SOA Certification Braindump Exam Quiz

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Are you ready for the "SOA Certification Braindump Exam Quiz? " SOA Certified is understood as a Professional (SOACP) certification is formal accreditation known to prove proficiency in specific parts of services-based technology, computing as well as architecture. To obtain this certification, candidates have to pass one or more exams. So, let's see what you know with these questions that will also enlighten you more about the subject! Wish you all the best with it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which need drives a project to use an SOA approach?
    • A. 

      Business flexibility

    • B. 

      Resource virtualization

    • C. 

      Application integration

    • D. 

      Improved systems management

  • 2. 
    Which role does WS-Security play in an SOA?
    • A. 

      It provides security interchange for RESTful Web services.

    • B. 

      It enforces authentication and authorization within an SOA.

    • C. 

      It provides an end-to-end security context among Web services.

    • D. 

      It provides a security implementation for Enterprise Service Buses (ESB).

  • 3. 
    Which basic characteristics of SOA can contribute to business agility?
    • A. 

      Reuse and security.

    • B. 

      Loose coupling and reuse.

    • C. 

      Governance and integration.

    • D. 

      Point-to-point integration and extensibility.

  • 4. 
    If a component of the overall system is functionally complete and operates within that system independently from the functionality of the other components, it is an example of which SOA architectural concept?
    • A. 

      Modularity

    • B. 

      Extensibility

    • C. 

      Loose coupling

    • D. 

      Separation of concerns

    • E. 

      Composite implementation

  • 5. 
    Which SOA architectural concept is applied as an organization combines services to perform a business process?
    • A. 

      Modularity

    • B. 

      Composition

    • C. 

      Encapsulation

    • D. 

      Separation of concerns

  • 6. 
    What does the information in the service registry support?
    • A. 

      The complete service lifecycle

    • B. 

      Runtime lookup of service endpoints

    • C. 

      Enhances messages through mediation

    • D. 

      Transformation of messages between different technologies

  • 7. 
    What does the SOAP specification define?
    • A. 

      A format for XML messaging

    • B. 

      An interface to a business process

    • C. 

      An Internet communications protocol

    • D. 

      The payload contents for a Web service message

  • 8. 
    What is contained in an SOA repository as opposed to a registry?
    • A. 

      Service policy information

    • B. 

      Versions of software components

    • C. 

      Uncommitted transactions to enable compensation handling

    • D. 

      Service endpoint information to facilitate dynamic binding at runtime

  • 9. 
    What is a role of an Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) in SOA management?
    • A. 

      To provide the governance of services by limiting who can access services

    • B. 

      To provide point-to-point connection of service consumers and service providers

    • C. 

      To provide flexibility that allows business process inefficiencies to be rapidly corrected

    • D. 

      To ensure a seamless flow of information from anywhere at any time using a variety of protocols

  • 10. 
    What provides the most value in helping developers find existing SOA services and driving reuse?
    • A. 

      Service monitoring

    • B. 

      An asset repository

    • C. 

      The Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)

    • D. 

      Access services to legacy systems

  • 11. 
    What is made more difficult by moving to SOA?
    • A. 

      Outsourcing of business functions.

    • B. 

      Ensuring Quality of Service (QoS) objectives are met.

    • C. 

      Changing business processes to meet government regulations.

    • D. 

      Providing a role-based portal for employees, partners and customers.

  • 12. 
    Which activity is required to successfully implement SOA governance?
    • A. 

      Establish a service repository.

    • B. 

      Acquire ongoing sponsorship by executives with active communication.

    • C. 

      Formulate, control and oversee the proper maintenance and growth of business assets.

    • D. 

      Define a set of processes, rules and policies that affect the way a corporation is directed, administered or controlled.

  • 13. 
    How can a company enforce adherence to the SOA policies that have been defined?
    • A. 

      Define and execute conformance checkpoints across the service life cycle.

    • B. 

      Initiate and enable SOA governance communication, education and mentor plans.

    • C. 

      Commit to a strategy for SOA in the context of the business goals and IT strategy.

    • D. 

      Implement governance organizational structures such as architectural review boards, executive steering committees and Centers of Excellence (CoE) to ensure adherence.

  • 14. 
    Which statement describes the importance of SOA governance?
    • A. 

      It provides a tool for controlling the distribution of Web services for a line of business.

    • B. 

      It eliminates the risk in migrating a business from standard integration mechanisms to SOA.

    • C. 

      It creates a clearly articulated decision framework for designing, implementing and managing SOA services.

    • D. 

      It provides a mechanism for the lines of business to provide input to IT staff for the design of services.

  • 15. 
    Organizations that do not adopt SOA will experience which outcome?
    • A. 

      The adoption of Web 2.0 technologies will be more problematic.

    • B. 

      Outsourcing non-core business functions will become impractical.

    • C. 

      The potential value of existing IT assets will not be fully realized.

    • D. 

      The implementation of Web services to handle real-time transactions will not be possible.

  • 16. 
    When releasing a new service version, which changes to the WSDL document are backward-compatible?
    • A. 

      Adding an operation

    • B. 

      Removing an operation

    • C. 

      Renaming an operation

    • D. 

      Changing the parameters of an operation

  • 17. 
    What is a primary need for implementing SOA governance?
    • A. 

      Multiple projects are being implemented concurrently.

    • B. 

      The project office is required to report to executive management.

    • C. 

      Services are developed, maintained and owned by multiple stakeholders.

    • D. 

      Government regulations dictate compliance with government requirements.

  • 18. 
    When services are identified based on isolated applications rather than the business, which problem may result?
    • A. 

      Rogue Services

    • B. 

      Duplicate Services

    • C. 

      Shelfware Services

    • D. 

      Application Services

  • 19. 
    When is the location of the service provider first determined in the SOA lifecycle?
    • A. 

      Model business process and design according to requirements

    • B. 

      Construct and assemble service components

    • C. 

      Configure and deploy from test through production

    • D. 

      Manage to business and IT goals

  • 20. 
    Which advantages does the Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) have over point-to-point solutions?
    • A. 

      Flexibility and cost

    • B. 

      Redundancy and agility

    • C. 

      Performance and scalability

    • D. 

      Versatility and adaptability

  • 21. 
    What demonstrates one of the key principles communicated by the IBM SOA Reference Architecture?
    • A. 

      Business processes can be modeled in parallel with the services they rely on.

    • B. 

      Services are implemented using the Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) and exposed to service consumers.

    • C. 

      Business process developers need to communicate effectively with Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) developers.

    • D. 

      Changes in service implementations require changes in the service interface which should be reflected in the service registry.

  • 22. 
    Why is messaging important to an SOA?
    • A. 

      Messaging improves the performance of complex environments.

    • B. 

      Messaging implements separation of concerns resulting in faster development.

    • C. 

      Messaging facilitates communication between distributed heterogeneous environments.

    • D. 

      Messaging is used to communicate between a repository and an Enterprise Service Bus (ESB).

  • 23. 
    Which capabilities reside within the Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)?
    • A. 

      Service mediation and routing logic

    • B. 

      Service logic and message transformation

    • C. 

      Service implementations and service access control

    • D. 

      Service routing and a registry of service endpoints

  • 24. 
    An organization plans to automate a business process and expose the result as a service. How should humans interact with such a business process in the context of SOA?
    • A. 

      A Web application may be developed to act as a service consumer, allowing humans to invoke the automated business process.

    • B. 

      The use of human activities in such a business process is not recommended since the slow response that will be received from humans is not suitable to the synchronous.

    • C. 

      A Web application may be developed to act as a service consumer, allowing humans to invoke the automated business process from a browser.

    • D. 

      A Web application may be developed to act as a service consumer, allowing humans to invoke the automated business process.

    • E. 

      All other activities should be performed by automated service providers.

  • 25. 
    Access services represent which vital function in the IBM SOA Reference Architecture?
    • A. 

      Distributed role-based access control mechanisms

    • B. 

      Connectivity with existing and legacy functionality

    • C. 

      Additional security at gateway points between domains

    • D. 

      Services exposed across different business units or organizations

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