VMware Virtualization Basic Quiz Questions and Answers

Which two formats are supported for exporting a VM to a storage media? (Choose two.)

Answer :
  • OVF
  • OVA

What three steps are necessary to enable Jumbo Frames for use with an iSCSI storage array? (Choose three.)

Answer :
  • Configure the MTU on the physical switch.
  • Configure the MTU on the virtual switch.
  • Configure the MTU on the VMKernel port.

A vSphere administrator is tasked with implementing a production VMware vSAN cluster and has followed the design and sizing guide to correctly size the environment. Which two requirements represent valid VMware recommendations? (Choose two.)

Answer :
  • A disk group must be composed of one cache disk and at least one capacity disk.
  • The cache tier should be sized to no less than 10% of the capacity tier.

Which type of network traffic is used for vSphere High Availability (HA) by default?

Answer :
  • Management network traffic

A vSphere administrator wants to ensure standardization on any new deployments of Windows VMs. In order to accomplish this, the administrator creates a new Windows VM with all of the required settings. What vSphere feature can the administrator leverage to ensure that each new Windows VM receives a unique name and is automatically joined to the domain after creation?

Answer :
  • Guest Operating System Customization

What three types of host bus adapters are supported for connecting to shared storage on an ESXi hosts? (Choose three.)

Answer :
  • Hardware HBA
  • Software iSCSI
  • Software FCoE

What are the two minimum configurations of a disk group in a vSAN host? (Choose two.)

Answer :
  • 1 SSD drive for the caching tier and 1 or more SSDs for the capacity tier
  • 1 SSD drive for the caching tier and 1 or more HDDs for the capacity tier

Which statement describes a vApp?

Answer :
  • It is a container, like a resource pool which can contain one or more virtual machines.

A vSphere Administrator notices that sometimes they receive poor network throughput for multiple port groups that reside on a vSwitch with multiple physical uplinks (vmnics). The configuration on the ESXi host is identical to other hosts that are working properly in the same cluster. What should be done next?

Answer :
  • Restart Management agents in ESXi Using Direct Console User Interface (DCUI).

A vSphere Administrator wants to enable Storage I/O Control. There is a mix of VMFS and NFS datastores. All of the VMFS datastores have hardware acceleration enabled. The Administrator attempts to create a new datastore cluster but is unable to add all of the datastores to the cluster. What is the problem?

Answer :
  • NFS and VMFS datastores cannot be mixed in a datastore cluster.