Exam Prep Questions
What is the most important aspect of disaster recovery?
A. A complete damage assessment B. Control of critical assets C. Restoration of business functions D. Protection of individual life
Which of the following groups is responsible for project initiation?
A. Functional business units B. Senior management C. BCP team members D. Middle management
Which team is focused on the responsibilities needed to get an alternate site up and running?
A. Salvage team B. BCP management team C. IT management D. Recovery team
Which of the following is not considered an advantage of a mutual aid agreement?
A. Low cost B. Enforcement C. Documentation D. Testing
Which of the following uses batch processing?
A. Remote journaling B. Hierarchical storage management C. Electronic vaulting D. Static management
Which of the following carries the most risk?
A. Full interruption B. Parallel C. Walkthrough D. Checklist
Which of the following is the best definition of a software escrow agreement?
A. Provides the vendor with additional assurances that the software will be used per licensing agreements B. Specifies how much a vendor can charge for updates C. Gives the company access to the source code under certain conditions D. Provides the vendor access to the organization's code if there are questions of compatibility
Which of the following will a business impact analysis not provide?
A. Determining the maximum outage time before the company is permanently crippled B. Detailing how training and awareness will be performed and how the plan will be updated C. Establishing the need for BCP D. Selecting recovery strategies
Bob had a server crash on Thursday morning. Bob performed a backup in which he used the complete backup from Sunday and several other tapes from Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. Which tape-backup method was used?
A. Full restore B. Structured restore C. Differential restore D. Incremental restore
Which of the following tape-rotation schemes involves using five sets of tapes, with each set labeled A through E?
A. Tower of Hanoi B. Son-father-grandfather C. Complex D. Grandfather-father-son
If the recovery point objective (RPO) is low, which of the following techniques would be the most appropriate solutions?
A. Clustering B. Database shadowing C. Remote journaling D. Tape backup
You have been assigned to the BCP team responsible for backup options and offsite storage. Your company is considering the purchase of software from a small startup operation that has a proven record for unique software solutions. To mitigate the potential for loss, which of the following should you recommend?
A. Clustering B. Software escrow C. Insurance D. Continuous backup