VCPC610 VMware Certified Professional 6 Cloud Practice Test Set 3

As part of a multisite Single Sign-On (SSO) deployment, what two steps are required to ensure that a change to one Single Sign-On instance is propagated to the other instances? (Choose two.)  A. Schedule a Replication Task on the primary instance B. Select the first instance during the installation of subsequent instances C. During the installation of each instance choose Linked-Mode D. Enable Synchronize to Active Directory on each instance 


Options are :

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

Answer : A,C

VCPC510 VMware Certified Professional on VCloud Exam Set 1

A vSphere administrator needs to increase the capacity of an existing Storage Distributed Resource Scheduler (SDRS) datastore cluster. The storage administrator has provisioned two new NFS datastores to be added to the cluster. The vSphere administrator receives an error message, preventing the administrator from adding the newly provisioned datastores to the cluster.   What is the likely reason that the action failed? 


Options are :

  • The datastores in the existing cluster have hardware acceleration enabled and the new datastores do not.
  • The SDRS cluster has not been placed into maintenance mode.
  • There are virtual machines running on the datastores being added to the cluster
  • The datastores in the SDRS cluster are VMFS datastores. (Correct)

Answer : The datastores in the SDRS cluster are VMFS datastores.

Which configuration will block communication between two virtual machines on the same DMZ network? 


Options are :

  • The security policy exception set to Reject for the switch to which the two DMZ server virtual machines will be connected
  • Two different port groups created on a standard switch and 1 DMZ server virtual machine connected to each port group
  • An isolated Private VLAN configured on a distributed switch and the two DMZ server virtual machines connected to the same port group (Correct)
  • Two different port groups created on a distributed switch and 1 DMZ server virtual machine connected to each port group

Answer : An isolated Private VLAN configured on a distributed switch and the two DMZ server virtual machines connected to the same port group

Why would a vSphere administrator configure resource shares for a virtual machine?


Options are :

  • To guarantee access to a resource at all times
  • To guarantee access to a resource during contention
  • To prioritize access to a resource during contention (Correct)
  • To prioritize access to a resource at all times

Answer : To prioritize access to a resource during contention

VCPN610 VMware Certified Professional Network Virtual Test Set 2

An application team is implementing a new solution in a vSphere environment. The vendor states the application is memory intensive. The application is very unstable when operating without adequate on-demand access to physical memory. The application's virtual machines have been assigned to the Mission Critical resource pool. Which resource pool setting will help ensure the application has adequate access to memory? 


Options are :

  • Unlimited memory
  • Memory reservation (Correct)
  • High memory share value
  • Expandable reservation

Answer : Memory reservation

An administrator is installing ESXi 5.x to a local SAS drive. The installation stops on a purple screen and shows the error: The system has found a problem on your machine and cannot continue. Could not populate the filesystem: Admission check failed Which action should the administrator take to resolve this issue? 


Options are :

  • Upgrade the ESXi host to meet the minimum hardware requirement for installation (Correct)
  • Disable the Host Bus Adapters (HBA) to ensure the installation targets the local disk.
  • Disable the network interface cards (NICs) to ensure that third-party drivers do not interfere with installation.
  • Enable hardware Virtualization Technology in the ESXi host BIOS.

Answer : Upgrade the ESXi host to meet the minimum hardware requirement for installation

An administrator needs to deploy several virtual machines. Storage contention between the virtual machines should be managed by the VMkernel. Some of the virtual machines will use MSCS and should be highly available across the ESXi 5.5 hosts. Which two storage options meet these requirements? (Choose two.)  A. iSCSIB. NFS C. Fibre Channel D. VSAN 


Options are :

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

Answer : A,C

VMware VDCD510 Advanced Professional Data Center Design Exam Set 8

A vSphere administrator notices that hosts are not powering off when the total cluster load is low on a cluster configured with Dynamic Power Management. What condition could cause this behavior? 


Options are :

  • The DRS migration threshold is set to the most aggressive setting.
  • The DPM migration threshold is set to the most aggressive setting..
  • The DPM migration threshold is set to the most conservative setting.
  • The DRS migration threshold is set to the most conservative setting. (Correct)

Answer : The DRS migration threshold is set to the most conservative setting.

An administrator determines that a vSphere Standard Switch is dropping all inbound frames to a specific virtual machine. The behavior appeared in the last two days. Which configuration was likely changed in the last two days? 


Options are :

  • Jumbo Frames
  • MAC address changes (Correct)
  • Traffic Shaping
  • Forged Transmit

Answer : MAC address changes

When a vSphere administrator attempts to remediate a host with Update Manager, the host is unable to enter maintenance mode. Which condition is likely preventing the host from entering maintenance mode?


Options are :

  • A virtual machine is powered off and cannot be migrated to another host.
  • A virtual machine is configured with a local .vswp file.
  • A virtual machine on the host is configured to use Fault Tolerance
  • A virtual machine on the host has a removable device connected. (Correct)

Answer : A virtual machine on the host has a removable device connected.

VCPC550 VMware Certified Professional Cloud Practice Test Set 4

A virtual machine is receiving a large number of network packets, which is affecting the performance of other virtual machines connected to the same virtual network. What should the vSphere administrator do to resolve the issue? 


Options are :

  • Configure the distributed switch to which the virtual machine is connected for ingress traffic shaping (Correct)
  • Migrate the virtual machine to a different port group on the same distributed switch
  • Migrate the virtual machine to a standard switch that has been configured for ingress traffic shaping
  • Enable Network I/O Control on the standard switch to which the virtual machine is connected

Answer : Configure the distributed switch to which the virtual machine is connected for ingress traffic shaping

Immediately after installing an ESXi host, an administrator needs to examine the following log files: /var/log/hostd.log /var/log/vmkernel.log /var/log/vpxa.log  Which two techniques could an administrator use to examine these files? (Choose two.) A. Using the Direct Console User Interface B. Attaching a vSphere Client directly to the ESXi host C. Attaching the vSphere Web Client directly to the ESXi host D. Attaching the vSphere Client to the vCenter Server 


Options are :

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

Answer : A,B

To comply with security requirements, an administrator with a vCenter Server Appliance needs to force logoff of the vSphere web client after 10 minutes of inactivity. What should the administrator do to meet the requirement? 


Options are :

  • Edit: /var/lib/vmware/vsphere-client/webclient.properties, modify session.timeout=600
  • Edit: /opt/vmware/vsphere-client/webclient.properties, modify session.timeout=10
  • Edit: /opt/vmware/vsphere-client/webclient.properties, modify session.timeout=600
  • Edit: /var/lib/vmware/vsphere-client/webclient.properties, modify session.timeout=10 (Correct)

Answer : Edit: /var/lib/vmware/vsphere-client/webclient.properties, modify session.timeout=10

VCP-410 VMware Certified Professional on VSphere 4 Exam Set 2

A vSphere administrator has configured a virtual machine alarm to trigger a warning when the condition Snapshot Size exceeds 1GB. Which action should the administrator configure on the alarm to automatically resolve the condition? 


Options are :

  • Delete Snapshot
  • Consolidate Snapshot
  • Reset VM
  • Run a Command (Correct)

Answer : Run a Command

An administrator needs to prevent two virtual machines from running on the same host at any time. Which DRS rule should the administrator apply?   


Options are :

  • vm-to-vm anti-affinity (Correct)
  • vm-to-vm affinity
  • vm-to-host anti-affinity
  • vm-to-host affinity
  • NONE

Answer : vm-to-vm anti-affinity

An administrator is deploying vSphere using a NAS device as the shared storage system. The administrator has already created a VMkernel port, enabled the NFS client, and configured a mount point accessible to the hosts. Which additional configuration is required before the datastore can be used to create virtual machines? 


Options are :

  • The NAS must support NFS version 4.
  • Port binding must be configured on the VMkernel port.
  • The MTU on the VMkernel port must be set to 9000.
  • The ESXi hosts must have root access to the datastore (Correct)

Answer : The ESXi hosts must have root access to the datastore

VCPC510 VMware Certified Professional on VCloud Exam Set 1

A user needs to modify the threshold value of the Fault badge within vCenter Operations Manager. What should the administrator do to enable the user to complete this operation? 


Options are :

  • Add the Adjust Badge Thresholds privilege on the user in vCenter Server.
  • Modify the user's rights from the Access Rights tab.
  • Modify the group's rights from the Account tab
  • Add the vCenter Operations Manager Admin privilege on the user in vCenter Server. (Correct)

Answer : Add the vCenter Operations Manager Admin privilege on the user in vCenter Server.

An administrator has created a Virtual Flash Read Cache and needs to add a total 2TB of capacity to the cache. The administrator has a total of six SSD disks to add, but is unable to add one of the disks. What is a likely cause of the problem?   


Options are :

  • The SSD device is a local disk.
  • The SSD device size is less than 256GB.
  • The SSD device size is greater than 4TB (Correct)
  • The SSD device contains existing data.

Answer : The SSD device size is greater than 4TB

During a physical network reconfiguration, an ESXi host briefly lost connection to the management network. High Availability (HA) began powering off the virtual machines residing on the affected host to be restarted on an unaffected host in the cluster. Which setting should the administrator configure to prevent this type of HA failover during planned maintenance?   


Options are :

  • VM monitoring
  • Host monitoring (Correct)
  • Admission control
  • Host isolation response

Answer : Host monitoring

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 2

An administrator determines that when a host residing in a High Availability (HA) cluster fails, the virtual machines fail to restart on a remaining host, or will only restart after a long delay. Which two conditions would account for this behavior? (Choose two.) A. The virtual machines were not protected by vSphere HA at the time the failure occurred. B. Distributed Resource Scheduler was not enabled at the time the failure occurred. C. There is insufficient spare capacity on hosts with which the virtual machines are compatible. D. The virtual machines contain physical Raw Device Mappings.   


Options are :

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

Answer : A,C

An administrator is deploying vSphere 5.5. The administrator creates a vSphere Distributed Switch, then uses Auto Deploy to deploy several ESXi hosts. After the hosts are deployed, the administrator notices that LACP packets are not being sent between them. Which condition would cause this issue to occur?


Options are :

  • LACP is not enabled on vCenter
  • The LACP support settings do not exist in the Host Profile. (Correct)
  • LACP has not been configured on the Auto Deploy server
  • The LACP installation bundle is not included in the Image Profile

Answer : The LACP support settings do not exist in the Host Profile.

Which condition would prevent an administrator from unmounting a VMFS datastore? 


Options are :

  • The datastore contains vCenter Server templates.
  • The datastore is being managed by Storage DRS. (Correct)
  • The datastore is mounted by multiple hosts.
  • The storage backing the datastore is detached.

Answer : The datastore is being managed by Storage DRS.

VCPC550 VMware Certified Professional Cloud Practice Test Set 9

An administrator needs to migrate a virtual machine from one datastore to another, but the virtual machine has a snapshot. The virtual machine is running on an ESXi 5.x host. Which action must the vSphere administrator take to ensure that the snapshot data remains intact? 


Options are :

  • Delete the snapshot and then perform the Storage vMotion migration.
  • Consolidate the snapshot and then perform a Storage vMotion migration.
  • Perform a standard Storage vMotion migration. (Correct)
  • Perform a Storage vMotion migration and then copy the snapshot file to the new location

Answer : Perform a standard Storage vMotion migration.

An administrator needs to create a two-node virtual machine cluster in a vSphere environment that uses a Fibre Channel SAN. The clustering software does not have a SCSI target or a SCSI command pass-through requirement. Which VMware storage type should the administrator use? 


Options are :

  • VMFS (Correct)
  • Virtual RDM
  • Physical RDM
  • NFS

Answer : VMFS

During the installation of ESXi 5.5, the following error message is reported: Hardware Virtualization is NOT a feature of the CPU, or is NOT enabled in the BIOS.  Which condition would generate this message? 


Options are :

  • SSE3 is NOT enabled in the BIOS.
  • LAHF/SAHF is NOT enabled in the BIOS (Correct)
  • Hyperthreading is NOT enabled in the BIOS.
  • NX/XD is NOT enabled in the BIOS.

Answer : LAHF/SAHF is NOT enabled in the BIOS

VMware VDCD510 Advanced Professional Data Center Design Exam Set 2

A storage engineer determines there are problems with the iSCSI network. A vSphere administrator needs to gather performance metrics from a specific ESXi 5.x host to determine if the issue is causing high storage latency on the ESXi host.Which tool should the vSphere administrator use to gather this data? 


Options are :

  • vmkfstools
  • esxtop (Correct)
  • esxcli iscsi
  • vmware-cmd

Answer : esxtop

An administrator has configured multi-pathing using an FC array in an active-active configuration. What is the expected behavior of the host when a failed preferred path becomes available using the Fixed path selection policy for this array type?   


Options are :

  • It automatically reverts to the preferred path. (Correct)
  • It resumes load balancing across all available paths.
  • It continues using the current path until it is manually reverted.
  • It reverts to the preferred path after the host has been restored and rebooted.

Answer : It automatically reverts to the preferred path.

A vSphere administrator creates a new vSphere Distributed Switch. The administrator receives notice from the service desk that a cluster of vSphere hosts has disconnected from vCenter Server. This disconnect occurred immediately after the new switch was created. This vSphere Distributed Switch is the only distributed switch managed by vCenter Server. The virtual machines are still functional and the applications are still accessible by end users. On the ESXi hosts, which step must the vSphere administrator take to allow vCenter Server to reconnect? 


Options are :

  • Use the ESXi Shell to restart the vSphere Web Client service on each affected host
  • Use the Direct Console User Interface to reattach the management vmnic to the appropriate switch (Correct)
  • . Use the ESXi Shell to restart the mgmt-vmware service on each affected host
  • Use the Direct Console User Interface to disable lockdown mode on each affected host

Answer : Use the Direct Console User Interface to reattach the management vmnic to the appropriate switch

VCP-510 VMware Certified Professional on vSphere 5 Exam Set 8

An administrator is upgrading a vSphere Distributed Switch. The existing switch is version 5.0 and the administrator wants to upgrade to the latest version possible. The environment contains several ESXi 5.1 hosts. Which two options are available to ensure that the upgraded switch will be compatible with these hosts? (Choose two.) A. Upgrade the vSphere Distributed Switch to 5.5 B. Upgrade the ESXi 5.1 hosts to version 5.5, then upgrade the vSphere Distributed Switch to 5.5 C. Upgrade the vSphere Distributed Switch to 5.1 D. Upgrade the ESXi host switches to 5.5, then upgrade the vSphere Distributed Switch to 5.5 


Options are :

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

Answer : B,C

An administrator is considering using NPIV to assign WWNs to virtual machines. Virtual machine portability is a major concern. Why would NPIV be inappropriate for this deployment? 


Options are :

  • Virtual machines using NPIV must use DirectpathIO.
  • vMotion is not supported using NPIV.
  • Enabling NPIV requires SR-IOV supported hardware
  • Storage vMotion is not supported using NPIV. (Correct)

Answer : Storage vMotion is not supported using NPIV.

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