Multiple Choice Questions and Answers
Question 1 : Which of these techniques is vital for creating cloud computing centers?
Answer : (a) Virtualization
Question 2 : Which of the following cloud concept is related to pooling and sharing of resources?
(d) None of the mentioned
Answer : (c) Virtualization
Question 3 : Which of the architectural layer is used as front end in cloud computing?
(d) All of the mentioned
Answer : (c) Client
Question 4 : Tick the correct statement
(a) Cloud architecture can couple software running on virtualized hardware in multiple locations to provide an on-demand service.
(b) Cloud computing relies on a set of protocols needed to manage inter process communications.
(c) Platforms are used to create more complex software.
(d) All of the above.
Answer : (d) All of the above.
Question 5 : What are the two traits of cloud computing architecture?
(a) Singe tiered
(b) Not scalable
(c) On-demand access to resources
(d) Internet/intranet accessible server
(e) Client and server run in the same physical environment
Answer : (c) On-demand access to resources & (d) Internet/intranet accessible server
Question 6 : What is a common design element often found in cloud architectures?
(a) Single tiered
(b) Terminal emulators
(c) Synchronous web services
(d) Asynchronous web services
Answer : (d) Asynchronous web services
Question 7 : What is a common trait of cloud architectures?
(a) It dictates monolithic application designs.
(b) It must use publicly accessible computing resources
(c) A fixed set of computing resources is pre-allocated to each application
(d) While in operation the application automatically scales up or down based on resource needs.
Answer : (d) While in operation the application automatically scales up or down based on resource needs.
Fill in the Blanks
Question 1 : Four phases within the Cloud Computing Life Cycle (CCLC) are Architect, Engage, ………….. and Refresh.
Answer : operate
Question 2 : The NIST cloud computing reference architecture defines five major actors : Cloud Consumer, …………………… , Cloud Carrier, Cloud Auditor and Cloud Broker.
Answer : Cloud Provider
Question 3 : The intermediary that provides connectivity and transference of cloud services between Cloud Providers and Cloud Consumers is called ………………. .
Answer : cloud carrier
Question 4 : A commitment between a cloud service provider and a client is known as ………………… .
Answer : Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
Question 5 : Mobile cloud computing (MCC) is the incorporation of cloud computing into ………………….. the applications.
Answer : mobile device