Which of the following is the BEST example of a cloud vendor's monthly hosting fee changing based on cost allocations?
A company has hired a third party vendor to provide email and spam/anti-malware filtering services. The type of cloud service provided by the vendor is BEST described as which of the following?
Why is it important to consider the cloud ecosystem when developing applications?
Which of the following is an important new skill for an IT organization to develop in the context of cloud computing?
Which of the following describes disk tiering?
A graphic design company regularly runs out of storage space on its file servers due to the large size of its customer artwork files. The company is considering migrating to cloud computing to solve this problem. Which of the following characteristics of cloud computing is the MOST beneficial reason the company should implement a cloud solution?
An organization is in the process of selecting a SaaS provider to replace its current internal customer relationship management system. The business expects better functionality than what is provided with the internal system. Which of the following is the BEST reason for moving to a SaaS cloud service?
Why do management tools introduce a risk?
One of the strategic reasons to source component technology purchases from multiple providers is to:
An organization is planning to host a number of its critical applications in the cloud. Which of the following is the BEST way to gain a broad assurance of the cloud provider's security posture?
One major impact that cloud computing has had on the application development process is the need for greater:
Which of the following describes what is meant by the ITIL Service Strategy component?
All of the following are important design decisions when deploying SaaS EXCEPT:
Which of the following enables hardware independence?
Managing the proper delivery of resources to a cloud datacenter requires which of the following ITIL processes?
As part of a cloud provider's services, customers can provision a new virtual machine as needed without human interaction with the provider. This scenario is BEST described by which of the following cloud characteristics?
Which of the following cloud service models can an organization use to provision on demand custom-built servers to run in-house developed applications?
Which of the following is common to both cloud and outsourcing?
An existing capability is being migrated into the cloud. Capacity management issues have been noticed in the past and an exercise is being performed to calculate current and future volumes. In which of the following lifecycle phases is this likely to be performed?
Which of the following is an aspect of design services within ITIL?
Which of the following assets have risks related to a cloud provider going out of business?
The IT department is planning the migration of their customer billing database to an external cloud provider. They have resolved most technical concerns but are worried about data interception between the cloud and branch offices. Which of the following is the BEST way to address this concern?
A Chief Information Officer would implement which of the following types of cloud systems to allow for rapid bursting of development and/or deployment systems?
Which of the following is a potential advantage of using Storage as a Service?
Which of the following is a relevant component of the cloud ecosystem?
Which of the following is the MOST important service management consequence of elastic capacity?
A critical internal IT server provisioning process is under review and the IT manager is considering moving the process to the cloud. The IT staff has selected the cloud provider and must now migrate the process. Which of the following MUST the IT staff do to ensure the transition meets the IT manager's requirements?
Which of the following types of organizations would NOT benefit from cloud computing due to legal requirements?
Why does cloud computing shift capital cost to variable cost?
Following an IT Service Management lifecycle approach, a Chief Information Officer would take which of the following paths to implement a cloud solution?
Which of the following key elements should be applied in order to build effective private clouds that allow for interoperability with IaaS services?
Which of the following are the MOST important benefits of a cloud computing solution for an application development provider? (Select two.)
Why do business users prefer to deal with cloud providers directly, instead of via the IT department?
Which of the following is a difference between cloud computing and visualization when implementing IaaS?
A provider supplies storage, processing, memory, and network bandwidth to multiple tenants, using physical and virtual resources. This is an example of which of the following cloud characteristics?
Why does request fulfillment become more complicated in a cloud environment?
A company decides to subscribe to a new CRM product that will help improve their business processes. Which of the following types of cloud computing would MOST likely be implemented?
Which of the following is a private SaaS?
Cloud computing has the greatest benefit for which of the following user populations?
Which of the following virtualization characteristics allows the use of different types of physical servers?
A small book company is growing at a rapid rate and cannot afford to purchase and manage additional in-house computing resources. The company decides to subscribe to cloud services for additional computing resources and management of those computing resource. Which of the following is LEAST likely to enhance the overall value of the additional cloud services?