VCP – Data Center Virtualization – Question 108

Exam 2V0-622 : VMware Certified Professional 6.5 – Data Center Virtualization

Which two configuration options can exclude virtual disks from snapshot operations? (Choose two.)

A. Use RDM in virtual mode for virtual disk.
B. Use virtual disks in Independent – Persistent mode.
C. Use a virtual disk larger than 2 TB in size.
D. Use RDM in physical mode for virtual disk.

Correct Answer: BD

Explanation:
VMware does not support snapshots of raw disks, RDM physical mode disks, or guest operating systems that use an iSCSI initiator I the guest. Virtual machines with independent disks must be powered off before you take a snapshot. Snapshots of powered-on or suspended virtual machines

Reference:
https://pubs.vmware.com/vsphere-51/index.jsp?topic=%2Fcom.vmware.vsphere.vm_admin.doc%2FGUID-53F65726-A23B-4CF0-A7D5-48E584B88613.html