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ITIL V3 Foundation certification is first step to IT Service Management. It gives us the best practices in entire world based Companies how they generate best results and profits from their businesses and also it gives us an idea how to establish an organization services.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    1. Which of the following is NOT a step in the Continual Service Improvement (CSI) model?

    • A.

      A) What is the vision?

    • B.

      B) Did we get there?

    • C.

      C) Is there budget?

    • D.

      D) Where are we now?

    Correct Answer
    C. C) Is there budget?
    Explanation
    In the Continual Service Improvement (CSI) model, the steps involve assessing the current state (where are we now?), defining the desired future state (what is the vision?), measuring progress (did we get there?), and making necessary adjustments. The step "Is there budget?" does not align with the typical steps in the CSI model, as it focuses more on financial considerations rather than the overall improvement process.

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  • 2. 

    2. What is the RACI model used for?

    • A.

      A) Documenting the roles and relationships of stakeholders in a process or activity

    • B.

      B) Defining requirements for a new service or process

    • C.

      C) Analyzing the business impact of an incident

    • D.

      D) Creating a balanced scorecard showing the overall status of Service Management

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Documenting the roles and relationships of stakeholders in a process or activity
    Explanation
    The RACI model is used for documenting the roles and relationships of stakeholders in a process or activity. It helps to clarify who is responsible, accountable, consulted, and informed for each task or decision in a project. This model ensures that all stakeholders are aware of their responsibilities and helps to prevent confusion or duplication of efforts. It is a useful tool for improving communication and collaboration within a team or organization.

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  • 3. 

    3. What is the main reason for establishing a baseline?

    • A.

      A) To standardize operation

    • B.

      B) For knowing the cost of services provided

    • C.

      C) For roles and responsibility to be clear

    • D.

      D) For later comparison

    Correct Answer
    D. D) For later comparison
    Explanation
    The main reason for establishing a baseline is for later comparison. A baseline serves as a reference point or a starting point against which future measurements or progress can be compared. By establishing a baseline, organizations can track and measure changes, improvements, or deviations from the initial state or performance. This helps in evaluating the effectiveness of strategies, identifying areas of improvement, and making informed decisions based on the comparison between the baseline and current or future measurements.

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  • 4. 

    4. Which of the following is NOT an objective of Service Operation?

    • A.

      A) Through testing, to ensure that services are designed to meet business needs

    • B.

      B) To deliver and support IT services

    • C.

      C) To manage the technology used to deliver services

    • D.

      D) To monitor the performance of technology and processes

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Through testing, to ensure that services are designed to meet business needs
    Explanation
    The objective of Service Operation is not to ensure that services are designed to meet business needs through testing. Service Operation focuses on delivering and supporting IT services, managing the technology used to deliver services, and monitoring the performance of technology and processes. Testing to ensure that services are designed to meet business needs is part of the Service Design phase, not Service Operation.

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  • 5. 

    5. Which of the following statements is CORRECT about patterns of demand generated by the customer’s business?

    • A.

      A) They are driven by patterns of business activity

    • B.

      B) It is impossible to predict how they behave

    • C.

      C) It is impossible to influence demand patterns

    • D.

      D) They are driven by the delivery schedule generated by capacity management

    Correct Answer
    A. A) They are driven by patterns of business activity
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a) They are driven by patterns of business activity. This means that the demand generated by the customer's business is influenced by the patterns of activity within the business. The level of demand will vary based on factors such as seasonal trends, market conditions, and customer behavior. Understanding these patterns is important for businesses to effectively manage their supply chain and meet customer demands.

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  • 6. 

    6. Which of the following is NOT one of the ITIL core publications?

    • A.

      A) Service Optimization

    • B.

      B) Service Transition

    • C.

      C) Service Design

    • D.

      D) Service Strategy

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Service Optimization
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a) Service Optimization. This is because the ITIL core publications consist of Service Strategy, Service Design, Service Transition, Service Operation, and Continual Service Improvement. Service Optimization is not one of the core publications.

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  • 7. 

    7. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? 1. Only one person can be responsible for an activity 2. Only one person can be accountable for an activity

    • A.

      A) All of the above

    • B.

      B) 1 only

    • C.

      C) 2 only

    • D.

      D) None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. C) 2 only
    Explanation
    The correct answer is c) 2 only. This means that only one person can be accountable for an activity. This statement implies that while multiple people can be responsible for an activity, only one person can be held accountable for its outcome or success. Accountability refers to the obligation or willingness to accept responsibility for the results or consequences of one's actions. Therefore, option 2 is the correct statement as it accurately reflects the concept of accountability.

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  • 8. 

    8. Which is the correct sequence of events in the selection of a technology tool?

    • A.

      A) Select Product, Requirements, Selection Criteria, Evaluate Product

    • B.

      B) Selection Criteria, Requirements, Evaluate Product, Select Product

    • C.

      C) Requirements, Selection Criteria, Select Product, Evaluate Product

    • D.

      D) Requirements, Selection Criteria, Evaluate Product, Select Product

    Correct Answer
    D. D) Requirements, Selection Criteria, Evaluate Product, Select Product
    Explanation
    The correct sequence of events in the selection of a technology tool is to first identify the requirements, then establish the selection criteria, evaluate the available products based on the criteria, and finally select the most suitable product for use. This sequence ensures that the tool chosen meets the specific needs and criteria set by the user.

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  • 9. 

    9. Which of the following are the three main types of metrics as defined in Continual Service Improvement (CSI)? 1. Process Metrics 2. Supplier Metrics 3. Service Metrics 4. Technology Metrics 5. Business Metrics

    • A.

      A) 1, 2 and 3

    • B.

      B) 2, 4 and 5

    • C.

      C) 1, 3 and 4

    • D.

      D) 1, 2 and 4

    Correct Answer
    C. C) 1, 3 and 4
    Explanation
    The three main types of metrics as defined in Continual Service Improvement (CSI) are process metrics, service metrics, and technology metrics. Supplier metrics and business metrics are not included in the main types of metrics in CSI. Therefore, the correct answer is c) 1, 3 and 4.

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  • 10. 

    10. The priority of an Incident refers to?

    • A.

      A) The relative importance of the Incident based on impact and urgency

    • B.

      B) The speed with which the Incident needs to be resolved

    • C.

      C) The number of staff that will be assigned to work on the Incident so that it is resolved in time

    • D.

      D) The escalation path that will be followed to ensure resolution of the incident

    Correct Answer
    A. A) The relative importance of the Incident based on impact and urgency
    Explanation
    The priority of an incident refers to the relative importance of the incident based on its impact and urgency. This means that the priority is determined by how much the incident affects the business or service and how quickly it needs to be resolved. The higher the impact and urgency, the higher the priority of the incident. This helps in allocating resources and determining the order in which incidents should be addressed to ensure efficient resolution.

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  • 11. 

    11. The goal of Service Asset and Configuration Management is to?

    • A.

      A) Account for all financial assets of the organization

    • B.

      B) Provide a logical model of the IT infrastructure, correlating IT services and different IT components needed to deliver the services

    • C.

      C) Build service models to justify the ITIL implementations

    • D.

      D) Implement ITIL across the organization

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Provide a logical model of the IT infrastructure, correlating IT services and different IT components needed to deliver the services
    Explanation
    The goal of Service Asset and Configuration Management is to provide a logical model of the IT infrastructure, correlating IT services and different IT components needed to deliver the services. This involves managing and maintaining accurate information about the configuration items (CIs) and their relationships within the IT infrastructure. By doing so, it enables effective planning, monitoring, and control of IT services and helps in making informed decisions regarding changes, incidents, and problems.

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  • 12. 

    12. Which are the missing Service Operation processes from the following? 1. Incident Management 2. Problem Management 3. Access Management 4. ? 5. ?

    • A.

      A) Event management and Request Fulfillment

    • B.

      B) Event Management and Service Desk

    • C.

      C) Facilities Management and Event Management

    • D.

      D) Change Management and Service Level Management

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Event management and Request Fulfillment
    Explanation
    The missing Service Operation processes are Event Management and Request Fulfillment. These processes are essential for managing and resolving events and fulfilling user requests efficiently. Event Management involves monitoring and managing events to prevent incidents and minimize their impact. Request Fulfillment focuses on handling user requests for services, ensuring they are fulfilled in a timely manner. These processes work together to ensure smooth operations and enhance customer satisfaction.

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  • 13. 

    13. Which of the following identifies two Service Portfolio components within the Service Lifecycle?

    • A.

      A) Requirements Portfolio and Service Catalogue

    • B.

      B) Service Knowledge Management System and Service Catalogue

    • C.

      C) Service Knowledge Management System and Requirements Portfolio

    • D.

      D) Requirements Portfolio and Configuration Management System

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Requirements Portfolio and Service Catalogue
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a) Requirements Portfolio and Service Catalogue. The Requirements Portfolio is a component within the Service Portfolio that captures and manages the requirements for new or changed services. The Service Catalogue is also a component within the Service Portfolio that provides a central repository of information about all the services offered by an organization. Both components play a crucial role in the Service Lifecycle by ensuring that the organization's services meet the needs and expectations of its customers.

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  • 14. 

    14. Which of the following areas would technology help to support during the Service Design phase of the Lifecycle? 1. Hardware and Software design 2. Environmental design 3. Process design 4. Data design 

    • A.

      A) 1, 3 and 4 only

    • B.

      B) 1, 2 and 3 only

    • C.

      C) All of the above

    • D.

      D) 2, 3 and 4 only

    Correct Answer
    C. C) All of the above
    Explanation
    Technology can support all of the mentioned areas during the Service Design phase of the Lifecycle. Hardware and software design is essential for developing and implementing the necessary technology infrastructure. Environmental design involves integrating technology solutions into the physical environment. Process design includes designing and optimizing the technology-supported processes. Data design involves designing the structure and storage of data to support the service. Therefore, all of the options 1, 2, 3, and 4 are correct.

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  • 15. 

    15. Business drivers and requirements for a new service should be considered during?

    • A.

      A) Review of the router operating system patches

    • B.

      B) Review of the current capabilities of IT service delivery

    • C.

      C) The Post Implementation Review (PIR) of a change

    • D.

      D) Decommissioning legacy servers

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Review of the current capabilities of IT service delivery
    Explanation
    During the review of the current capabilities of IT service delivery, business drivers and requirements for a new service should be considered. This is because understanding the current capabilities of IT service delivery helps in identifying gaps or areas for improvement, which can then be aligned with the business drivers and requirements for the new service. By considering these factors together, organizations can ensure that the new service meets the needs of the business and aligns with its goals and objectives.

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  • 16. 

    16. The BEST definition of an event is?

    • A.

      A) An occurrence where a performance threshold has been exceeded and an agreed Service Level has already been impacted

    • B.

      B) An occurrence that is significant for the management of the IT infrastructure or delivery of services

    • C.

      C) A known system defect that generates multiple incident reports

    • D.

      D) A planned meeting of customers and IT staff to announce a new service or improvement program

    Correct Answer
    B. B) An occurrence that is significant for the management of the IT infrastructure or delivery of services
    Explanation
    An event is defined as an occurrence that is significant for the management of the IT infrastructure or delivery of services. This means that it is an incident or situation that has the potential to impact the IT infrastructure or the delivery of services. It could be a hardware or software failure, a network outage, or any other event that requires attention and management to ensure the smooth operation of the IT systems and services.

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  • 17. 

    17. What does the Service V model represent?

    • A.

      A) A strategy for the successful completion of all Service Management projects

    • B.

      B) The path to Service Delivery and Service Support for efficient and effective utilization of resources

    • C.

      C) Levels of Configuration and testing required to deliver a Service Capability

    • D.

      D) The business perspective as perceived by the customer and the user of services

    Correct Answer
    B. B) The path to Service Delivery and Service Support for efficient and effective utilization of resources
    Explanation
    The Service V model represents the path to Service Delivery and Service Support for efficient and effective utilization of resources. This means that it outlines the steps and processes involved in delivering and supporting services, ensuring that resources are used efficiently and effectively. The model helps to ensure that services are delivered in a consistent and reliable manner, meeting the needs and expectations of the customers. It provides a framework for managing and improving service delivery and support processes, enabling organizations to achieve their service management goals.

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  • 18. 

    18. Technical Management is NOT responsible for?

    • A.

      A) Maintenance of the technical infrastructure

    • B.

      B) Documenting and maintaining the technical skills required to manage and support the IT infrastructure

    • C.

      C) Defining the Operational Level Agreements for the technical teams

    • D.

      D) Diagnosis of, and recovery from, technical failures

    Correct Answer
    C. C) Defining the Operational Level Agreements for the technical teams
    Explanation
    Technical Management is responsible for maintaining the technical infrastructure, documenting and maintaining technical skills, and diagnosing and recovering from technical failures. However, defining the Operational Level Agreements (OLAs) for the technical teams is typically the responsibility of the Service Level Management or Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management function. OLAs define the agreed-upon targets and responsibilities between different teams within the organization, including the technical teams.

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  • 19. 

    19. The following options are considered within which process? 1. Big bang vs. Phased 2. Push and Pull 3. Automated vs. Manual

    • A.

      A) Incident Management

    • B.

      B) Release and Deployment Management

    • C.

      C) Service Asset and Configuration Management

    • D.

      D) Service Catalogue Management

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Release and Deployment Management
    Explanation
    The options listed (Big bang vs. Phased, Push and Pull, Automated vs. Manual) are all related to the process of Release and Deployment Management. This process involves planning, scheduling, and controlling the movement of releases to the live environment. The options provided suggest different approaches or methods that can be used within this process, such as the approach to implementing changes (big bang vs. phased), the method of delivering changes (push and pull), and the level of automation in the deployment process.

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  • 20. 

    20. Which of the following activities is Service Level Management responsible for?

    • A.

      A) Design the configuration management system from a business perspective

    • B.

      B) Create technology metrics to align with customer needs

    • C.

      C) Create a customer facing service catalogue

    • D.

      D) Train service desk on how to deal with customer complaints about service

    Correct Answer
    C. C) Create a customer facing service catalogue
    Explanation
    Service Level Management is responsible for creating a customer-facing service catalogue. This catalogue provides information to customers about the services offered by the organization, including details about the service levels, pricing, and any additional features or options available. It helps to ensure that customers have a clear understanding of the services they can expect to receive and helps to manage their expectations. Creating a customer-facing service catalogue is an important aspect of Service Level Management as it helps to establish clear communication and transparency between the organization and its customers.

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  • 21. 

    21. When analyzing an outcome for creation of value for customers, what attributes of the service should be considered?

    • A.

      A) Objectives, Metric, Desired outcome

    • B.

      B) Business Objectives, IT objectives, Process metrics

    • C.

      C) Desired outcome, Supplier metrics, IT objectives

    • D.

      D) People, Products, Technology

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Business Objectives, IT objectives, Process metrics
    Explanation
    When analyzing an outcome for creation of value for customers, the attributes of the service that should be considered are the business objectives, IT objectives, and process metrics. Business objectives are important as they define the goals and targets of the organization. IT objectives are crucial as they determine how technology can support and enhance the service. Process metrics are essential for measuring and evaluating the effectiveness and efficiency of the service delivery process. These attributes collectively provide a comprehensive understanding of how the service can create value for customers.

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  • 22. 

    22. Setting policies and objectives is the primary concern of which of the following elements of the Service Lifecycle?

    • A.

      A) Service Strategy

    • B.

      B) Service Strategy and Continual Service Improvement

    • C.

      C) Service Strategy, Service Transition and Service Operation

    • D.

      D) Service Strategy, Service Design, Service Transition, Service Operation and Continual Service Improvement

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Service Strategy
    Explanation
    Setting policies and objectives is the primary concern of the Service Strategy element of the Service Lifecycle. Service Strategy involves defining the overall business goals and objectives, and determining how IT services can support and align with those goals. It includes activities such as understanding customer needs, conducting market research, and developing strategies for service offerings, pricing, and sourcing. By setting policies and objectives, organizations can ensure that their IT services are aligned with business goals and meet the needs of their customers.

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  • 23. 

    23. Which of the following BEST describes the purpose of Event Management?

    • A.

      A) The ability to detect events, make sense of them and determine the appropriate control action

    • B.

      B) The ability to implement monitoring tools

    • C.

      C) The ability to monitor and control the activities of technical staff

    • D.

      D) The ability to report on the successful delivery of services by checking the uptime of infrastructure devices

    Correct Answer
    A. A) The ability to detect events, make sense of them and determine the appropriate control action
    Explanation
    The purpose of Event Management is to detect events, make sense of them, and determine the appropriate control action. This involves identifying and analyzing events, understanding their impact, and taking necessary actions to address them effectively. It is about proactive monitoring, problem detection, and incident management to ensure the smooth operation of systems and services.

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  • 24. 

    24. Consider the following statements: 1. CSI provides guidance on how to improve process efficiency and effectiveness 2. CSI provides guidance on how to improve services 3. CSI provides guidance on the improvement of all phases of the service lifecycle 4. CSI provides guidance on the measurement of processes and services Which of the above statements is CORRECT?

    • A.

      A) 1 and 2 only

    • B.

      B) 2 only

    • C.

      C) 1, 2 and 3 only

    • D.

      D) All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. D) All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "d) All of the above". This means that all of the statements provided are correct. CSI, which stands for Continual Service Improvement, provides guidance on improving process efficiency and effectiveness, improving services, improving all phases of the service lifecycle, and measuring processes and services. Therefore, all of the statements are correct.

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  • 25. 

    25. Which of the following statements are CORRECT about Functions? 1. They provide structure and stability to organizations 2. They are self-contained units with their own capabilities and resources 3. They rely on processes for cross-functional coordination and control 4. They are costlier to implement compared to processes

    • A.

      A) 1, 2 and 3 only

    • B.

      B) 1, 2 and 4 only

    • C.

      C) All of the above

    • D.

      D) None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. A) 1, 2 and 3 only
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a) 1, 2 and 3 only. This means that statements 1, 2, and 3 are correct about Functions. Statement 1 is correct because functions provide structure and stability to organizations. Statement 2 is correct because functions are self-contained units with their own capabilities and resources. Statement 3 is correct because functions rely on processes for cross-functional coordination and control. Statement 4 is not correct because functions are not necessarily costlier to implement compared to processes.

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  • 26. 

    26. If an organization is able to become more proactive in its ITSM processes, what is likely to happen to support costs?

    • A.

      A) They are likely to increase gradually

    • B.

      B) They are likely to increase dramatically

    • C.

      C) They are likely to gradually reduce

    • D.

      D) They are likely to reduce initially and then gradually return to current level

    Correct Answer
    C. C) They are likely to gradually reduce
    Explanation
    If an organization becomes more proactive in its ITSM processes, it is likely that support costs will gradually reduce. This is because being proactive allows the organization to identify and address potential issues before they become major problems, leading to fewer incidents and less need for costly support interventions. By taking preventive measures and implementing efficient ITSM processes, the organization can optimize its resources and reduce the overall cost of supporting its IT infrastructure.

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  • 27. 

    27. Which of the following statements about Supplier Management is INCORRECT?

    • A.

      A) Supplier Management negotiates internal and external agreements to support the delivery of services

    • B.

      B) Supplier Management ensures that suppliers meet business expectations

    • C.

      C) Supplier Management maintains information in a Supplier and Contracts Database

    • D.

      D) Supplier Management should be involved in all stages of the service lifecycle, from Strategy through Design and Transition to Operations and Improvement

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Supplier Management negotiates internal and external agreements to support the delivery of services
    Explanation
    Supplier Management does not negotiate internal agreements. Its main responsibility is to negotiate and manage external agreements with suppliers to ensure that they meet business expectations. Internal agreements are usually negotiated by other processes such as Service Level Management or Service Portfolio Management.

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  • 28. 

    28. Which of the following BEST describes a Local Service Desk structure?

    • A.

      A) A Service Desk that also provides onsite technical support to its users

    • B.

      B) A Service Desk where analysts only speak one language

    • C.

      C) A Service Desk that is situated in the same location as the users it serves

    • D.

      D) A Service Desk that could be in any physical location but uses telecommunications and IT systems to make it appear that they are in the same location

    Correct Answer
    C. C) A Service Desk that is situated in the same location as the users it serves
    Explanation
    A local service desk structure refers to a service desk that is physically located in the same place as the users it supports. This means that the service desk is in close proximity to the users, allowing for easier communication and quicker response times. It also implies that the service desk staff have a good understanding of the local environment and can provide onsite support when needed.

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  • 29. 

    29. What is the role of the Emergency Change Advisory Board (ECAB)?

    • A.

      A) To assist the Change Manager in ensuring that no urgent changes are made during particularly volatile business periods

    • B.

      B) To assist the Change Manager in implementing emergency changes

    • C.

      C) To assist the Change Manager in evaluating emergency changes and to decide whether the change should be approved

    • D.

      D) To assist the Change Manager in speeding up the emergency change process so that no unacceptable delays occur.

    Correct Answer
    C. C) To assist the Change Manager in evaluating emergency changes and to decide whether the change should be approved
    Explanation
    The role of the Emergency Change Advisory Board (ECAB) is to assist the Change Manager in evaluating emergency changes and deciding whether the change should be approved. This means that the ECAB reviews the emergency changes, assesses their impact and potential risks, and makes a decision on whether they should be implemented or not. The ECAB plays a crucial role in ensuring that emergency changes are carefully evaluated and approved to minimize any negative impacts on the business.

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  • 30. 

    30. Which of the following is a good use of a baseline?

    • A.

      A) The desired end state of a project

    • B.

      B) A marker or starting point for later comparison

    • C.

      C) The current desktop models in use

    • D.

      D) The type of testing to be done for a release

    Correct Answer
    B. B) A marker or starting point for later comparison
    Explanation
    A baseline is a reference point or starting point that is used for later comparison. It helps in measuring progress or changes made over time. By establishing a baseline, one can easily compare the current state with the initial state or any other point of reference. This comparison allows for better analysis, evaluation, and decision-making. Therefore, option b) "A marker or starting point for later comparison" is a good use of a baseline.

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  • 31. 

    31. The main objective of Availability Management is?

    • A.

      A) The managers of the Technical and Applications Management functions

    • B.

      B) Overseeing the execution and monitoring of IT operational events and activities

    • C.

      C) The tools used to monitor and display the status of the IT Infrastructure and Applications

    • D.

      D) The situation where the Service Desk is required to monitor the status of the infrastructure when Operators are not available

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Overseeing the execution and monitoring of IT operational events and activities
    Explanation
    Availability Management is responsible for ensuring that IT services are available and performing as expected. This includes overseeing the execution and monitoring of IT operational events and activities to ensure that any issues or disruptions are quickly identified and resolved. This objective focuses on maintaining a high level of availability for IT services, minimizing downtime, and ensuring that users can access the services they need when they need them.

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  • 32. 

    33. Which off the following is a characteristic of every process? 1. It is measurable 2. It is timely 3. It delivers a specific result 4. It responds to a specific event 5. It delivers its primary result to a customer or stakeholder

    • A.

      A) 1, 2, 3 and 4 only

    • B.

      B) 1, 2, 4 and 5 only

    • C.

      C) 1, 3, 4 and 5 only

    • D.

      D) All of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. C) 1, 3, 4 and 5 only
    Explanation
    Every process has the following characteristics: it is measurable, it delivers a specific result, it responds to a specific event, and it delivers its primary result to a customer or stakeholder. These characteristics ensure that a process can be evaluated, has a clear purpose, is triggered by a specific event, and provides value to the intended recipients. Therefore, the correct answer is c) 1, 3, 4 and 5 only.

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  • 33. 

    34. Which of the following is NOT an example of a Service Request?

    • A.

      A) A user calls the Service Desk to order a toner cartridge

    • B.

      B) A user calls the Service Desk because they would like to change the functionality of an application

    • C.

      C) A Manager submits a request for a new employee to be given access to an application

    • D.

      D) A user logs onto an internal website to download a licensed copy of software from a list of approved options

    Correct Answer
    B. B) A user calls the Service Desk because they would like to change the functionality of an application
    Explanation
    Options a), c), and d) all involve users making requests for specific services or access to resources. However, option b) is not an example of a service request because it involves a user wanting to change the functionality of an application, which would typically fall under the category of an incident or problem rather than a service request. Service requests are usually predefined and involve standard, repeatable tasks that can be fulfilled without the need for troubleshooting or investigation.

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  • 34. 

    35. A Service Level Package is best described as?

    • A.

      A) A definite level of utility and warranty associated with a core service package

    • B.

      B) A description of customer requirements used to negotiate a Service Level Agreement

    • C.

      C) A description of the value that the customer wants and for which they are willing to pay

    • D.

      D) A document showing the Service Levels achieved during an agreed reporting period

    Correct Answer
    A. A) A definite level of utility and warranty associated with a core service package
    Explanation
    A Service Level Package is best described as a definite level of utility and warranty associated with a core service package. This means that it outlines the specific level of service that will be provided to the customer, including the benefits and guarantees associated with the service. It helps to set clear expectations for both the service provider and the customer and ensures that the customer receives the desired value from the service.

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  • 35. 

    36. Incident Management has a value to the business by?

    • A.

      A) Helping to control infrastructure cost of adding new technology

    • B.

      B) Enabling users to resolve Problems

    • C.

      C) Helping to align people and process for the delivery of service

    • D.

      D) Contributing to the reduction of impact

    Correct Answer
    D. D) Contributing to the reduction of impact
    Explanation
    Incident Management has a value to the business by contributing to the reduction of impact. This means that when incidents occur, the Incident Management process helps to minimize the negative effects and consequences on the business. By effectively managing and resolving incidents, the impact on the business operations, productivity, and customer satisfaction is reduced. This allows the business to continue functioning smoothly and efficiently, minimizing any disruptions or downtime.

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    37. A Service owner is responsible for which of the following?

    • A.

      A) Recommending improvements

    • B.

      B) Designing and documenting a Service

    • C.

      C) Carrying out the Service Operations activities needed to support a Service

    • D.

      D) Producing a balanced scorecard showing the overall status of all Services

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Recommending improvements
    Explanation
    A Service owner is responsible for recommending improvements to the service. This means that they are tasked with identifying areas where the service can be enhanced or optimized, and making suggestions on how to achieve these improvements. This could include proposing changes to processes, technologies, or resources used in delivering the service. By continuously seeking ways to enhance the service, the Service owner contributes to its overall effectiveness and helps meet the evolving needs of the customers.

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    38. The four stages of the Deming Cycle are?

    • A.

      A) Plan, Measure, Monitor, Report

    • B.

      B) Plan, Check, Re-Act, Implement

    • C.

      C) Plan, Do, Act, Audit

    • D.

      D) Plan, Do, Check, Act

    Correct Answer
    D. D) Plan, Do, Check, Act
    Explanation
    The correct answer is d) Plan, Do, Check, Act. The Deming Cycle, also known as the PDCA cycle, is a continuous improvement framework developed by W. Edwards Deming. It consists of four stages: Plan, where goals and objectives are set and plans are developed; Do, where the plans are executed; Check, where the results are measured and compared to the goals; and Act, where adjustments and improvements are made based on the findings. This cycle is used to drive continuous improvement and ensure that processes are constantly evaluated and refined.

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  • 38. 

    39. What is the CORRECT order of the first four activities in the 7 Step Improvement Process?

    • A.

      A) Define what you should measure, define what you can measure, gather data and process data

    • B.

      B) Gather data, process data, analyze data and present data

    • C.

      C) What is the vision, where are we now, what do we want to be, how do we get there?

    • D.

      D) Gather data, process data, define what you should measure and define what you can measure

    Correct Answer
    A. A) Define what you should measure, define what you can measure, gather data and process data
    Explanation
    The correct order of the first four activities in the 7 Step Improvement Process is to first define what you should measure, followed by defining what you can measure, then gathering data, and finally processing the data. This order ensures that you have a clear understanding of what needs to be measured and what is feasible to measure before collecting and analyzing the data.

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  • 39. 

    40. Which of the following statements is CORRECT for all processes?

    • A.

      A) They define activities, roles, responsibilities, functions and metrics

    • B.

      B) They create value for stakeholders

    • C.

      C) They are carried out by a Service Provider in support of a Customer

    • D.

      D) They are units of organizations responsible for specific outcomes

    Correct Answer
    B. B) They create value for stakeholders
    Explanation
    All processes, regardless of their nature or purpose, are designed to create value for stakeholders. This means that processes are intended to generate outcomes or deliverables that are beneficial to the individuals or groups who have a vested interest in the organization or its services. This value can take various forms, such as increased efficiency, improved customer satisfaction, cost savings, or revenue generation. By focusing on creating value, organizations ensure that their processes contribute to the overall success and sustainability of the business.

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    32. Operations Control refers to?

    • A.

      A) The managers of the Technical and Applications Management functions

    • B.

      B) Overseeing the execution and monitoring of IT operational events and activities

    • C.

      C) The tools used to monitor and display the status of the IT Infrastructure and Applications

    • D.

      D) The situation where the Service Desk is required to monitor the status of the infrastructure when Operators are not available

    Correct Answer
    B. B) Overseeing the execution and monitoring of IT operational events and activities
    Explanation
    Operations Control refers to the role of overseeing the execution and monitoring of IT operational events and activities. This involves ensuring that IT operations are running smoothly, monitoring performance and availability, and addressing any issues that may arise. It is responsible for managing and coordinating the different aspects of IT operations to ensure efficient and effective delivery of services.

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