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Chapter 5 Review Questions

Guide to Operating Systems 4th Edition
Michael Walters
Michael Palmer

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PLAY

Your manager is very interested in having a new version of an operating system and wants you to install a beta version to use on a server so that your company can be one of the first to take advantage of the new features. What is your advice?
a. Beta versions are often sold at a lower cost which will be savings to the company.
c. Operating system vendors often provide extensive onsite help to users of beta systems in a production environment.
Windows Vista can be backed up prior to an upgrade by using which of the following?
Install and backup tool
A virtual server can run multiple___each with the same or different operating systems.
Virtual Machines
You are consulting for a small business consisting of 8 tax preparers. The business wants to purchase a Windows Server 2008 R2 server that will primarily serve as a file server for storing and retrieving a few hundred clients tax returns. Which edition will work?
Windows server 2008 R2 DataCenter
Which of the following should you do prior to creating a backup?
(all)
a. Be sure you have the software needed to perform a restore on an old and new operating system.
b. Set up to take a full backup
c. Close active windows and programs
d. Unmount the disk being backup
You are in a committee meeting in which the members are debating Whether the Windows Vista computers in a lab can be upgraded to Windows 7. What is your recommendation?
Obtain upgrade advisor from Microsoft to run on the computers
Mac OS X Snow Leopard Server has which of the following applications?
(all)
a. Radius Server
b. Podcast Server
c. Spotlight Server
d. Mobile Access Server
Windows server 2003 R2 _______release of the server operating system
Interim release
You have installed Fedora 13 on your hard drive and use this as your main operating system. now you have discovered there is a security hole in the operating system. how can you obtain a patch to block the security hole?
Use the software updates option in the GNOME desktop.
When you install an operating system on a computer with a hard drive that has been formatted and does not contain a previous operating system, this is called a____installation
Clean
Press the ______key to enable you to boot a Macintosh computer from an installation DVD.
"C"/option key
Choosing the customize button during a MAC OS X Snow leopard INSTALLATION ALLOWS YOU TO___
Choose various operating systems components you want to install.
Which of the following are possible ways to install Windows server 2008?
b. Using an unattended installation
c. Into a virtual machine
d. Through Windows Deployment Services
You have a Windows Server 2008 server with a 2Ghz, 32 bit processor and a 4Gb of memory, you plan to upgrade, the setup program stops with a message that it cannot continue. Which might be a problem?
There is not enough memory for the upgrade.
Mac OS X Leopard can run on which of the following processors?
PowerPC G5
Intel
Each operating system upgrade is somewhat unique, but there are some general steps you should conduct with every upgrade.
(all)
a. Backup all data and applications before starting the upgrade
b. Completely remove the old operating system before starting the upgrade
c. Test the upgrade on a non-production computer
d. Don’t upgrade as soon as the new operating system is released, wait a few months.
Which of the following Windows 7 editions can you upgrade to from Windows 7 Home premium?
a. Ultimate edition
b. ProfessIonal Edition
Linux operating systems are available in which of the following types of distribution?
b. Free open source
c. commercial
A virtual server can run multiple ____________, each with the same or different Operating Systems
virtual machines
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Chapter 5 Review Questions

Guide to Operating Systems 4th Edition
Michael Walters
Michael Palmer

STUDY

PLAY

Your manager is very interested in having a new version of an operating system and wants you to install a beta version to use on a server so that your company can be one of the first to take advantage of the new features. What is your advice?
a. Beta versions are often sold at a lower cost which will be savings to the company.
c. Operating system vendors often provide extensive onsite help to users of beta systems in a production environment.
Windows Vista can be backed up prior to an upgrade by using which of the following?
Install and backup tool
A virtual server can run multiple___each with the same or different operating systems.
Virtual Machines
You are consulting for a small business consisting of 8 tax preparers. The business wants to purchase a Windows Server 2008 R2 server that will primarily serve as a file server for storing and retrieving a few hundred clients tax returns. Which edition will work?
Windows server 2008 R2 DataCenter
Which of the following should you do prior to creating a backup?
(all)
a. Be sure you have the software needed to perform a restore on an old and new operating system.
b. Set up to take a full backup
c. Close active windows and programs
d. Unmount the disk being backup
You are in a committee meeting in which the members are debating Whether the Windows Vista computers in a lab can be upgraded to Windows 7. What is your recommendation?
Obtain upgrade advisor from Microsoft to run on the computers
Mac OS X Snow Leopard Server has which of the following applications?
(all)
a. Radius Server
b. Podcast Server
c. Spotlight Server
d. Mobile Access Server
Windows server 2003 R2 _______release of the server operating system
Interim release
You have installed Fedora 13 on your hard drive and use this as your main operating system. now you have discovered there is a security hole in the operating system. how can you obtain a patch to block the security hole?
Use the software updates option in the GNOME desktop.
When you install an operating system on a computer with a hard drive that has been formatted and does not contain a previous operating system, this is called a____installation
Clean
Press the ______key to enable you to boot a Macintosh computer from an installation DVD.
"C"/option key
Choosing the customize button during a MAC OS X Snow leopard INSTALLATION ALLOWS YOU TO___
Choose various operating systems components you want to install.
Which of the following are possible ways to install Windows server 2008?
b. Using an unattended installation
c. Into a virtual machine
d. Through Windows Deployment Services
You have a Windows Server 2008 server with a 2Ghz, 32 bit processor and a 4Gb of memory, you plan to upgrade, the setup program stops with a message that it cannot continue. Which might be a problem?
There is not enough memory for the upgrade.
Mac OS X Leopard can run on which of the following processors?
PowerPC G5
Intel
Each operating system upgrade is somewhat unique, but there are some general steps you should conduct with every upgrade.
(all)
a. Backup all data and applications before starting the upgrade
b. Completely remove the old operating system before starting the upgrade
c. Test the upgrade on a non-production computer
d. Don’t upgrade as soon as the new operating system is released, wait a few months.
Which of the following Windows 7 editions can you upgrade to from Windows 7 Home premium?
a. Ultimate edition
b. ProfessIonal Edition
Linux operating systems are available in which of the following types of distribution?
b. Free open source
c. commercial
A virtual server can run multiple ____________, each with the same or different Operating Systems
virtual machines
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