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IBM Certified for On Demand
Business – Solution Design v2
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An insurance company has automated the process of
providing agents with inline viewing and editing of
insurance policies. The CIO knows that automating
the manual process is not enough, and she must ensure
that agent applications are reliable and available.
With a small IT staff and a limited budget it is evident
that automating the IT infrastructure may not be enough
to ensure the reliability of the application and ultimately
ensure customer loyalty. If the systems were not available
to the agents, it could create significant issues
with Abc .com base. When the Solution Designer documents
the work flow process, which of the following must
A. How to provide dynamic, real-time pricing for agents
B. How Human Resources applications can be integrated
with the policy access/edit application
C. How access for the agents via the web can occur
using a web browser
D. How the IT infrastructure will quickly recover
from external disruptions
A solution designer was recently assigned to design
a business integration solution for Abc .com in the
retail business. They want to exchange information
with their preferred financial institution , allowing
them to communicate with the bank every time a new
customer applies for credit. The designer already
has an idea of a possible architecture but still need
to clarify some business issues. Which of the following
QNOs should be asked of Abc .com in order to identify
business policies and rules that are critical to this
A. Does the network include firewalls that should
be modified to allow MQ messaging traffic?
B. How many different requests or other types of messages
need to flow from one application to the other application?
C. What is the required turnaround time for a credit
D. How are your data sources authenticated?
Which of the following poses the greatest risk in
determining the long-term strategies for Abc .com?
A. Long-term strategies not propagated to all employees
of the client
B. Software distribution plans not anticipated on
C. Long-term strategies not containing information
technology growth plan
D. Primary client contact not aware of key long-term
An On Demand Solution Designer is beginning a project
at a large retailer. In the Designer's first meeting
with the client the CIO indicates that their main
need is for an inventory control system. What should
the Solution Designer's next step be?
A. Validate the CIO's opinion with the IT managers
who would be responsible for managing the inventory
B. Develop a proposal for the development and delivery
of an inventory control system.
C. Begin interviewing line of business managers to
determine their current pain points and the business
needs that may be driving the CIO's desire for an
inventory control system.
D. Initiate business modeling to graphically depict
and simulate the current inventory control processes.
To increase the efficiency of the sales force, a company
decided to ask an On Demand Solution Designer to review
their sales organization and make recommendation.
The Designer found the major concern expressed by
the client is the delay in getting answers to their
salesforce. One of the main reasons for the delay
is that the sales representatives spend a substantial
amount of time trying to locate and engage the subject
matter experts in discussions. Which of the following
is a major architectural requirement for addressing
A. Providing collaboration capacity within the company
B. Providing information integration capability within
C. Providing data integration capability within the
D. Providing business transformation capability within
E. Providing application integration within the company
A Solution Designer is working with a financial institution
to determine their security requirements. Which of
the following security features will have implication
on recovery from incidents, should they occur?
A. Audit trails and logs
B. Digital certificates
C. Single sign-on
D. Digital signatures
Abc .com has a number of requirements to respond to
the competitive marketplace but has only a limited
short-term budget. The Solution designer however,
recommends that the requirements be defined even though
the budget is limited. Which of the following is the
best reason for this recommendation?
A. The Solution Designer wants to document all the
requirements for completeness
B. The Solution designer wants to purpose an On Demand
design using an approach to address all the requirements
as well as the current infrastructure and integration
C. The Solution Designer wants to propose a design
implemented in phases, where each subsequent phase
reinvests benefits from the previous phase.
D. The Solution Designer feels that documenting all
the requirements shows commitment to address the problems.
An online auction company's increasing popularity
has brought it financial success and significant growth.
The CEO is skeptical about whether the company's infrastructure
will be able to withstand additional changes. The
CEO's immediate concern is effectively servicing an
ever increasing number of auction item sellers and
bidders, and improved collaboration with the company's
partners and suppliers. Due to a large volume of business
conducted via its website, the company has experienced
some recent capacity issues that have affected response
time. There have also been multiple server outages
that seriously impacted customer satisfaction and
resulted in lost company revenues. The CEO's business
goals include ensuring the freatest customer experience
by improving response times and by guaranteeing a
99% uptime rate. In addition, the CEO wants the company
to be adaptable to current and future competitive
threats. The CEO also sees the company entering into
new, non-traditional acution markets such as travel,
vocation packages, resorts, and time shares. Which
of the following customer goals would benefit from
an ON Demand Business solution?
A. Ensuring scalability of the infrastructure
B. Ensuring security of the website
C. Ensuring user friendliness of Abc .com interface
D. Ensuring security of the infrastructure
In addition to the network infrastructure and hardware,
which THREE of the following components need to be
identified while documenting the infrastructure?
A. Business processes
B. Audit procedures
C. Line of business applications
E. Web Services
A multi-national company wants to implement the most
cost-effective business continuity solutions in case
of a disaster. Which of the following approaches should
the solution designer recommend in this scenario?
A. Streamline business processes, engaging an outgoing
an outside firm to take over some or all operations
B. Develop multiple business survival strategies and
failover-only processes that are critical for the
C. At least once a year conduct a mock disaster, walking
through the plan and being sure it is still valid.
D. Establish a remote, redundant site for all operations.
A manufacturer of computer chips has been experiencing
high growth. The current process requires components
from multiple suppliers. When new orders are placed,
it is difficult to ascertain whether all the parts
are available. Multiple phone calls between various
locations and suppliers occur to determine part availability.
The growth is pushing the organization to respond
in four hours or less. The current systems do not
support this turnaround time. Which of the following
should the solution designer recommend to move Abc
.com towards a long-term solution?
A. Recommend a DB2 Express database to compile the
parts inventory from the various suppliers.
B. Recommend Abc .com require that suppliers submit
current inventory electronically to Abc .com's supply
chain management software pacage.
C. Recommend a supply chain management software package
to help with parts inventory
D. Recommend Abc .com model the business process with
key monitors to ensure optimization.
Abc .com decided to simplify its IT infrastructure
by aggregating pools of resources and enabling access
to consolidated, logical view of its heterogeneous
distributed environment. Based on these customer requirements,
which of the following is the best recommendation
for a solution designer to make?
A. Use Enterprise workload Manager to optimize utilization
and pool resources across a heterogeneous environment.
B. Use Tivoli Provisioning Manager to monitor systems
to allow establishment of business SLAs and automate
detection and remediation of violations.
C. Use Tivoli storage resource manager to reduce the
time and cost to re-purpose IT resources to meet business
D. Use Tivoli Business service management to map the
IT resources used by various business processes of
an end-to-end Solution.
A large toy company is having critical productivity
problems due to misunderstood business requirements.
There are several applications that were developed
to accomplish a solution to a specific business problem.
They are considering a new solution. Process analysts
have mapped all business process, business objects,
business data, and business services. The solution
designer must work the IT department to map and translate
this view into an IT view. Considering this scenario,
which of the following approaches would best address
A. Platform independent model
B. Business process re-engineering
C. Platform specific model
D. Model Driven Architecture
Abc .com is looking for a solution supporting event-based
* message exchange with open standards for service
* loose coupling between requesters and providers
* taking care of mismatches between compatible requesters
Which of the following on demand operating environment
elements would be the most appropriate to meet Abc
A. Application services
B. Enterprise service bus
C. Model driven architecture
D. Unified modeling language