Question 62


1.2.3 Question

Multiple Choices

What are examples of hybrid applications using Windows Azure? (Choose all that apply.)

  • A. An application where the local network hosts the IIS server while the database is being run from the corporate IT office
  • B. An application where Windows Azure is used to host the IIS process, and Windows Azure SQL is used to store the data
  • C. An application where the IIS process is run on a local web server, whereas the data is stored in Windows Azure SQL
  • D. An application where the web part of the application is run on Windows Azure, whereas the confidential data is stored in the company’s network

Answer:

CD
Explanation
A hybrid application is an application hosted in multiple places

A. Incorrect: Both the web application and the database storage are being run from within the company network. Although this is a distributed design, it is not a hy­brid application.
B. Incorrect: Both the web instance and the data repository are using Windows Azure technology. This is not a hybrid app; it is a fully deployed Windows Azure application.
C. Correct: Part of the application is being run in the Windows Azure environment; the other part is being run in the corporate network environment.
D. Correct: Part of the application is being run in the Windows Azure environment; the other part is being run in the corporate network environment.