Flashcards in Architecture Deck (13)
Types of cloud architecture include:
Advantage(s) of Private Cloud are:
a) Complete control of Infrastructure
b) Benefits of Public Cloud
c) Better security and privacy
Disadvantage(s) of Private Cloud are:
Advantage(s) of Public Cloud are:
a) No CapEx
b) Low monthly fees
Disadvantage(s) of Public Cloud are:
a) No control over features and versions
b) No physical access
Advantage(s) of Hybrid Cloud are:
a) Avoid disruptions and outages
b) Adhere to regulation, governance, etc.
c) Span both Public and Private Cloud
d) Reduced CapEx
Disadvantage(s) of Hybrid Cloud are:
a) Complex Infrastructure
What is a Region?
a region is a set of datacenters deployed within a latency-defined perimeter and connected through a dediated reqgional low-latency network.
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two or more data centers not too far from each other connected by fiber.
What is a Paired Region?
another region designated as a failover for a particualr region
Describe an Availability Zone?
a) a physical location within a region
b) has its own power, cooling and networking
c) each region has a minimum of three zones
Describe the characteristics of a Resource Group
a) each resource can exist in only one resource group
b) you can add or remove resources to any resource group at any time
c) a resource can be moved from one resource group to another
d) resources from multiple regions can be in a single resource group.
e) users with access to a resource group can have access to any resource in that group
f) resources can interact with other resources in other resource groups
g) a resource has a location for its meta data
Benefits associated with the Azure Resource Manager (ARM)
a) Group Resource Handling
b) Consistency of state
c) Dependency definition
d) Access Control unity
e) Resource tagging
f) Billing unity