599-01 - Riverbed Certified Solutions Professional - Storage Delivery
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What are the two steps needed for peer replication configuration? (Select 2)
Configure role, password, and secondary Whitewater IP on the primary Whitewater appliance.
Configure role, password, and megastore ID on the secondary Whitewater appliance.
Which mechanisms can cause Whitewater appliance replication to pause or effect the optimization service? (Select 4)
Cloud provider outage.
Whitewater bandwidth settings.
Incorrect cloud provider credentials.
Which acceptable ways Whitewater appliances can be expanded to hold additional storage? (Select 2)
Add an additional (up to 2) shelf to the Whitewater appliance head unit.
Adjust the data store disk size on the virtual Whitewater VM (within the ESXi host) while the virtual Whitewater appliance VM is offline.
The delay between taking a snapshot at the edge and flushing the snapshot to the storage array is called what?
On a Granite Edge, which is used to store transient data, per example, no requirement to replicate back to the data center?
What information is needed to configure a Granite Edge in the Granite Core?
Granite Edge Identifier.
If a Virtual Whitewater appliance datastore disk is undersized relative to the cloud license applied, what happens?
The Virtual Whitewater appliance system boots, but triggers a degraded alarm.
A Whitewater appliance v.3.0 can be upgraded from which previous versions of Whitewater operating system (WWOS)? (Select 3)
An environment has 5TB of file server data and 5TB of database data backed up with a full backup each week. Assume the average dedupe rates for Whitewater, and assume standard 1% change and 10% annual growth rate. With a requirement to keep a minimum of two weeks of backups locally on the Whitewater cache, which Whitewater appliances would satisfy the requirements above? (Select 2)
Whitewater appliance 2030.
Whitewater appliance 3030.
How long can the battery backup unit run before needing to be put into a relearn cycle?
If implementing a virtual Whitewater appliance v210 or higher to support a greater then 2TB volume for cache, which version of ESXi and storage type should be used?
ESXi 5.x and RAW volumes.
In a solution where Granite appliance is providing projected LUNs to the branch office the Granite Edge is considered what?
Which three cloud providers are currently supported with Whitewater appliances? (Select 3)
Microsoft Windows Azure.
Which encryption in flight does Whitewater appliance directly support?
What file systems would most benefit on pinning a LUN? (Select 2)
EXT3 formatted LUN.
FAT32 formatted LUN.
Granite Edge appliance supports which of the following protocols? (Select 2)
What is the port range for block reads on an optimized Granite Edge appliance to core connection(s)?
Before installing a Whitewater appliance 2030 into production, you need to work out the approximate amount of time it's going to take to "seed" the cloud, to determine whether the current internet link is appropriate. Some stats around the seeding requirement: Full backup: 10 TB Bandwidth to the Internet: 50 Mb/s first pass deduplication ratio reported by Whitewater appliance during POC: 4x How long will it take (assuming you have the full bandwidth available)?
Please select the correct best practices for Whitewater appliance deployment below? (Select 4)
A Whitewater appliance gateway CIFS folder should only receive backups from one backup server.
A pair of Whitewater appliances should be configured as active/standby peers.
Backups pointed to a Whitewater appliance should always be unencrypted and uncompressed.
Whitewater appliances should always be deployed in pairs.
A crash-consistent snapshot leaves the LUN in the same state as: (Select 2)
What is the maximum number of bytes recommended for iSCSI traffic for jumbo frames in the Granite Core configuration due to performance restrictions?
Which port is used for management information between the Granite Edge and Granite Core?
Which of the following CLI commands would you run on a Windows Host (which has the RHSP plugin installed) to take an application consistent snapshot of Granite appliance attached LUN?
What is the minimum number of CPUs and memory required when deploying a Virtual Whitewater appliance?
2 CPUs/6 GB
How much additional cloud capacity (beyond the license stated amount) is granted by a license before Whitewater appliances begin to fail writes?
Which Granite appliance feature would be used to implement disconnected operations? (Select 2)
The term for "fixing" a LUN's blocks in blockstore so that they may not be ejected via LRU is:
Which transmission protocols do Whitewater appliances support? (Select 2)
When configuring high availability for Granite Edge, which of the following is true?
A pair of Steelhead EX appliances act as active/standby peers.
If a user is considering having backup data sent to Amazon Glacier, select which recommendations should be reviewed to ensure Whitewater appliance is appropriately designed for the environment? (Select 2)
Whitewater appliances should be sized larger to reduce the amount of potential access activity from Amazon Glacier.
Whitewater appliances should only deduplicate against local cache storage and not against local and Amazon Glacier storage.
Configuring MPIO allows a storage array to:
Have redundant paths
Which versions of SMB and NFS protocols are supported with Whitewater appliances?
SMBv2 and NFSv3
A customer has decided that "application consistency" is a requirement for his Windows application that is currently residing on a LUN's on his NetApp SAN. This LUN, which contains both the operating system and the application in a Windows VMDK have been presented out to a branch. Which of the following data protection strategies would NOT meet the customer's requirement?
Backup from a scheduled LUN snapshot in the data center.
When configuring your backup software to utilize a Whitewater appliance, what possible target must the backup software be able to write to? (Select 2)
What RAID levels are recommended/used with virtual and physical Whitewater appliances?
RAID1 for virtual Whitewater appliance, RAID6 for physical Whitewater appliance.
Granite high availability is typically combined with what other high availability services or protocols? (Select 2)
Redundant WAN links
What is the default write reserve percentage of blockstore size?
Customer Acme corporation has 30 remote offices and needs to make 20 TBytes of storage available to those offices. What would be the appropriate Granite Core appliance for sizing?
If Amazon Glacier is used for cloud storage, which default deduplication mode will the Whitewater appliance use?
Deduplicate against local contents only.
What are the default ports used between the Granite Edge and Granite Core on a Steelhead EX platform?
The Riverbed hardware snapshot provider enables what?
Which are some best practices for Granite appliance implementations? (Select 4)
Deploy Granite Core appliance on GigE network when possible.
Configure jumbo frames in your network infrastructure.
Segregate storage traffic from management traffic.
Recommend mutual CHAP authentication when possible.
The Riverbed hardware snapshot provider will run on which of the following operating systems? (Choose 2)
Windows 2008 R2
Utilizing Granite appliance allows customers to: (Select 2)
Remove storage from the branch.
What are three available disk management modes for the Granite Edge? (Select 3)
Granite storage mode.
VSP standalone storage mode.
VSP and Granite storage mode.
What is the maximum ingest rate of the largest Whitewater appliance?
Up to 2.5TB/hr.
What are two optional Windows server plugins utilities for branch offices using Granite appliance?
RHSP and Turbo Boot.
What RAID protection level is supported on Whitewater appliance?
What log will contain information about connection failures to the cloud storage provider?
Granite appliance simplifies backup and restore by migrating these functions to:
The data center