Module 3 Lesson 1: Overview of ESX/ESXi - VMware vSphere 4.1 Study Flash Cards

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  1. ESX and ESXi are what type of hypervisors?
    ESX and ESXi are bare-metal hypervisors.
  2. What resources do ESX and ESXi abstract into multiple virtual machines?
    CPU, memory, storage and networking.
  3. ESXi has a small disk footprint of less than how many MB for added security and reliablity?
    70 MB
  4. ESXi is available in what two forms?
    ESXi Embedded and ESXi Installable.
  5. ESX has what built-in management component that ESXi does not have.
    built-in Service Console management component.
  6. Moving ESXi Embedded USB keys from one server/host to another is supported. True or False
    False
  7. What is the ESX/ESXi hypervisor called?
    VMkernel
  8. The VMkernel receives requests from virtual machines for resources from the ?BLANK? and presents the requests to the physical hardware.
    virtual machine monitor (VMM).
  9. There are serveral interfaces/clients an ESX/ESXi host can be accessed through. Name four.
    • 1. VMware vSphere Client - directly or via a VMware vCenter Server.
    • 2. vCLI
    • 3. vSphere API/SDK
    • 4. Common Information Model (CIM).
  10. ESX and ESXi is supported on what processors?
    Intel Xeon and above or AMD Opteron 64 bit processors.
  11. Host with 32-bit-only processors are not supported. True or False?
    True
  12. ESX/ESXi offers support for only 64-bit guest operating systems. True or False
    False, both 32 and 64 bit guest operating systems.
  13. An ESX host has a service console that allows you to manage the host from the command prompt. True or False?
    True

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