C2010-658 - Fundamentals of Applying IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management Solutions V1
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An insurance company is developing applications using Microsoft technology. The company also has legacy applications and data hosted on an IBM mainframe and is planning to use Microsoft Host Integration Server (HIS) to integrate the new applications with the legacy systems. Developers and operations team need a monitoring solution to get visibility to HIS performance metrics. Which IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management solution is the best option for this requirement?
ITCAM monitoring agent for HIS
A customer wants to monitor their messaging solution. What is an important requirement to be understood?
If the messaging solution is COBIT compliant.
What is the best method of communication to understand the client requirements?
perform a timely review and in-person meetings with client and technical team members related to application information
What are two required IBM Tivoli components to enable deep dive diagnostics of J2EE applications?
Tivoli Enterprise Portal
IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) for Application Diagnostics Managing Server
Which tool provides the security access for the IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management User Interface?
IBM Tivoli Integrated Portal
When designing a customer's IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management architecture, which two security policies need to be considered?
password age requirements
trusted host key permissions
Which feature does IBM Tivoli Monitoring provide to automatically generate alerts based upon monitoring thresholds?
How does a solution advisor make the decision to keep an existing tool in the customer's environment after an IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management implementation?
The teams that operate and manage the tool are extremely efficient in its use.
A customer has many installations of IBM WebSphere MG deployed in their environment. Which agent, included in IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management, can assist the customer in changing the configuration of multiple IBM WebSphere MQ instances?
ITCAM for WebSphere MQ Configuration Agent
Which benefit is achieved when integrating IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management with IBM TivoliNetcool/OMNIbus?
proactively measuring user experiences and performance across applications
Which IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management component meets a customer's requirement to monitor the heap size, garbage collection, and EJB containers as their highest priority?
ITCAM for Application Diagnostics - WebSphere Agent
Which two tools would a client use to visualize events coming from different sources in their environment?
IBM Tivoli Network Manager
IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus
What are two valid response times reported by the Client Response Time agent?
network response time
Based upon a requirements gathering session with first level support, what are two benefits of IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics?
view high priority trap alerts
display the availability of application servers
Which item can be monitored by an IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Applications agent?
WebSphere application requests, garbage collection, logs, pools, data sources. Web containers, and EJBs
What is a drawback with using robotic scripts to monitor application performance?
changes to the monitored applications may require updates to robotic scripts
Which two areas should be identified to assure a monitoring solution is aligned with a customer's needs?
the customer's critical applications
application stakeholders and their needs
What does the Event dashboard display in the IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management User Interface?
predefined widgets from components that can be monitored by IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager agents only
A customer explains that they have a very unique environment, which they believe is very different from any other company. What should be communicated to the customer to determine if he is a good match for an IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management solution?
Draw a diagram that illustrates the aspects of the customer's environment that are unique.
An organization uses .NET Framework to build and run applications and uses Internet Information Services (IIS) to host the applications. Which statement is applicable to IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for a Microsoft applications solution?
The monitoring agent for .NET Framework and IIS are both available.
Which two reporting technologies are supported by Tivoli Common Reporting?
Eclipse Business Intelligence and Reporting Tool
A company has a critical application, which needs to be monitored. The operations team needs an overview of the health of application and its environment to check which of the resources needs attention. Which option meets this requirement?
A single graphic user interface to display monitoring data for applications as well as for all asynchronized applications.
Which level of access is required when installing Response Time monitoring agents on Windows clients?
Which permissions are needed when installing the IBM Tivoli Monitoring OS agent on a UNIX/Linux server?
The agent requires the power user role.
An organization uses Microsoft Active Directory for user authentication to access Windows servers- applications, and SQL database servers. This makes Active Directory performance and availability very important to the business. IT managers want a daily report on the usage and performance of the Active Directory to ensure availability. What is the correct IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management solution for this requirement?
Use the monitoring agent for Active Directory and historical data collection feature.
Which condition is supported in IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) for SOA?
It can monitor any services call.
The customer wants the Web services that run through IBM DataPower to be monitored. The solution incorporates the IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) for SOA agent. What is one thing that must be checked?
If the versions of both MPGW and WS-Proxy protocols running in IBM WebSphere DataPower are supported.
What should be checked to determine if the WebSphere Application Server (WAS) is supported by the IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for WebSphere agent of the IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management component?
the WAS version only
What are two supported applications for the IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics HTTP agent?
Sun Java System Application Server
For performance issues within a composite transaction, which IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management component will quickly identify which tier is causing the issue?
Web Response Time agentless agent in appliance mode
Which tool is recommended to a customer complaining about slowness issues in Microsoft Active Directory and allows them to collect information about the Active Directory usage and diagnose the problem?
IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for LDAP
A customer wants a solution that can manage events in near real-time, and the two requirements are to enrich the events with custom data and to correlate events from different sources. Which two products can address these requirements?
IBM Tivoli Netcool Impact
IBM Tivoli Network Manager
An organization offers online applications to its clients. When any of the applications fail, the operations team does not know about it until customers start calling the support line. This causes lost business and delays to recover the application. How can the operations team improve application availability?
Use a monitoring tool to monitor the application response time and send an alert if it is slow.
If a customer is receiving performance complaints on a Linux server, where is the best place to view the real-time monitoring data for the server in question?
Linux OS Workspace view in the Tivoli Enterprise Monitoring Server
A transaction originates by real users from a browser > to an IBM HTTP Server > to a WebSphere Application Server > to a WebSphere Message Broker. Which IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management components should be used for a customer to monitor the response time of this transaction?
ITCAM for Transactions WMQ Data Collector agent. ITCAM for WebSphere agent. TransactionCollector agent, Transactions Reporter agent. Application Management Console, configure application response measurement on the IBM HTTP Server
A customer has a large and complex application environment. These IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) for Applications agents have been recommended to monitor the customer's environment: - Operating systems agents for all servers, including Linux, AIX. and Microsoft Windows - ITCAM Agent for Lotus Domino - ITCAM Agent for PeopleSoft Enterprise Application Domain - ITCAM Agent for PeopleSoft Enterprise Process Scheduler - ITCAM Agent for SAP Applications - ITCAM Agent for DB2 - ITCAM Extended Agent for Oracle Database Which task would help the customer get quick value from these agents?
Use ITCAM for Transactions to track transactions between the IBM DB2 and Oracledatabases.
Which two platforms are supported by the WebSphere MQ Monitoring agent included in IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management?
A customer has a requirement to forward alerts to BMC Patrol. What is a network access requirement?
connection between IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager agents and IBM Tivoli Enterprise Portal Server (TEPS)
Which term is used to describe correlating transactions from the same domains?
Which product helps a customer monitor their SAP environment?
IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager (ITCAM) for Applications
What are two high-level deep dive components of IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics?
Tivoli Enterprise Portal
Tivoli Enterprise Monitoring Server
Which issue can be avoided in a client environment by deploying IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management?
What are two requirements to design a successful monitoring solution for a customer?
identify the customer's critical applications
develop a phased monitoring solution based on customer requirements
A customer's highest priority is to make sure that a certain Web page with a certain page title is available. Which IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management component would be appropriate?
Robotics Response Time
What are the two main pain areas faced by customers in the Application Performance Management space?
How can a customer monitor response time on systems where the agent cannot be installed locally?
Transaction Tracking Collector
Scripts from which non-Rational tool are supported by the Robotic Response Time agent?
IBM SmartCloud Application Performance Management provides Discovery Library Adapters for all of the IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager agents to integrate with which product?
IBM Tivoli Application Dependency Discovery Manager