IBM Open Systems Storage Solutions, Version 2
A customer named Abc .com has a dual controller IBM
TotalStorage FAStT200 Storage Server. What is the
maximum number of expansion drawers that can be attached?
A customer named Abc .com requires a tape subsystem
that will be used to frequently back up a 300 GB database
containing critical data. The customer will keep multiple
copies of the data. They would also like to purchase
the most reliable tape solution and minimize the number
of tape cartridges. Which of the following products
should be recommended?
A. IBM 4mm Tape Autoloader
B. IBM 8mm Tape Library
C. IBM DLT Tape Library
D. IBM LTO Tape Library
A customer named Abc .com has two IBM TotalStorage
EnterpriseServers (ESS) using PPRC. During testing,
the customer connects the two units with 30-meter
ESCON cables. The second IMB ESS is later moved 60
kilometers away. In order to continue using PRRC,
what additional components are needed?
A. ESCON over dark fibre cable with repeaters
B. FICON over dark fibre cable with repeaters
C. SSA optical extenders with dark fibres
D. Fibre Channel over IP
A customer named Abc .com's current environment consists
of a mail server running on an IBM @Server node cluster.
When evaluating the expansion of the storage subsystem,
which of the following is the most significant consideration?
A. Record size
B. Logical volume partitioning
C. Data security.
D. Number of users
A customer named Abc .com is running an SAP R/3 application
using Oracle Parallel Server as the database manager
on a IBM @Server pSeries server. The customer would
like two servers to share the same Oracle database.
Which of the following IBM storage products would
NOT be recommended to meet the customer's requirement?
A. IBM TotalStorage NAS 300G
B. IBM TotalStorage EXP Plus (2104)
C. IBM TotalStorage Serial Disk System (7133)
D. IBM TotalStorage Enterprise Storage Server (2105)
A customer named Abc .com has the following:
- a small IBM mainframe
- six Sun servers
- two IBM @Server pSeries servers
- two HP-UX servers
The customer plans to complete migration of mainframe
applications to the pSeries servers within the next
six months. The customer has an immediate requirement
for an additional 2 TB of usable disk space for the
pSeries servers. IBM, HP, Dell and Sun have been invited
to bid on this opportunity. The IBM proposal should
lead with which disk product?
A. IBM TotalStorage Enterprise Storage Server
B. IBM TotalStorage Serial Disk System
C. IBM TotalStorage FAStT Storage Server
D. IBM TotalStorage NAS
A customer named Abc .com mentions that they are evaluating
Advanced Intelligent Tape (AIT) for their mid-range
environment. Which of the following best describes
A. 8mm technology
B. Linear recording technology
C. IBM TotalStorage 3590 compatible tape technology
D. Fibre attach only tape technology