IBM IM Information Server Technical Sales Mastery
Questions, Answers, Braindumps (000-M21)
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What term below describes the practice of breaking
data into multiple sets and doing operations on each
QualityStage is primarily used for name and address
cleansing and standardization. However, its freeform
analysis capabilities can be extended and used with
any type of freeform text. What is another major example
of freeform text that often needs standardization
and de-duplication for Master Data Management initiatives?
A. Clothing sizes
B. Part names and inventory descriptions
C. Financial figures
D. RFID tag values
What is the best definition for the Business Glossary
component of Information Server?
A. Business Glossary is a template for dictionary
B. Business Glossary establishes a vocabulary of business
terms to enhance communication between technical and
C. Business Glossary manages rules about who has access
to meta data
D. Business Glossary enables export of meta data to
wiki's and blogs
Does WebSphere Information Services Director (WISD)
provide built-in load balancing and failover for Service
A. No. This functionality is provided exclusively
by the Application Server
B. Yes, but only for incoming SOAP requests
C. Yes. WISD dispatches incoming requests to (if configured)
multiple Information Providers, thus supporting load
balancing and failover if one of the Information Providers
D. No. This is not a requirement for SOA applications
How does the practice of dynamic repartitioning allows
a DataStage process to run faster?
A. It increases memory access times.
B. It reduces I/O bottlenecks.
C. It can use more CPU's.
D. It separates rows more quickly.
What statement below best describes DataStage's connectivity
A. Flat files and ODBC only
B. Ubiquitous connectivity to any sources and targets,
including all relational databases via their native
APIs, flat files, XML, and more
C. Networked sources
D. Targets that fully support parallelism
What types of file structures can QualityStage read
from and write to?
A. Flat files
B. Anything that DataStage can get to
C. XML documents
D. DB2 and Oracle
Event Publisher provides real-time, brickle feed Changed
Data Capture from distributed DB2 and mainframe sources.
When should you position Event Publisher?
A. There are no transformation requirements because
the source and target schemas are identical.
B. When you are moving data from one XML document
C. The target schema is very different than the source
and DataStage will be used to transform and adjust
the data for application to the target.
D. Large scale batch data movement is your goal
What statement below best describes what Federation
A. An XML schema for all types of data
B. A Single relational view of all types of data
C. A parallel framework for asynchronous messaging
D. A universal meta data solution