Which of the following cloud computing mechanisms can exist as a service agent that monitors and
keeps track of communication between cloud service consumers and cloud services for load
A failover system can increase ___________________and ___________________ by using
A virtual server is a form of ____________________ software that emulates a(n)
The ____________________ is a service agent that can measure the usage of a cloud-based IT
resource by a cloud consumer for billing purposes.
A ____________________ is a pre-defined cloud-based platform comprised of a set of already
installed IT resources that can be used and customized by a cloud consumer.
A ___________________ is an IT resource that contains mapping logic capable of performing
runtime transformation to enable communication between a cloud service and different types of
cloud service consumers.
Which of the following is an IT resource that can be provided in a ready-made environment?
A ___________________ is a mechanism used to temporarily persist certain types of data as an
alternative to caching the data in memory.
A hypervisor can independently manage and monitor the virtualization of multiple virtual servers,
and is therefore associated with the __________________ mechanism.
Which of the following cloud computing mechanisms helps enable on-demand usage by allowing
cloud services to be configured to support higher usage thresholds automatically, and within pre-