HP0-S42 - Architecting HP Server Solutions
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What are the power requirements for an HP Apollo 8000 system?
three-phase high voltage AC power input
You are describing Smart Array controllers for ProLiant Gen9 server to a customer. The customer asks about data recovery of a failed large capacity disk drive. Which feature of the controllers should you describe to the customer?
Advanced Data Mirroring
One of your customer's remote transaction servers generates an SNMP health alert. Which HP management tool should you use to access more information about the alert?
Which component of the iLO Management Engine monitors and records changes in server hardware?
A customer needs parallel data processing scalability for their custom financial analysis application. Which solution best meets the customer's needs?
high-performance technical cluster
A customer's data center consists of 120 HP ProLiant BL460c Gen9 blade servers, mounted in c7000 enclosures and they are adding 10 new servers a month to their environment. They are having difficulty keeping their environment current with new firmware updates. Which process should you recommend that will allow a single point of contact for deploying the updates to all servers in the environment?
Mount the HP SUM DVD in each of the enclosure DVD drives and use the Onboard Administrator CLI to deploy the latest SPP bundle
A customer is concerned about the security of their data center. The exciting card entry system has proven to be inadequate. Which solution should you recommend to increase the security level for self-access to the data center?
Access Control List
What is a key benefit of an HP Converged Infrastructure solution?
unifies management tools, policies, and processes
You have designed a virtualized solution based on HP BladeSystems and VMware Hypervisor that includes one D2220sb storage device in each of eight c7000 enclosures. You need to present highly available shared storage over ISCSI to the application running on the BladeSystems. Which additional product must be implemented?
HP StoreVirtual VSA
Which standards can be implemented in a data center to help reduce carbon foot print?
You are designing a solution that will consist of eight HP BladeSystem c7000 enclosures with Virtual Connect FlexFabric. The customer needs to ensure that all management is performed from a single user interface that will allow them to maintain and manage all uplink configurations centrally. How can you demonstrate management of uplinks on all enclosures from a single console?
Deploy and use both HP OneView and Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager.
You are using HP Power Advisor to assist in architecting an HP BladeSystem solution that contains HP Flexfabric interconnect modules. What information about the solution can the tool provide? (Select two.)
UPS sizing based on defined run times
a cost-of-ownership calculation
Which industry standard hypervisors does HP OneView support? (Select two.)
Oracle Virtual Machine (OVM)
You are designing an HP ProLiant BladeSystem and HP StoreVirtual storage solution for a customer, and you need to estimate the power requirements. Which IP tool should you use?
Insight Management Sizer
A customer needs to encrypt local drives on their HP Proliant Gen8 and Gen9 servers. The customer needs to manage the encryption centrally. Which HP products and features should you recommend to meet the customer's needs?
HP Smart Array Px3x and Px4x family of controllers, the HP Enterprise Secure Key Manager, and iLO Advanced
Which service solution should you recommend to handle equipment that runs business critical IT applications with designated managers?
Proactive Care Advanced
Which task should you complete when conducting a needs analysis?
identify key decision makers
You are describing the HP Smart Array controllers for ProLiant Gen9servers to your customer. The customer asks how the controllers are managed. Which HP tool should you discuss with the customer?
HP Insight Online
A customer plans to install HP OneView as a primary management application for their BladeSystem infrastructure. The customer is concerned about the ability to centrally manage login credentials to the application. Which integration features of HP OneView should you explain to customer?
What is purpose of conducting a customer site survey?
Assess the facility and its suitability for the proposed solution.
The customer upgraded their network core using an HP Intelligent Resilient Framework (IRF) stack. The customer needs Windows 2008 Infrastructure, which is running on HP ProLiant DL380 Gen9 servers, to have network resilience. Which HP feature should you recommend to the customer?
A customer has a single array group with three SAS disk drivers in a RAID 5 configuration. Which method should the customer use, with the least risk, to protect their data volume in case of a drive failure?
configure a hot spare
You are performing a needs analysis for a customer who plans to transition from rack mount servers to blade servers. The customer has asked for an on-premise management strategy and needs to use Virtual Connect as the network interconnect to take advantage of network virtualization. The customer needs a RESTful API to be made available. Which product should you demonstrate to support and manage the proposed HP BladeSystem solution?
A customer has a Microsoft SQL environment that is recourse intensive. The SQL databases reside on SMB3.0 file shares on a separate pool of servers. The customer needs to improve IO performance and ensure that network latency is kept to a minimum while not affecting CPU use. Which technology should you recommend?
Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) over layer 2 networks
A customer has been adding processors, systems with larger memory, I/O accelerators, and SmartCache. Which key HP design principle is this customer implementing?
An automotive manufacturing company needs an Apollo 8000 solution that is environmentally friendly. Which feature should you recommend to this customer?
Water cooled system that reduces C02 emissions relative to an air cooled system
A customer needs to improve VM host efficiency and lower network latency in their HP ProLiant DL380 Gen9 servers. Which unique technology built-in to the HP FlexFabric 556 network adapter will meet the customer's requirement?
RDMA over Converged Ethernet (ROCE)
A customer needs to manage the relationship between their physical and virtual infrastructure. Which HP feature should you recommend to integrate with customer's current vSphere Web Client managed environment?
HP Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager
Which market trend is driving the growth of Virtual Desktop infrastructure?
A customer has exceeded the current capability of their Hadoop application, which was running on DL380e Gen8 servers. You need the recommend a server that will run a new Hadoop application with dense storage capability. Which HP ProLiant Gen9 server should you recommended?
When designing a new HP OneView installation for a customer, how many logical interconnect groups must be configured for an enclosure groiup?
A customer needs the health status of their HP ProLiant Gen8 BladeSystem servers to be reported to HP to allow automatic hardware warranty replacement. The customer does not plan to install additional software and does not have IT staff to support an additional solution. Which HP solution they implement?
Insight Remote Support central connect
Which protocol is supported by FlexFabric 556 and 650 series adapters that enables customers to decrease network latency with minimal impact to server performance?
A customer needs to manage their contract, warranty, and HP Care Pack information for their server and storage infrastructure from a single location. In addition, they need proactive expiration notifications for these contracts. Which HP software or tool should you recommend?
HP Insight Online
You are designing an HP ProLiant BladeSystem with Virtual Connect FlexFabric and HP 3PAR StoreServ 3400c. The customer is concerned about the added complexity of including SAN switches and the additional SAN management overhead. Which HP technology should you recommend?
Virtual Connect Flat SAN
You have positioned a BladeSystem c7000 solution with Virtual Connect Flex-10/10D modules. The customer needs to understand how the Flex-10/10D modules will provide an FCoE path to their SAN. Which HP technology should you explain to the customer?
Intelligent Resilient Framework
Which statement describes what Datacenter Care services provide?
a mix of enhanced call management, proactive services, and hardware/software assistance
A customer is concerned about malware attacks to their legacy pre-boot BIOS environment. You need to ensure only trusted platform firmware and operating system boot loaders are used when the server starts up. When designing the server configuration build, which feature should you enable?
HP Enterprise Secure Key Manager
A customer needs to meet data privacy compliance regulations. Which IP Proliant features should you discuss with the customer? (Select two.)
Advanced Data Mirroring
A customer needs to maximize the density capability while reducing the cooling requirement of their data center. Which IP solution will meet the customer's needs and extend the life of their data center?
HP Modular Cooling System G2