000-226 - Power Systems with POWER7 and IBM i Technical Sales Skills -v2
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Which of the following is a restriction when virtualizing tape or DVD with VIO Server to client partitions?
Only one client partition can use the virtualized device at a time.
In which situation is the FC #EB34 IBM i 6.1.1 Native I/O feature required?
To implement a single-image system on a POWER7+ server running only IBM i 6.1
A customer wants to build reports against data, stored in their Power Systems running IBM i and Query/400, using a browser-based user interface. Which of the following products would support this requirement at the least cost?
IBM DB2 Web Query fori
Which of the following is a benefit of redundant cache on a SAS disk adapter?
When virtualizing physical tape with IBM i Virtual Partition Manager (VPM) to client partitions, which statement is correct?
Only one client partition can use a virtualized device at a time.
A POWER7+system managed by IBM i is hosting an IBM i client that requires 24 virtual disks. What is the minimum host configuration to support the client storage?
2 vSCSI controllers 2 Network Server Descriptions
Which of the following was added in IBM i 7.1 to reduce disk protection recovery time?
RAID-5 with hot spare
Which of the following IBM i TCP/IP functions provide automatic interlace switching if a hardware network interlace fails, so that the failure is transparent to client workstations?
Virtual IP addressing
A customer is acquiring a POWER7+ system with 6 IBM i LPARs. A requirement exists to perform simultaneous backups of 3 of the partitions. Production schedules will cause the time of the backups to vary significantly on a daily basis. Which configuration would support the requirements of the customer with least operator interaction?
Configure each LPAR with a fibre tape adapter. Configure a tape library with 3 tape drives. Configure a fibre switch for tape library and drive connectivity Use BRMS and the BRMS network feature to manage backups and media.
An IBM i customer would like to use external storage but has no desire to implement VIO Server. Which of these IBM Systems Storage products is a valid choice to support this customer's requirements?
A P0WER7 customer wants IBM i to host the storage for client IBM i partitions but is concerned about a single hosting partition being a single point of failure. Which of the following would address the customer's concern?
Create a second hosting partition and use adapter-level mirroring in the client partitions.
A customer is considering a Power 770 with two IBM i 7.1 partitions. The server will be natively attached to the same DS8000 System Storage already in use by other IBM i sewers in their enterprise. A System Storage sizing indicates that each LPAP will require 128 LUNs. Multipath connectivity is required for redundancy. The customer does not want to invest in additional skills or to use NPIV, Which of the following is necessary to support the customer requirements?
Two IBM i partitions Two 4Gb dual-port Fibre Channel adapters per IBM i partition
A customer is migrating from POWERS 520 to a POWER7ˇÂ 720. The migration includes the transfer of IBM i Licensed Program Products, and both systems need to run in parallel production for 30 days. Which action supports this requirement?
Include IBM Temporary Software License for i product in the configuration
A customer running IBM i VSR4MO on a POWERS 520 is considering purchasing a POWER7+720. What steps should be performed as part of the upgrade/migration process?
Run ANZOBJCVN on their current V5R4M0 system to identity potential program issues.
Which of the following capabilities make adding additional disk to IBM i easy?
Mixed RAID disks and remote ASPs
A customer wants to use a virtual tape library instead of a TS3500 in BRMS. What needs to be considered?
Using a virtual tape library is not necessarily faster than physical tape back-up.
Which process can be automated using the "schedule operations" function of the HMC?
Dynamic reconfiguration (DLPAR)
A P0WER6 customer plans to move to 6-core POWER7+ technology using an MES upgrade. What unique capability does this provide?
Maintain the current serial number
When moving from a POWER5 server with IBM i V5R4 to a Power 720, which of the following can be transferred?
IBM i processor license Licensed Program Products
A customer is running VSR4 on a POWER4 model 810 and wants to move data and applications to a POWER7+ with IBMi 7.1. What needs to be done to minimize downtime?
A data migration to the POWER7+
A customer with a POWERS 520 and a FC #0595 expansion unit wants to upgrade to a POWER7+720. The customer has TS2900 SCSI-attached tape drive and 20 70GB disk units. Which elements of the original system can be used in the new system?
The TS2900 can be converted to SAS connectivity.
A customer would like a consolidated method to control system consoles, virtual storage, and partition resource settings for a POWER7+ system with 7 IBM i partitions and two VIO Server partitions. Which option supports this requirement?
Hardware Management Console
Which of the following describes Single Level Storage?
Disk space and system memory is viewed as one large storage area.
A customer with a POWER6 520 running V5R4M5 is considering migrating to a POWER7+ 720. Which upgrade or migration method will work?
Upgrade the current machine to IBM i 7.1 with Technology Refresh 6 Perform a full system save on the current machine and full system restore on the new machine.
A customer needs to permanent, archive multiple terabytes of data on a daily basis. The data cannot be overwritten and needs more than a software-based enforcement method. Which product supports this need most economically?
A customer has an IBM i host partition with 3 IBM i client partitions. All client partitions only perform their full system backups using a shared LTO-5 tape drive. Which of the following is a valid consideration in this environment?
In a Disaster Recovery scenario, recovery will be one partition at a time.
A Power 770 customer is considering the purchase of a Power 770 Capacity Back Up (CBU) system as part of a disaster recovery solution. What is a benefit provided by CBU?
Allows the temporary transfer of IBM i licenses and Enterprise Enablement features from the primary system to the CBU
In what situation would VIO Server be preferable to IBM i as a hosting partition?
When using NPIV for tape connectivity
A P0WER6 customer with IBM i is migrating to a new POWER7 server and wants to transfer their existing IBM i processor entitlements. What is required for the donor and receiving machines to qualify for the transfer?
Both must be entitled at the same version and release of IBM i
A customer with a POWER5 570 is replacing the system with a POWER7+ 750. In addition to a compatible IBM i version with the necessary Technology Refresh version, which other prerequisite must be accommodated?
HMC must be able run the appropriate firmware to support the POWER7+ 750.
What part of PowerHA for i can ensure that objects such as device descriptions and user profiles in *SYSBAS are consistent on all machines participating in the cluster?
Which of the following is a value proposition for Power Systems and IBM i as published in a recent International Technology Group study?
Lower overall 3 year costs than an x86 solution with Windows and SQL server.
A customer plans to purchase a low cost solution that includes a 4-core POWER7 server running IBM i 7.1 with 400GB of data. The server will be located in a warehouse and the customer is concerned about dust affecting the reliability of the backup device and the media used for system backups. Which of the following will reduce the customer's concern?
USB Removable Disk (RDX)
A customer wants to provide users with the option to send IBM i reports as PDF files to their email. Due to security requirements, the PDF files must be encrypted prior to being sent, and remain encrypted on the user's PC. Which of the following products supports these requirements?
Infoprint Services for IBM i
A customer is running several partitions on a Power 740 with a Storwize V7000. The server and the V7000 are in a remote data center. The customer wants to add 3 partitions running the same operating system. What is the most efficient and cost effective manner to install these new partitions?
Use an image repository of the VIO Server
A customer wants to replace their single-partition POWER5 system with a POWER7 system that will run 2 IBM i partitions. What is needed in order to transfer the IBM Licensed Program Products?
A proof of entitlement
A customer is moving from a POWER5 520 machine (P20) with 2 processors and Enterprise Edition to a 6-core Power 720 server (P10). Which of the following is needed to maintain equal function on the new system?
Unlimited users Two IBM i license transfers
Which console type provides the ability to accept commands in a command line interface (CLI) to perform resource movements?
Hardware Management Console (HMC)
A customer that has a 4-core Power 720 with one dedicated IBM i partition wants additional storage to improve usable space and performance. Eight disks are already installed in the front cage. Which option will support the customer requirements?
Add a PCIe RAID &SSDSAS Adapter with SSD
A customer needs external storage attached to their Power Systems server. They are limited in regard to the amount of floor space and energy/cooling that can be provided for the external storage device. Which IBM Systems Storage product will work best with this customer's limitation?
A customer with a POWERS 520 running IBM i is debating consolidating to a POWER7+770 that is currently only running AIX, or replacing the POWERS with a POWER7+720. The budget is limited, and the customer SWMA contract is expired. Which option is the most economical?
Purchase a POWER7+ 720 and a new IBM i license
A customer would like to share a tape library among multiple partitions to run backups on a nightly basis, but doesn't have the budget for a fibre switch or dedicated fibre adapters. They need to be able to have their single fibre adapter available to each partition on a scheduled basis. What product or feature can help accommodate this requirement?
Hardware Management Console
A customer with a 2-core POWER6 520 running IBM i 6.1.1 wants to move to a 4-core POWER7+ 720. Which of the following is a consideration?
The system serial number will change.
A customer needs to keep energy consumption as low as possible and is considering a POWER7+ server. In order to monitor and manage energy usage, which product is needed?
A customer wants to automate e-mailing the BRMS Recovery Reports to multiple e-mail addresses after the daily backup has run. Which of the following licensed program products is able to do this?
Advanced Job Scheduler for i (5770-JS1)
IBM i is being used as a hosting partition on a Power 720. What object type contains the virtualized disk for any client partitions?
Network Server Storage Space
A customer wants to replace a POWER5 server with a POWER7+ system. The customer would like to re-use the SCSI attached TS3100 tape library. What needs to be done to make this possible?
The tape drives in the TS3100 library need to be converted from SCSI to SAS.
An IBM i customer is already using IBM Backup, Recovery and Media Services for i (BRMS)and now wants to use BRMS to encrypt their backups. What additional BRMS feature is needed?
Advanced Functions Feature
When could an IVM instance be preferable to an HMC for systems management?
When a single, entry-level Power Systems server needs to be split into client LPARs
Which of the following configurations will require an HMC?
POWER7+740 Five IBM i 7.1 LPARs Full Enterprise Enablement feature