VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 10

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 3 :Introduction to vSphere Storage : Working with Virtual Machine Snapshots

Question 10

The VDI team has requested a virtual hardware change be captured on a virtual machine for deployment testing.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session authentication

Virtual Machine name: w12-core
Master snapshot name: Snapshot#1
Change snapshot name: Snapshot#2

Hardware change: 4096 MB Total RAM

1) Capture the hardware change as Snapshot#2

2) Make sure the virtual machine is running in its original configuration.

Spoiler Alert: This item requires you to perform a step not covered in the lab.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 9

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 3 :Introduction to vSphere Storage : Creating and Configuring vSphere Datastores

Question 9

New hosts have been provisioned to the environment and existing storage needs to be accessed from the new servers.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session authentication

New NFS datastore name: ds-site-a-nfs02
NFS server: 10.10.20.60
NFS Folder: /mnt/NDS02

New iSCSI datastore name: ds-iscsi02
iSCSI Server: 10.10.20.60
LUN ID: 12

New Host: esx-03a.corp.local
New Host credentials: root / VMware1!

1) Add host esx-03a.corp.local to Cluster Site A.

2) Make sure esx-03a.corp.local does not have an eval license.

3) Ensure all hosts in Cluster Site A can access the NFS storage.

4) Ensure all hosts in Cluster Site A can access the iSCSI storage.
Note: The datastore will be shared with a vSphere 5.5 cluster at a later date.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 8

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 2 : Understanding Single Sign On

Question 8

The administration team has requested a new user with specific permissions.

They would also like to use their AD accounts to manage a specific host.

Requirements:

Credentials: administrator@vsphere.local / VMware1!

New User credentials: holadmin@vsphere.local / VMware1!
New User name: HOL Admin
New Group: HOL Group

Administation host: esx-01a.corp.local
AD domain: corp.local
AD credentials: administrator / VMware1!

1) Ensure any member of the new group can manage virtual machines disks and browse host datastores but not manage host or cluster settings.
Note: No objects other than a user and a group should be created.

2) Ensure the rights are propagated down the object hierarchy.

3) Ensure AD objects can be granted permissions directly on esx-01a.corp.local.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 7

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 2 : User Access and Authentication Roles

Question 7

The administration team has requested two new groups of permissions.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

Role: HOL Admin Role
Rights: No network or storage rights

Role: HOL Dev Role
Rights: Full rights

Create the roles as specified.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 6

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 2 : Introduction to vSphere Networking and Security : Adding and Configuring a vSphere Distributed Switch

Question 6

The network team has completed deployment of new networking hardware and two production hosts need to be added.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

Host: esx-01a.corp.local
Physical NIC: vmnic3

Host: esx-02a.corp.local
Physical NIC: vmnic2

Additional Port Group: WebVMTrafic

1) Ensure both hosts can access the new network and that all requirements are met.
2) Ensure host esx-01a.corp.local will be able to access NFS shares on the new network.
3) Use the defaults or automatically set any options needed for esx-01a.corp.local.
4) Ensure vCenter alerts are received if there is an 802.1Q or 802.3ad configuration mismatch with the physical switches.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 5

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 2 : Introduction to vSphere Networking and Security : Configuring vSphere Standard Switch

Question 5

The network team has deployed new networking hardware for a test environment that will be completely separate from the rest of the environment.  Only one host and one nic are connected  in the environment.  The network team wants to make sure sure all configuration stays on that host.

All other defaults should be used.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

Host: esx-02a.corp.local
Physical NIC: vmnic3

Ensure the requirement have been met.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 4

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 1 : Introduction to Management With vCenter : Configure Shares and Resources

Question 4

An application owner has requested additional resources for their server during peak times.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

Application server: w12-core

Ensure the application server has twice the resources available to it compared to other virtual machines during peak times.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 3

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 1 : Introduction to Management With vCenter : Monitoring Events and Creating Alarms

Question 3

The Development team has requested changes to support their performance testing.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

Host: esxi-01a-corp.local
Resource Pool: Resources

1) If a host has only 20% of CPU remaining, do not allow any additional virtual machines to power on to that host.
2) If a 1-vCPU virtual machine is waiting to be scheduled for more than 1.3% of the time then migrate the virtual machine to the Resources pool on esxi-01a-corp.local.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 2

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 1 : Introduction to Management With vCenter : vSphere 6 Fault Tolerance Provides Continuous Availability

Question 2

Edit an existing cluster to meet availability and performance requirements.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

Cluster name: Cluster Site A

1) Enable Admission Control but ensure virtual machines can be powered on without receiving warning messages.
2) Virtual machines should be restarted if their host, VMware tools or supported applications crash.
3) Ensure the cluster always dynamically chooses which datastores to monitor virtual machines.
4) Ensure host performance will be monitored and balanced automatically.

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VCAP6-DCV Deploy Sample Question 1

Sample Question Intro
HOL: HOL-1810-01-SDC – Virtualization 101: Introduction to vSphere
Prerequisites: None
Lab: Module 1 : Introduction to Management With vCenter : Cloning Virtual Machines and Using Templates

Question 1

The help desk team has requested the ability to list all virtual machines that do not have VMware tools installed and to list all web server that are flagged with a specific indicator.

Requirements:

Credentials: Use Windows session Authentication

New object name: VMware Tools Not Installed

Web server virtual machine: web-serv01
Web server indicator: Web Server version 2

1) Create a report to list all virtual machines that do not have VMware tools installed.
2) Ensure if VMware tools are uninstalled from a VM, that VM will be appear in the report with no other changes.
3) Ensure a list of all virtual machines that are indicated as webservers are available on demand.

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