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Introduction

Introduction

This is the EXIN Cloud Computing Foundation (CLOUDF.EN) sample exam. The Rules and Regulations for EXIN’s examinations apply to this exam.

This exam consists of 40 multiple-choice questions. Each multiple-choice question has a number of possible answers, of which only one is correct.

The maximum number of points that can be obtained for this exam is 40. Each correct answer is worth 1 point. You need 26 points or more to pass the exam.

The time allowed for this exam is 60 minutes.

Good luck!





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1  of 40
A customer wants to:

- run application software
- store related data in central computer systems
- provide customers or other users access to them through the Internet

What would help do this?

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2  of 40
A cloud infrastructure delivers services to a specific group of organizations and individuals that share a common goal.

Which cloud deployment model is this?

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3  of 40
What is a key characteristic of PaaS?

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4  of 40
Which protocol forms the basis of the Internet and, therefore, of cloud computing?

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5  of 40
What is the main role that a network plays in cloud computing?

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6  of 40
What does virtualization achieve?

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7  of 40
Application service providers (ASPs) offered an application over a network. The application was not owned by the business.

What is this an early example of?

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8  of 40
What is an example of a single-purpose environment?

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9  of 40
What is not a key characteristic of a multi-purpose architecture?

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10  of 40
What does the abbreviation SOA stand for?

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11  of 40
What is an environment-related benefit of cloud computing?

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12  of 40
What is not a limitation of cloud computing?

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13  of 40
Flexibility can be considered both a benefit and a concern of cloud computing.

Which aspect is a concern?

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14  of 40
What ensures the interoperability of cloud computing?

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15  of 40
What are the hardware components of a local cloud environment?

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16  of 40
What is one of the key building blocks for a VPN?

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17  of 40
Which measure contributes most to data protection in cloud environments?

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18  of 40
Which international standard contains IT service management principles?

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19  of 40
How does using standards benefit cloud computing?

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20  of 40
Service level requirements (SLRs) for public clouds are highly standardized.

Why are they highly standardized?

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21  of 40
Which process is not a part of service level management?

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22  of 40
What is required for accessing any cloud application?

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23  of 40
To which Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model layer do HTTP and HTTPS relate?

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24  of 40
What is a thin client?

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25  of 40
What is not a possible benefit of using mobile applications (apps)?

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26  of 40
An IT company that creates their own software switches to a PaaS solution.

What benefit does this have for the company?

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27  of 40
A service provider has taken over a large part of a customer’s IT systems and service management.

How can the service provider best show their customer that they can and will deliver most of the value chain?

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28  of 40
An organization wishes to become a cloud service provider.

Which question must the organization ask themselves before becoming a cloud service provider?

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29  of 40
Data is compromised due to unauthorized access to the data.

Which threat is this?

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30  of 40
A business implements two-factor authentication and monitoring of user behavior.

Which risk will these measures help mitigate most directly?

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31  of 40
A business frequently deals with data breaches due to insider threats.

Which risk-mitigating measure is most effective for this business?

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32  of 40
What does federated identity management do?

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33  of 40
Presence and location determine the available services and capabilities.

Which characteristic of identity management is this?

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34  of 40
The European Parliament and the Council of the European Union have drafted this legislation for data protection which came into effect in 2018.

Which legislation is meant?

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35  of 40
Free cloud applications may use personal data to provide personalized advertisements.

What should the user be concerned about?

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36  of 40
A business starts using cloud computing solutions. They recalculate their capital expenditure (CAPEX) and operational expenditure (OPEX).

What is the most likely result of this re-calculation?

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37  of 40
Which benefit would a start-up company have from moving to cloud computing?

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38  of 40
Why is a short time to market a benefit of cloud computing?

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39  of 40
A business is researching cloud service providers. They are concerned about cloud security.

Which question addresses this?

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40  of 40
A business has chosen a SaaS solution. They need to monitor the cloud service provider's financial performance.

What helps a business monitor financial performance?