SK0-003 - CompTIA -Server+ Certification Exam (2010)
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Which of the following is a standard IEEE 1394 transmission speed?
An administrator has added a new hard drive to a server that is running out of space on its C Drive and is experiencing slow performance. The administrator needs to free up space on the C Drive. Which of the following is the BEST action for the administrator to take to free up space on the drive?
Move the page file to the new drive.
When disposing of data, which of the following should be considered FIRST?
Local legal requirements
After a server inspection, an administrator notices a single drive failure on a server configured with RAID 5. Which of the following is the NEXT step to start rebuilding the array?
Insert hot plug drive.
Which of the following RAID levels provides the BEST read and write performance?
A company has had problems with their HVAC system being able to cool their datacenter as they have grown. Which of the following could BEST be used to help reduce the load on the HVAC system?
Replacing traditional racks with water cooled racks
Before installing an operating system on a server, which of the following is the BEST resource for an administrator to review the compatibility of the OS with the video card?
During a printer driver installation, a message appears stating "The software being installed for this hardware has not passed Windows logo testing". Which of the following is the SAFEST course of action for the administrator to take?
Obtain a Microsoft certified driver
A new storage array must be configured for a database server. This array will store transaction logs that are always being written. Which of the following RAID solutions would provide fault tolerance and fast write operations without the use of parity?
An administrator attempts to install the latest security patches for an older server. When the administrator runs the patch installer, the install fails. The administrator tries again, and the installer fails again. Which of the following is the MOST likely reason for this?
The administrator is trying to install security patches for software that is not installed.
In order to provide the lowest access latency, the optimal place for the system swap file is on:
the fastest storage device available in the system.
A data center has had a power outage. Which of the following should the administrator do FIRST once the power is restored?
Identify which systems are the most critical and bring them up by level of importance.
An administrator has implemented a solution to resolve a server's problem in which the server unexpectedly reboots. Which of the following should be the administrator's NEXT troubleshooting step?
Verify full system functionality.
Which of the following will corrupt the BIOS?
Power being lost during the upgrade process
Users are having trouble printing in terminal services. The administrator finds that whenever a certain user prints the print spooler crashes. Which of the following is the MOST likely problem?
The user is using a PostScript driver.
Which of the following cable types can be used to decrease susceptibility to electronic eavesdropping?
Which of the following is MOST important for an administrator to investigate prior to making a change on a server?
An administrator has removed a SATA hard drive from a failed server. Which of the following adapters would MOST likely be used by the administrator to transfer files from the drive to a laptop?
SATA to USB
A user selects their proper domain and is unable to log into their Windows computer. The error states: `System cannot log you on to the domain because the system's computer account in its primary domain is missing or the password on that account is incorrect'. Which of the following is the MOST likely cause for this error?
The computer's account was removed from Active Directory.
When building a computer with a 32 bit processor, which of the following is the MAXIMUM amount of memory supported?
Which of the following are the FIRST actions to take when an administrator is troubleshooting a server? (Select TWO).
Replicate the problem.
Identify any changes to the server.
An organization which deploys a large number of multifunction printers from different manufacturers is planning to upgrade their print server to the latest operating system. After the upgrade, the technician discovers that the current print management software will not run on the new operating system. Which of the following should the technician check before purchasing new print management software to ensure it is compatible with all of the company's printers?
The technician should consult the new software's HCL
Which of the following is the GREATEST environmental concern for a server operating environment?
Which of the following is the FIRST course of action before implementing a change to a server?
Switch over to the alternate site so users are not affected.
Which of the following is an advantage of using a KVM with multiple servers?
Saves physical space in the racks
When running a Windows server, which option is used with the ping command to define the number of packets transmitted?
An administrator has been having problems with server security. Many of the servers have been infected with viruses in the past. Which of the following can be done to ensure that systems avoid OS exploits?
Implement a patch management process.
A companys computer policy dictates that all users workstations must use the companys corporate web page as their default home page. Which of the following methods should an administrator use to BEST comply with this policy?
Set the default homepage to the corporate website in Group Policy.
Which of the following backup types will reset the archive bit on files backed up? (Select TWO).
Which of the following is a distinguishing factor between data archiving and data backups?
Data archives are kept for indefinite periods of time so there is a record while data backups are kept for disaster recovery purposes.
A client has a need to look at and add many image files but has no need to change them. Which of the following media types would BEST meet the client's needs?
An administrator recently installed a new array controller into a server. When the server is running POST the controller does not appear as present. Which of the following could be the reason for this?
The server BIOS firmware is out-of-date.
Which of the following is the FINAL step in the backup process?
The server administrator discovers that a server, which has not been patched, is running extremely slow and suspects that the server may have been compromised. Which of the following commands should the administrator use to check the number of network connections the server is making?
Which of the following assists with airflow in a server? (Select TWO).
Which of the following expansion cards should be installed into a server to provide fiber channel SAN connectivity?
A technician has a current baseline and is told to install additional memory and a faster NIC card. At which point in time should the next baseline be run?
After the upgrades are performed
Which of the following must be configured on printers so that the server can properly monitor details on page counts?
Which of the following expansion slots is 64-bit?
Which of the following describes when a newly built network server would MOST likely become infected by malware?
After the TCP/IP stack is enabled
Which of the following is a benefit of application virtualization?
Applications are easily accessible from anywhere on the LAN.
A server consists of two 72GB SCSI drives and four 146GB SCSI drives. All drives are attached to a RAID controller. The system's administrator has decided to mirror two drives for the operating system. Which of the following is the maximum space the administrator will have remaining to use for data when using RAID 0?
A technician is setting up RAID technology for a server-based video editing system. The technician is not concerned about fault tolerance but needs a low cost and high speed system. Which of the following RAID levels should the technician implement?
An administrator is attempting to recover from a power failure in the data center. Which of the following is the BEST way to recover the servers?
Bring up the active directory server, the DNS server, then the web server
Which of the following is the MOST effective method to restrict staff members from accessing a service on a company server?
After performing the initial steps in installing the server OS from a DVD-ROM, the server reboots and goes back into the setup wizard. Which of the following is the MOST likely cause for this problem?
Incorrect boot sequence in the BIOS.
Which of the following would be the BEST configuration when using seven SCSI drives in order to have full fault tolerance?
When considering SAN to SAN replication between sites, which of the following is the MOST important concern?
WAN link speed
Which of the following features should a technician consider when purchasing a KVM switch for a datacenter?
Scalability and flexibility
After installing a new hard drive into a server for the purpose of mirroring the data from the first drive to the second one, the server displays an "operating system not found" error. Which of the following should the technician do to boot the server from the original drive?
Swap the drive boot order in the BIOS.