1.A company offers customers access to servers, storage, and networking resources within their datacenter. What type of service does this represent?
A.Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
3.Why is a Service Level Agreement (SLA) important?
A.It documents expectations of availability, uptime, and security.
4.A large gambling company needs to be able to accept high volumes of customer wagers within short timeframes for high-profile sporting events. Additionally, strict laws prohibit any gambling activities outside of specially-licensed business zones. What is an example of an effective, elastic Cloud solution that can meet this client’s needs?
5.A popular photo editing application provides customers with the option of accessing a web-based version through a monthly subscription. The vendor hosts the application and is responsible for all maintenance work including upgrades and patches. What type of service does this option describe?
A.Software as a Service (SaaS)
6.What is an example of using the Internet of Things (IoT) to deliver innovative Cloud-based solutions to customers?
A.online surveys that gather customer input to improve services in the future
7.Your Comany is meeting with a well-known global financial institution that specializes in private and commercial banking to discuss the migration of its sizable application ecosystem to the Cloud. The client has quickly become overwhelmed with the available choices, complexity, and security. Which tool helps the client self-assess their Cloud landscape to determine the best solution?
8.HealthyApp, a new your company H&PS client, specializes in developing custom software for hospitals and other medical facilities. For the upcoming fiscal year, they want to move to a more agile and innovative software development model, in which their developers can focus on application features and functionality, rather than underlying environments and infrastructure. Which Cloud computing model would provide HealthyApp with the framework to help achieve this goal?
A.Platform as a Service (PaaS)
9.Which statement accurately describes the concept of elasticity in Cloud computing?
A.the degree to which a system can adapt to workload changes by provisioning and de-provisioning resources automatically
10.The your company team is involved in helping a client in the transformation journey using Cloud computing. How is myNav beneficial to the team?
A.It helps access, architect, and simulate cloud migration solutions.
11.An international fast-food chain is looking for opportunities to leverage the Cloud to gain insights into customer data, including location, and order patterns. The client has engaged your company to help create customer-focused experiences, including promotions. They need Your company’s help with this campaign and to create a unique user experience for all their customers. Which technology, when partnered with Cloud, would allow this to occur?
12.What distinguishes your company’s Cloud capabilities from our competitors?
A.providing end-to-end solutioning that includes technology, innovation, and industry specialization
13.Which service is a major commercial Cloud platform?
A.Amazon Web Services (AWS)
14.A Chief Technology Officer has seen the company grow significantly in the last three months. Historically, the application was hosted with on-premise hardware, but recently moved some components of the application to the Cloud. Which type of Cloud environment is being used?
15.The All India Cricket Council is experiencing sporadic activity on their ticketing website, depending on the announcement of match schedules. They require high-speed processing during peak times, but otherwise, website traffic is nominal. Which unique Cloud feature seamlessly helps manage the increase and decrease in traffic?
Quations from Cloud
- your company has signed a multi-year agreement to help a mobile telecom provider migrate its applications to the Cloud over a period of several years, as it seeks to implement a leaner operating model. Which activity should your company execute first to provide the client with an optimal Cloud solution/landscape?
A? Define Startagy and roadmap
- A large gambling company needs to be able to accept high volumes of customer wagers within short timeframes for high-profile sporting events. Additionally, strict laws prohibit any gambling activities outside of specially-licensed business zones. What is an example of an effective, elastic Cloud solution that can meet this client’s needs?
A? mobile app that only accepts wagers based on the user’s location
- Which service is a major commercial Cloud platform?
- Which Cloud service type generates the most revenue?
- HealthyApp, a new your company H&PS client, specializes in developing custom software for hospitals and other medical facilities. For the upcoming fiscal year, they want to move to a more agile and innovative software development model, in which their developers can focus on application features and functionality, rather than underlying environments and infrastructure. Which Cloud computing model would provide HealthyApp with the framework to help achieve this goal?
- What is an example of using the Internet of Things (IoT) to deliver innovative Cloud-based solutions to customers?
A? wearable technology that provides customers with on-the-spot personalized experiences
- Why is a Service Level Agreement (SLA) important?
A* It documents expectations of availability, uptime, and security.
- Which statement accurately describes the concept of elasticity in Cloud computing?
A* the degree to which a system can adapt to workload changes by provisioning and de-provisioning resources automatically
- The All India Cricket Council is experiencing sporadic activity on their ticketing website, depending on the announcement of match schedules. They require high-speed processing during peak times, but otherwise website traffic is nominal. Which unique Cloud feature seamlessly helps manage the increase and decrease in traffic?
- An your company client is eager to begin their Cloud transformation but needs guidance on selecting the right approach to meet their specific needs and objectives. Which asset can help this client discover, assess, design and simulate end-to-end cloud migration solutions at scale?
- The activity spikes during Black Friday sales and the holiday season put significant stress on a major retailer’s website. What feature of Cloud computing would resolve this problem?
- An international fast-food chain is looking for opportunities to leverage the Cloud to gain insights into customer data, including location, and order patterns. The client has engaged your company to help create customer-focused experiences, including promotions. They need your company’s help with this campaign and to create a unique user experience for all their customers. Which technology, when partnered with Cloud, would allow this to occur?
- What is a feature of your company’s myNav platform?
A? enhances ability to innovate, boost business results, and speed up a client’s journey to intelligent enterprises
- Based on highly volatile seasonal workloads, a client is considering moving some workloads to the cloud, while retaining highly sensitive data and apps on-premise. Which deployment model would be the best option?
- A company offers customers access to servers, storage, and networking resources within their datacenter. What type of service does this represent?
Cybersecurity & security Questions
1.A Product Manager has been given responsibility for overseeing the development of a new software application that will be deployed to a group of your company clients. What would be the most time-saving and cost-effective way for the Product Manager to address the new application’s security considerations?
A.Utilize a DevSecOps approach to incorporate security into the development process from the beginning.
2.What is your company’s approach when it comes to helping our clients with security?
A.Embed security in all aspects of the client work, solving even the most complex of the client’s cyber challenges
3.Which statement describes one action that employees can take to help strengthen an organization’s defenses?
A.Report phishing attempts promptly upon discovery.
4.What is the primary method of protecting sensitive data?
5.A company’s authentication system recognizes that a user account just logged in from a different region than previous logins, and on a different device. Which concept of Security does this relate to?
A.Identity and Access Management
6.What is the goal of Penetration (Pen) Testing?
A.to find and exploit vulnerabilities in the environment and report them
7.Company A acquired Company B and they realize that their standard security policy documents do not match. They escalate this issue to the company’s central Security team, who implements a plan to formalize security strategy, high-level responsibilities, policies and procedures around security of both companies. Which security principle is illustrated in this example?
8.A solar energy company learns of several recent cyber-attacks targeting other companies in their industry and realizes they could be next. The company initiates an analysis to weigh the measures needed to counter the potential threat and minimizing the impact to their business in case those are exploited. Which security principle is illustrated in this example?
9.When companies study the possibility of moving to the Cloud, they often perceive that security is a roadblock to making things happen quickly. What should your company tell a client about their capabilities?
A.your company’s security solution is so robust that it can be deployed on top of an existing system on the Cloud with no impact.
10.A Security team is working with a client to evaluate the security of data and IT functions that are most critical to the operation and success of their organization. Which three security goals align and prioritize security efforts to the business goals?
A.Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability
11.A large banking client recently completed migrating their entire organization to cloud. They need your company to help them assess how secure they are. What benefit would the client get from involving/utilizing your company’s security team?
A.assess existing Cloud security policies and processes, protect data, and identify security improvements
12.A software firm hires a security consultant to test its newly built platform’s vulnerability to hackers. As part of testing, the consultant deliberately tries to access systems without authorization, and discovers some security breach vulnerabilities. The results of the test enable the firm to fix the potential breaches before the platform’s launch and boost its resistance against real-time hacking. Which type of cyber defense activity is described in this scenario?
13.Why is it important for companies to plan for internal threats?
A.Because internal threats are not considered as large of a risk as external risks.
14.What is an example of an internal threat?
a.A contractor resets their company login password by answering security questions sent to a personal email address.
15.ABC Accounting is a medium-sized business that handles $1-2M in tax filings annually. Recently, they learned of malicious actors planning cyber-attacks to gain access to their records and destroy tax filings. How should the potential business impacts from a cyber-attack be assessed?
a.by undergoing a Risk Impact Analysis (RIA) evaluation
Block Chain Questions
1.What is a focus of your company’s point of view on blockchain in the marketplace?
A.enabling clients to store all their data, documents, and employee information on blockchain
2.Shipping vast quantities of oil and gas supplies is a complex process that requires the participation of many different parties. Any delays in shipping, or possibility of fraud, across the entire supply chain could cost the industry billions of dollars. How could blockchain technology be applied to address this problem?
A.by creating a hash or digital fingerprint that is added to the blockchain for each document to identify any subsequent changes that have been made.
3.your company is a founding member of ID 2020. What is the focus of this alliance?
4.How is blockchain different from traditional database models?
A.Blockchain can lead to increased transparency and trust in data, ultimately driving more innovation, improved productivity, and quality.
5.What is an advantage of using blockchain technology?
A.The system creates a hash or digital fingerprint for each participant in the blockchain.
6.There is a dispute between the multiple parties storing financial transaction data on a blockchain over the validity of a transaction that happened over a year ago. Which information would help the disputing parties verify if the data on the blockchain has been tampered with?
A.the original hash value
7.An e-commerce company is collaborating with artisans from all over the world to sell the artisans’ products. your company is helping this client build a platform that will maintain the integrity of the artisan’s credentials by creating digital identities for them. This creates a privacy-preserving link between the products and the artisans’ unique identities. How will these digital identities help these artisans?
A.allow them to interact with the e-commerce company and get details of the buyer so they can target to a specific audience
8.Blockchain maintains and records data and transactions in a new type of database system. This technology is used across organizations in an ecosystem and allows products’ histories to be captured as they move to the consumer. How might this technology help inter-organization processes?
A.by decreasing the likelihood of record tampering
9.Which model describes how data is written to a blockchain?
10.How can a blockchain be used to manage sharing of personal records?
A.by mandating that each individual participant enters a smart contract
11.A coffee producer wants to demonstrate that their products are produced using environmentally sustainable practices that respect the planet. How does the implementation of blockchain technology help to achieve the client’s goal?
A.by providing traceability of products
12.What is the core domain for your company’s Multi-party Systems practice?
13.How does blockchain technology help organizations when sharing data?
A.Everyone has transparency over how the data has been added.
14.What is the predefined business logic within a blockchain called?
Data & Cloud Q/A
1.How should a company adopt a data-driven culture that will stick?
A.Centralize all data operations within a single, specialized data team.
2.What is an advantage of using a fully integrated Cloud-based data analytics platform?
A.It ensures the accurate and timely collection of data at the source.
3.Everyone within a company needs to be aware of what data can do to improve business processes and how to make it happen. Which concept is referred to in the statement above?
4.A department manager is planning a presentation on how data platforms work but needs to simplify the language for the audience to better understand the main steps. Which three steps most accurately describe the manager’s approach?
A.gather, organize, and share data
5.your company is involved in the transformation of an organization into a data-driven and intelligent enterprise. Which ability does your company need to ensure the organization has to become a successful business?
A.to gather, re-organize, and store different categories of all raw data for easy and faster retrieval
6.What role does the Data, Information, Knowledge, Wisdom (DIKW) pyramid play in managing a data-driven project?
A.It serves as a linear model to show the various ways of extracting insights and value from all types of data.
7.The Department Manager researches new data platforms for the company and requests a list of essential features. Which essential features should the list include?
A.centralization, dashboards, programmatic access
8.What is the key objective of data analysis?
A.to find meaning in data and use it to make informed decisions
9.your company is helping a large retailer transform their online sales and services. The Data Analyst audits the client’s customer journey and maps out the kind of data they need to collect at each touch point. How does this help the client achieve their objectives?
A.by increasing their customer knowledge and leveraging that information to improve customer experience
10.How does a fully integrated Data and Analytics Platform enable organizations to convert data into consumable information and insight?
A.by creating analytics reports and building Machine Learning models to refine predictive capabilities
11.What does your company help businesses implement to ensure their data is trustworthy and reliable?
A.data governance and management policies
12.What does data warehousing allow organizations to achieve?
A.allows for analytics and reporting across the entire organization
13.How should a common data source like social media comments be categorized?