has been enabled for the data store, how many paths will have an active status by default?


Options are :

  • 4 (Correct)
  • None of the Above
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Answer : 4

Your network administrator is planning to upgrade a physical switch. The ESXi interface vmnic1 is connected to this switch and will be impacted. ESXi interface vmnic2 is connected to the same virtual switch as vmnic1 and is also connected to a physical switch that is not being impacted. What must you do on the impacted virtual switch to avoid network interruption?


Options are :

  • Edit the switch Failover Detection policy to automatically fail to vmnic2
  • Change the traffic shaping policy and set vmnic2 is active
  • Edit switch configuration and set vmnic1 as down and vmnic2 as up
  • Edit the switch settings, changing vmnic1 to unused and vmnic2 to active (Correct)

Answer : Edit the switch settings, changing vmnic1 to unused and vmnic2 to active

How can virtual machines be moved between vCenter datacenter objects?


Options are :

  • High-Availability fai lover
  • Storage vMotion migration
  • Cold migration (Correct)
  • vMotion migration

Answer : Cold migration

VCPC550 VMware Certified Professional Cloud Practice Test Set 11

An administrator attempts to increase the number of vCPUs in a virtual machine to 8. The configuration cannot be successfully completed. What are two likely causes of this issue? (Choose two.)
A. MS-DOS was selected as guest OS. B. The host has 4 processor threads. C. Virtual machine hardware version 7 was chosen.
D. The vSphere 5 implementation is using a Standard license.


Options are :

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

Answer : A,B

vCloud Director requires a database. What is the minimum suggested configuration for that database server?


Options are :

  • 2 GB of memory, 100GB storage, 2 CPUs
  • 16GB of memory, 100GB storage, and 4 CPUs (Correct)
  • 4 GB of memory, 50GB storage, and 4 CPUs
  • 12 GB of memory, 50GB storage, and 2 CPUs

Answer : 16GB of memory, 100GB storage, and 4 CPUs

A user attempts a remote SSH connection to a newly-installed ESXi 5.x host to execute some commands. The SSH connection attempt fails, though the user is able to receive a ICMP ping back from the host. What must the administrator do to enable SSH?


Options are :

  • Create a local user on the ESXi server.
  • Start the SSH service on the ESXi server. (Correct)
  • Open the SSH port on the ESXi firewall.
  • Enable root logon on the ESXi server

Answer : Start the SSH service on the ESXi server.

VCPC550 VMware Certified Professional Cloud Practice Test Set 5

What is true about the HA agent on ESXi 5.x hosts?


Options are :

  • HA agent logs and entries use the prefix "aam"
  • HA agents can store configuration information locally (Correct)
  • vSphere client cannot determine which HA agent is "master"
  • HA agents are set to start by default

Answer : HA agents can store configuration information locally

What function does Enhanced v Motion Compatibility provide?


Options are :

  • The ability to use vMotion to migrate virtual machines between hosts with identical CPUs but different vSphere versions.
  • The ability to enable Fault Tolerance on virtual machines that are not members of a cluster.
  • The ability to replace manual CPU identification masks with an automated process managed by the cluster. (Correct)
  • The ability to use vMotion to migrate virtual machines between ESXi hosts with different CPU vendors.

Answer : The ability to replace manual CPU identification masks with an automated process managed by the cluster.

An administrator wants to configure a DRS Migration Threshold that allows automated migration only when a host is placed into maintenance or to satisfy cluster contraints. What setting should be utilized?


Options are :

  • The default setting
  • Priority 4
  • Priority 2
  • The most conservative setting (Correct)

Answer : The most conservative setting

VCP-410 VMware Certified Professional on VSphere 4 Exam Set 9

Which vSphere technology must be enabled on an ESXi cluster backing vCD?


Options are :

  • VMware HA
  • VMware DPM
  • VMware DRS (Correct)
  • None of these

Answer : VMware DRS

Which two courses of action are required in order to license a vCloud Director installation?


Options are :

  • e license key for vShield Manager into vCenter. B. Using the vCD GUI, enter in the vCloud Director license key
  • Using the vCD GUI, enter in the vShield Manager license key.
  • Using the vSphere client, go to Home > Licensing and add the license key for vShield Manager into vCenter. (Correct)
  • Using the vSphere client, go to Home > Licensing and add the license key for vCloud Director into vCenter.

Answer : Using the vSphere client, go to Home > Licensing and add the license key for vShield Manager into vCenter.

When configuring memory for a virtual machine what is the Maximum recommended for best performance value based upon?


Options are :

  • The threshold needed for the ESXi host to satisfy a reservation value
  • The maximum value the guest operating system supports
  • The maximum recommended by the OS manufacturer.
  • The amount of memory in the ESXi host (Correct)

Answer : The amount of memory in the ESXi host

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 1

A vSphere 5 implementation consists of a fully automated DRS cluster with two ESXi 5.x hosts with the following vNetwork Standard Switch configuration: 1. Switch A. three vmnics, one port group named sFTP-PG 2. Switch B. two vmnics, one port group named Web-PG  3. All vmnics are trunked to the same physical switch. DRS has been configured with an anti-affinity rule for all virtual machines in the Web-PG so that no more than half of the virtual machines run on any given host. The virtual machines on WebPG are experiencing significant network latency. The network team has determined that a performance bottleneck is occurring at the ESXi host level. Which solution will require the least amount of administrative work and the least amount of service interruption?   


Options are :

  • Migrate Web-PG to Switch A and sFTP-PG to Switch B on each host B. C. D.
  • Convert the three Switch Bs to a single vNetwork Distributed Switch
  • Use vMotion to redistribute some of the VMs in Web-PG to a different ESXi host
  • Move a vmnic from Switch A to Switch B on each host (Correct)

Answer : Move a vmnic from Switch A to Switch B on each host

After a successful vCloud Director and vCloud Connector installation and initial test, an administrator discovers that the vCloud Connector UI plug-in is not working from within the vSphere client. What is a potential cause of this issue?


Options are :

  • There is a vShield firewall rule blocking port 8443.
  • The vSphere client and vCloud Director VM have incompatible versions of Java.
  • The SSL certificate on the vCloud Director is invalid
  • The Internet Explorer security and privacy settings are too restrictive. (Correct)

Answer : The Internet Explorer security and privacy settings are too restrictive.

During peak operating hours, an administrator finds that a business-critical application running in a virtual machine is not performing as well as during normal hours. Which memory management method can be used to guarantee that the application performs well at all times?


Options are :

  • Set a reservation equal to the average memory utilization of the virtual machine running the application.
  • Set a reservation equal to the installed memory of the ESXi host running the application.
  • Check the "Reserve all guest memory" checkbox. (Correct)
  • Set the share level to high for the virtual machine running the application and set the share level for all other virtual machines to low.

Answer : Check the "Reserve all guest memory" checkbox.

VMware VDCD510 Advanced Professional Data Center Design Exam Set 8

By default, how do the components of vCloud Connector communicate?


Options are :

  • SSL encrypted through port 8443 (Correct)
  • SSL encrypted through port 902
  • SSL encrypted through port 443
  • VPN tunnel through port 8443

Answer : SSL encrypted through port 8443

Which port group security setting allows for VMs to receive all network traffic including frames sent to other virtual machines?


Options are :

  • Promiscuous Mode (Correct)
  • MAC Address Changes
  • Forged Transmits
  • Forward All Mode

Answer : Promiscuous Mode

Which three services/features will continue to function when vCenter Server is unavailable? (Choose three.)
A. Storage DRS B. Fault Tolerance (FT)
C. vMotion
D. Thin Provisioning
E. High Availability


Options are :

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

Answer : B,D,E

VCP-410 VMware Certified Professional on VSphere 4 Exam Set 7

When deploying an OVF template, what file format will the resulting virtual disk be?


Options are :

  • OVF
  • VMDK (Correct)
  • VSWP
  • VMX

Answer : VMDK

An administrator needs to import a user group. Which requirement must be satisfied in order to accomplish this?


Options are :

  • v Cloud Director must be configured to use Kerberos authentication.
  • v Cloud Director must be joined to an LDAP domain. Answer: A
  • v Cloud Director must be connected to a valid LDAPv3 server. (Correct)
  • v Cloud Director must be joined to an AD domain.

Answer : v Cloud Director must be connected to a valid LDAPv3 server.

Users have reported performance issues with an application running on a Windows VM. Performance analysis shows high CPU activity on the ESXi host but low CPU activity on the Windows VM. A high value in which overview graph and counter on the virtual machine's Performance tab would confirm the results of the performance analysis?


Options are :

  • CPU Usage (Mhz) / Wait
  • CPU (%) / Wait
  • CPU Usage (Mhz) / Ready
  • CPU (%) / Ready (Correct)

Answer : CPU (%) / Ready

VMware VDCD510 Advanced Professional Data Center Design Exam Set 7

An administrator needs several groups, including an Administrator group, to support an authentication scheme in vCloud Director. How can this be accomplished?


Options are :

  • Inherit the groups from a vCenter Server and modify them as required.
  • Import all groups from an LDAP authentication source. (Correct)
  • Create the administrator group and import all other groups from LDAP.
  • Create all groups locally via the Administration tab.

Answer : Import all groups from an LDAP authentication source.

An existing vCloud Director environment that has been operational for a year is suddenly inaccessible via its web site. The following error appears: Could not verify this certificate for unknown reasons Which course of action should an administrator take to address this problem?


Options are :

  • Issue the command service vmware-vcd stop. Obtain or generate a new security certificate. Install the certificate using /opt/vmware/cloud-director/bin/configure. Start the vCD service. (Correct)
  • Generate a new certificate using keytool from within the vCD VM. Change the permissions on the resulting certificates.ks file to be readable by v cloud. vcloud. Issue the command service vmware-vcd restart.
  • Issue the command service vmware-vcd stop. Install a new certificate using the command keytool –keystore certificates.ks –storetype JCEKS –storepass passwd –genkey –keyalg RSA – alias http. Issue the command service vmware-vcd start.
  • Access the vCloud Director administration web site through the internal network address. From within the Security option under the Administration tab, generate a new, self-signed certificate.

Answer : Issue the command service vmware-vcd stop. Obtain or generate a new security certificate. Install the certificate using /opt/vmware/cloud-director/bin/configure. Start the vCD service.

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