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Cloud Computing Quiz

Description: Cloud Computing Quiz
Number of Questions: 9
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Tags: cloud-computing

What feature does not belong in a private cloud?

  1. Metered billing

  2. Self-service portal

  3. Dial-home support

  4. Rapid elasticity

Answer: 3

Amazon Web Services is which type of cloud computing distribution model?

  1. Software as a Service

  2. Platform as a Service

  3. Infrastructure as a Service

  4. None of the above

Answer: 3

What is the name of the Rackspace cloud service?

  1. Cloud On-Demand

  2. Cloud Servers

  3. EC2

  4. None of the above

Answer: 2

Which Amazon cloud product recently experienced a massive outage?

  1. SimpleDB

  2. EBS

  3. S3

  4. CloudFront

Answer: 2

Which company recently shut the doors on its cloud storage service?

  1. Hitachi Data Systems

  2. Savvis

  3. Symantec

  4. Iron Mountain

Answer: 4

What is Cloud Foundry?

  1. A factory that produces cloud components

  2. VMware-led closed source PaaS

  3. An industry wide PaaS initiative

  4. VMware-led open source PaaS

Answer: 4

What is the name of the organization helping to foster security standards for cloud computing?

  1. Cloud Security Standards Working

  2. Cloud Security WatchDog

  3. Cloud Security Alliance

  4. Security in the Cloud Alliance

Answer: 3

Which of these services is not Platform as a Service?


  2. Microsoft Azure

  3. Amazon EC2

  4. Joyent

Answer: 3

Which of the following isn't an advantage of cloud?

  1. Easier to maintain a cloud network

  2. No worries about running out of storage

  3. Immediate access to computing resources

  4. Paying only for what you use

Answer: 1
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