VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 1

An administrator notices that when a virtual machine is placed into a resource pool, a warning indicates that the virtual machine will receive a very large percentage of the total shares for memory. Which action can be taken to resolve this problem?


Options are :

  • Increase the memory resource allocation to the resource pool.
  • Increase the share value for the resource pool.
  • Change the shares setting from custom to high, medium, or low for the virtual machine. (Correct)
  • Decrease the memory allocation for the virtual machine.

Answer : Change the shares setting from custom to high, medium, or low for the virtual machine.

VCPVCD510 VMware Certified Professional 5 IaaS Exam Set 4

An administrator views the Fault Tolerance pane of the Summary tab of a virtual machine and finds that the current status is Not Protected. What are two vSphere Fault Tolerance states that would cause the virtual machine to not be protected? (Choose two.)
A. Stopped - Fault Tolerance has been stopped on the secondary virtual machine.
B. Need Secondary VM - The primary virtual machine is running without a secondary virtual machine and is not protected
C. Need Primary VM - The secondary virtual machine is running, and a new primary virtual machine cannot be generated.
D. Disabled - Fault Tolerance is disabled.


Options are :

  • AB
  • BC
  • BD (Correct)
  • CD

Answer : BD

Which two conditions prevent the application of a host profile to an ESXi 5.x host? (Choose two.)
A. The host has multiple profiles attached.
B. The host has not been placed into maintenance mode.
C. The host is running virtual machines.
D. The host is an ESXi host.


Options are :

  • AB
  • BC (Correct)
  • CD
  • AC

Answer : BC

An administrator is editing the IP allocation policy for a vApp. Which three options are available? (Choose three.)
A. Automatic
B. Roaming
C. Transient
D. DHCP
E. Fixed


Options are :

  • ABC
  • CDE (Correct)
  • ACD
  • BCE

Answer : CDE

VCPVCD510 VMware Certified Professional 5 IAAS Practice Exam Set 1

ACME Junkmail Incorporated has been utilizing templates in their environment. They are running a 10- node ESXi 5.x Cluster and DRS has not been configured. Several virtual machines have been deployed from this template and successfully powered on, but a newly deployed virtual machine will not power on. There appear to be adequate CPU and Memory resources available on the host. Which three things can be done to allow more virtual machines to be deployed into the cluster from this template? (Choose three.)
A. Select a different datastore for the virtual machine
B. Move the swap file to a different location
C. Deploy the virtual machine to a different host using the same datastore
D. Enable DRS on the cluster to balance the virtual machine load out across hosts
E. Increase the virtual machine memory reservation


Options are :

  • ABC
  • ABE (Correct)
  • ABD
  • BCD

Answer : ABE

What are three valid objects to place in a vApp? (Choose three.)
A. Folders
B. Hosts
C. Resource pools
D. vApps
E. Virtual machines


Options are :

  • ABC
  • CDE (Correct)
  • BCD
  • ADE

Answer : CDE

Which three Storage I/O Control conditions might trigger the Non-VI workload detected on the datastore alarm? (Choose three.)
A. The datastore is connected to an ESX/ESXi 4.0 host that does not support Storage I/O Control.
B. The datastore is on an array that is performing system tasks such as replication.
C. The datastore is utilizing active/passive multipathing or NMP (Native Multi-Pathing).
D. The datastore is storing virtual machines with one or more snapshots.
E. The datastore is connected to an ESX/ESXi 4.0 host that is not managed by vCenter.


Options are :

  • ABC
  • ABD
  • ABE (Correct)
  • BCD

Answer : ABE

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 7

An administrator has just finished deploying a vApp for a web service. What three options are available to the administrator for IP allocation within the vApp? (Choose three.)

A. Transient
B. Fixed
C. DHCP
D. Bridged
E. NAT


Options are :

  • ABC (Correct)
  • BCD
  • CDE
  • ABE

Answer : ABC

An administrator is working to implement Storage Profiles in their environment. Which two ways can storage capabilities be generated? (Choose two.)
A. They are generated by Datastore Clusters as LUNs are added to the cluster.
B. They are automatically determined by the Storage Profile when it is created.
C. They can be retrieved from the array through the VMware APIs for Storage Awareness (VASA).
D. They can be manually generated by the administrator.


Options are :

  • AB
  • CD (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD

Answer : CD

Which VMware solution uses the security of a vSphere implementation and provides linked-clone technology to virtual desktops?


Options are :

  • VMware ACE
  • VMware View (Correct)
  • VMware Workstation
  • VMware ThinApp

Answer : VMware View

VCPVCD510 VMware Certified Professional 5 IAAS Practice Exam Set 3

Which two conditions will prevent a virtual machine from being successfully migrated using Storage vMotion? (Choose two.)
A. The virtual machine has an RDM.
B. The virtual machine has Fault Tolerance enabled.
C. The virtual machine is running on a vSphere 5.x Standard host.
D. The virtual machine has a disk stored on an NFS datastore.


Options are :

  • AB (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD
  • AD

Answer : AB

Under which two conditions can vStorage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI) provide a performance benefit? (Choose two.)
A. When a virtual disk has VMDK files stored on an NFS datastore.
B. When a virtual disk is created using the New Virtual Machine wizard.
C. When cloning a virtual machine with snapshots.
D. When a virtual disk is deleted.


Options are :

  • AB
  • AC
  • AD (Correct)
  • CD

Answer : AD

An administrator is enabling Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC) in a DRS cluster. The administrator wants only hosts with the newest Intel processors added to the cluster. Which setting satisfies this requirement?


Options are :

  • The baseline with the most CPUs listed.
  • The baseline with the fewest CPUs listed. (Correct)
  • Any baseline that contains Future Intel processors.
  • Create a new baseline and add only the latest processor family.

Answer : The baseline with the fewest CPUs listed.

VCA410-DT VMware Certified Associate Desktop Practice Exam Set 5

Which two conditions must exist on all hosts in the cluster if Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC) is used? (Choose two.)
A. The cluster must be enabled for DRS.
B. All hosts in the cluster must be running ESX/ESXi 3.5 Update 2 or later.
C. All hosts in the cluster must have hardware virtualization support enabled.
D. The cluster must be enabled for HA.


Options are :

  • AB
  • BC (Correct)
  • CD
  • AD

Answer : BC

Users are experiencing performance issues when updating their database hosted on a virtual machine. The administrator determines that disk I/O is high across one of the HBAs on the ESXi host containing the virtual machine. What is the action will most likely correct the issue without significantly impacting other users or datastores?


Options are :

  • Manually configure the disk multipathing policy to Round Robin for the datastore (Correct)
  • Migrate the virtual machine to an NFS datastore using Storage vMotion
  • Use Storage vMotion to migrate the virtual machine to a new VMFS5 datastore
  • Map additional LUNs to the ESXi host and extend the datastores

Answer : Manually configure the disk multipathing policy to Round Robin for the datastore

An administrator takes a vSphere snapshot of a virtual machine and applies an OS update. After confirming the update the administrator cannot enable Fault Tolerance on the virtual machine and suspects there are snapshots that have not been consolidated. Which two operations can the administrator perform to verify consolidation is needed? (Choose two.)
A. Expose the Needs Consolidation column in the virtual machines tab of the host.
B. Browse the datastore containing the vmdk files and look for files with the "-delta.vmdk" extension.
C. Expose the Needs Consolidation column in the virtual machine summary tab.
D. Select and run the vSphere Cluster HealthCheck from the right-click menu of the cluster object


Options are :

  • AB (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD
  • BD

Answer : AB

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 4

An administrator has created a virtual machine that will be accessed from a public kiosk. Management has requested that the virtual machine be reset to a known state once a week or on demand if requested. Which method is the simplest way to meet this requirement?


Options are :

  • Configure the storage array to be vSphere aware and script routine array snapshot restores of the datastore.
  • Implement a 3rd party imaging server and PXE boot the virtual machine off a static image.
  • Set the VMDKs of the virtual machine to be Independent-Nonpersistent and schedule restarts of the virtual machine. (Correct)
  • Create Nonpersistent disks for the virtual machine and set the guest OS to reboot once a week.

Answer : Set the VMDKs of the virtual machine to be Independent-Nonpersistent and schedule restarts of the virtual machine.

What are three true statements about quiescing virtual machine snapshots? (Choose three.)
A. vSphere snapshot quiescing only occurs on Windows guest OSes.
B. The quiescing operation is automatic with any snapshot.
C. The quiescing operation varies by guest OS.
D. Quiescing should occur before array-based snapshots to ensure consistency.
E. VMware Tools is required for quiescing to be successful.


Options are :

  • ABC
  • BCD
  • CDE (Correct)
  • ADE

Answer : CDE

An administrator has deployed vCenter Data Recovery and wants the largest possible deduplication store. Which three storage options can be used? (Choose three.)
A. Two CIFS shares
B. Two RDMs on a FCP array
C. One NFS mount on the ESXi host and one RDMs on an iSCSI array
D. One CIFS share and one FCP RDM
E. Two NFS mounts on the ESXi host


Options are :

  • ABC
  • BCE (Correct)
  • BCD
  • CDE

Answer : BCE

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 4

An administrator has recently upgraded their Update Manager infrastructure to vSphere 5.x. Several hosts and virtual machines have not been upgraded yet. Which vSphere component when upgraded will have the least impact to the existing environment?


Options are :

  • Virtual Machine Hardware
  • ESX Hosts
  • VMFS datastores
  • VMware Tools (Correct)

Answer : VMware Tools

An administrator is using Update Manager 5.x to update virtual appliances in a vSphere environment. The environment is using the vCenter Server Virtual Appliance (vCSA). What would cause the remediation to fail?


Options are :

  • Updating of the appliance can only be done if the vCenter Server Virtual Appliance (vCSA) has been put into Maintenance Mode.
  • Remediation must be configured on the Appliance Administration page before use.
  • Remediation of the vCenter Server Virtual Appliance (vCSA) with Update Manager is not supported.
  • Remediation requires the hosts to be connected to vCenter using an IPv4 address. (Correct)

Answer : Remediation requires the hosts to be connected to vCenter using an IPv4 address.

An administrator is working to update the hosts and virtual machines in a vSphere 5.x deployment using Update Manager Baselines. Other than host patches, which three items require a separate procedure or process to update? (Choose three.)
A. Operating system patches
B. Virtual Appliance updates
C. Virtual Machine Virtual Hardware upgrades
D. VMware Tools on machines without VMware Tools already installed
E. Application patches within the virtual machine


Options are :

  • ADE (Correct)
  • ABC
  • BCD
  • CDE

Answer : ADE

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 7

An administrator selects the Profile Compliance tab of an vSphere cluster, then selects Check Compliance Now. Which features requirements are not checked by this?


Options are :

  • vMotion
  • Fault Tolerance
  • DRS
  • Host Profiles (Correct)

Answer : Host Profiles

An administrator is troubleshooting an ESXi 5.x host and needs to export diagnostic information. The host is currently managed by a vCenter Server instance. Which two ways can the information be gathered using the vSphere Client? (Choose two.)
A. Select Home. Under Administration, click System Logs and click the Export System Logs button. Select the affected ESXi host. Select Select All. Select a location and click Finish.
B. In the vSphere Client, select the affected ESXi host. Right-click the host and select Export Diagnostic Data. Select a location and click OK.
C. Log in to the ESXi host locally, Select Export System Logs.
D. In the vSphere Client, select the affected ESXi host. Select File, Export and Export System Logs Select Select All. Select a location and click Finish.
Options are :
  • AB
  • BC
  • AD (Correct)
  • CD

Answer : AD

An ESXi 5.x host displays a warning icon in the vSphere console and its summary page lists a configuration issue "SSH for the host has been enabled." What are two ways to clear this warning? (Choose two.)
A. Using the Security Profile pane of the Configuration tab in the vSphere Client
B. Using the Direct Console User Interface (DCUI)
C. Using the Advanced Settings pane of the Configuration tab in the vSphere Client
D. Using the Networking pane of the Configuration tab in the vSphere Client


Options are :

  • AB (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD
  • AD

Answer : AB

VMware Certified Professional VCP6-DCV Practice Test Set 3

vCenter reports a connectivity problem with a ESXi 5.x host that is not a member of a cluster. An administrator attempts to connect directly to the host using the vSphere Client but fails with the message "An unknown connection error occurred." Virtual machines running on the host appear to be running and report no problem. What two methods would likely resolve the issue without affecting the virtual machines? (Choose two.)
A. Enter the service mgmt-vmware restart command from either SSH or local CLI
B. Select Restart Management Agents in the Direct Console User Interface (DCUI)
C. Select Reboot Host in the Direct Console User Interface (DCUI)
D. Enter the services.sh restart command from either SSH or the local CLI


Options are :

  • AB
  • BC
  • BD (Correct)
  • CD

Answer : BD

An administrator notices that log files kept on an ESXi 5.x host are being rotated very quickly, inhibiting the troubleshooting of an issue. Which two configuration changes will resolve the issue? (Choose two.)
A. Configure syslog to send the logs a syslog server
B. Increase the number of logs kept
C. Increase the logging level
D. Increase the size of the partition where log files are stored


Options are :

  • AB (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD
  • AD

Answer : AB

A series of Auto Deploy ESXi 5.x hosts which utilize vSphere Standard Switches are unable to boot. In prior testing, all of the hosts were able to boot successfully. Which two conditions might cause this issue? (Choose two.)
A. The Hosts are unable to connect to the SAN.
B. The TFTP server is down.
C. The DNS server is down.
D. The DHCP server is down.


Options are :

  • AB
  • BD (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD

Answer : BD

VCA410-DT VMware Certified Associate Desktop Practice Exam Set 2

An administrator wants to monitor the health status of an ESXi 5.x host. However, when the administrator clicks the Hardware Status tab the following error is displayed. This program cannot display the webpage. What might cause this problem?


Options are :

  • The VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices Service is not started. (Correct)
  • The required plug-in is not enabled.
  • The VMware ESXi Management Webservices Service is not started
  • The name of the vCenter Server system could not be resolved.

Answer : The VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices Service is not started.

An iSCSI array is being added to a vSphere 5.x implementation. An administrator wants to verify that all IP storage VMkernel interfaces are configured for jumbo frames. What are two methods to verify this configuration? (Choose two.)
A. Run the esxcli network ip interface list command
B. Run the esxcfg-vswif -l command
C. Ensure that the Enable Jumbo Frames box is checked in the VMkernel interface properties in the vSphere client
D. Ensure that the MTU size is set correctly in the VMkernel interface properties in the vSphere client


Options are :

  • AB
  • AD (Correct)
  • BC
  • CD

Answer : AD

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