000-783 - IBM PureFlex Technical Support V2
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A prospect is considering a Flex System solution that has one p260 node and four x240 nodes. Virtualization hypervisors will be deployed on all five nodes. What component needs to be included for this solution to function?
Flex System Manager
A customer wants to purchase a p460 node that has the lowest number of active cores on day one, with the ability to grow to the maximum number of cores over time. Which of the following should be ordered to meet the customer need?
32 core node with 31 cores deactivated; activate cores as needed
How are the management networks of two PureFlex chassis interconnected?
CMM external ports
Which of the following virtualization products is required to create logical partitions on the p460 compute node?
A customer currently runs virtualized server environments on x86 and AIX. There are different teams and management for each platform, as well as different teams for storage, networking, etc. The customer wants to virtualize all department applications and consolidate resources. What is the most efficient way for a specialist to determine who is a decision maker or an influencer or a recommender?
Talk to the CIO or CTO
A PureFlex prospect has CLARiiON CX4-240, AMS 2100, HP 8200, and Dell EqualLogic. They wish to consolidate by virtualizing with IBM Flex Systems V7000 Storage Node. Which of the following will be an issue?
A customer is considering a PureFlex Standard solution. Which of the following is included in the five day IBM Lab Services engagement?
Create an image repository for use with VMControl
A customer wants to purchase a p460 solution and obtain more cores over time as needed. Initially the customer requires 16 cores and need to increase to 32 cores over time. Which of the following must be purchased to meet this need?
32-core server and deactivate 16-cores.Reactivate the cores as needed.
A PureFlex prospect has separate server, storage and network teams that communicate only through department managers. Which of the following requires the greatest communication and coordination between all three departments?
A customer has an application which requires access to more than two separate networks and has a limited number of physical ports to support the environment. They plan on implementing Virtual NIC interface. Which of the following meets these requirements?
802.1Q VLAN tagging is used to divide one physical Ethernet interface into several logical interfaces that belong to different VLANs
A business partner sales specialist and the business partner technical specialist are calling on a medium sized prospect that is designated as business partner led. The prospect raised several very technical specific questions comparing PureFlex Enterprise with a IBM UCS. Which of the following IBM resources should the technical specialist engage first to address those questions?
A PureFlex technical specialist is discussing the PureFlex family with a prospective customer. They are concerned about available chassis space. Which PureFlex compute node option is full width?
A Power customer running AIX asks how they can perform a bare metal migration of an AIX operating system environment from a POWER7 750 to PureFlex. The customer is on the current version of AIX. Which of the following accomplishes this task?
A customer has a legacy x86 deployment on physical servers. What benefit does VMware offer to preserve legacy workloads?
Select operating systems not natively supported on the new hardware are supported under VMware
A customer is considering PureFlex x86 nodes for an application that requires multiple virtual network interfaces and guaranteed bandwidth. The customer has a strict governance policy and demarcation between server and network administrators. As such, all virtual network and bandwidth configuration is handled by the network administrator. Which of the following adapter modes meets the customer requirements?
Adapter has Virtual Fabric Mode (VNIC1) Enabled
A customer decided to move their payroll and CRM to an externally hosted cloud environment. Which of the following describes this environment?
Business Process as a Service
A customer is looking over a configuration for a PureFlex System Express offering and is questioning a Lab Services line item with a quantity of three. The customer asks what this means. Which of the following is the correct description?
A three day services engagement to implement the PureFlex chassis, management, storage, and primary node.
A customer is considering a PureFlex Express but they insist on using their own rack. Which of the following is the correct response for the PureSystem technical specialist?
Customers may use a non PureSystem rack, but it is not the preferred method
Which of the following IBM systems management tools provides virtualization of ethernet MAC and Fibre Channel WWPN addresses for PureFlex Systems?
IBM Fabric Manager
A customer is preparing to move their data and applications to a public cloud environment. They are going to use a provider's servers, storage and network resources, but will continue to manage the environment themselves. This is an example of which of the following?
Infrastructure as a Service
A customer is contemplating two POWER-based solutions to run a compute intensive application. One option using IBM BladeCenter PS704 blades and another using IBM PureFlex p460 Compute Nodes. Which of the following attributes would make an IBM PureFlex solution attractive over IBM BladeCenter?
CPU clock frequency
Which IEEE networking standard does PowerVM use for VLAN tagging in the hypervisor?
A customer wants to purchase a PureFlex foundation with a p460 POWER7 compute node with 16 cores. Which of the following is the maximum amount of memory on the compute node, and memory per core if the memory is evenly distributed across all cores?
1TB per compute node and 64GB per core
A prospect requires NIC teaming with redundant switches. The prospect is concerned about what the default IBM PureFlex Lab Services implementation includes. Which of the following is the minimum offering which includes setup of NIC teaming with redundant switches?
A PureFlex Enterprise prospect asks what is the maximum number of 2.5" HDDs/SSDs drives that can fit in each Storwize V7000 control enclosure and how many enclosures are supported for a 2076-124 in a non clustered configuration. Which of the following is the maximum number of drives per control enclosure and maximum number of expansion enclosures in this situation?
24 HDDs/SDDs and 9 expansion enclosures
A customer wants to purchase a PureFlex solution with 10Gb network interfaces on a 32-core Power node. Each virtual machine has a critical function and unplanned down time must be avoided. Which of the following provides the most resilient solution?
p460 server with two 10Gb chassis switches
Design criteria dictates the use of SAN pass-thru now and the ability to upgrade to full fabric capability later. Which of the following is the most cost effective way to accomplish this?
Select the 8Gb SAN Switch module now and enable full fabric functionality later
An IBM customer is concerned with transfering their Power AIX workloads to PureFlex. Which of the following tools can predict the performance of AIX workloads on PureFlex?
Systems Workload Estimator
A Power Systems customer is considering a PureFlex based solution. The PureFlex technical specialist wants a simple way to document their current system configuration from the HMC to assist in designing the new solution. Which of the following GUI options will produce this information?
A customer has multiple IBM POWER5 servers running IBM i5/OS V5R4. They want to consolidate these servers onto PureFlex p260 Compute Nodes. What would be an advantage to making the change?
SMT4 allows four threads per core
A PureFlex Enterprise prospect would like all of the services below. Which of the following must be covered by a separate contract in addition to the standard IBM Lab Services?
External SAN integration
A PureFlex Express prospect has a need for several very small partitions. Which of the following is the minimum percentage of a core needed to define an LPAR in a PureFlex POWER7+ compute node using PowerVM?
A prospect requires NIC teaming with redundant switches.The prospect is concerned about what the default IBM PureFlex Lab Services implementation includes. Which of the following is the minimum offering which includes setup of NIC teaming with redundant switches?
A customer wants a single PureFlex Express chassis with internal storage virtualization, two 4-socket Power nodes, and three 2-socket x86 nodes. Which of the following is the number of open node bays remaining unused?
A prospect is considering a single chassis PureFlex System Express with two compute nodes. Which of the following business pressures could be reduced with the installation of PureFlex?
Deploying applications faster for quicker time to market
A customer is considering a PureFlex Express. The customer wants redundant high speed Ethernet and redundant native Fibre Channel connections. Which of the following is the minimum number of switch bays required and number of switch bays remaining available for expansion?
4 and 0
Which of the following features is only available with the Flex System Manager Advanced license?
A customer has purchased a PureFlex Express system and requires additional services for their POWER7 node with IBM i. Which of the following addresses this need?
Add separate IBM Lab Services contract
Which of the following Storwize V7000 advanced functions allows for the retention of both the image mode and managed mode disks during migration, and provides seamless fail over in the event of a failure after the migration?
A technical specialist needs to identify and reduce the risk for a new PureFlex foundation implementation Which of the following is an IBM requirement for the technical specialist?
Meet with the SMEs to perform a TDA
Each x86 node can be individually connected to a portable console, keyboard, and mouse. This is often referred to as "crash cart" management capability. Which of the following is required to perform this connection?
Physically plugging in a console breakout cable to the compute node
There are a number of different ways to access a node console for Power and x86 compute nodes Which of the following is a supported method for this requirement?
Connect remotely into the serial management port of the CMM
A PureFlex prospect asks what is the Power compute node feature that is the equivalent of vMotion on the x86 compute node. Which of the following is the equivalent?
Live Partition Mobility