RTU Previous Question Papers BE IT 8th Semester
Storage and Info Management May 2011
UNIT – I
1 (a) Define storage and information lifecycle management (ILM). Explain data center requirements.
(b) Explain ILM model.
(a) Explain areas to store information more intelligently.
(b) Explain obstacles in data storage and data management.
UNIT – II
2 (a) Explain intelligent disk subsystem and its component.
(b) Differentiate between integrated arrays and modular arrays.
(a) Explain the various RAID levels.
(b) Explain array coding and the algorithms.
UNIT – III
3. (a) Define Network Attached Storage (NAS). Explain its benefits and drawbacks.
(b) Explain types of storage.
(a) Explain Storage Area Network (SAN) architecture.
(b) Compare the NAS with SAN.
UNIT – IV
4. (a) Explain disaster recovery strategies.
(b) Explain role of business continuity in recovery.
(a) Explain disaster recovery principles and techniques.
(b) Write short note on recovery time objective.
UNIT – V
(a) Define Common Information Model (CIM).
(b) Explain its meta schema and implementation in detail.
(a) Explain key management metrics.
(b) Explain Fiber Channel Standards (FCS) and its layers.