System and Network Administration Online Test

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The System and Network Administration online test assesses a candidate's knowledge of setting up and maintaining computer systems and networks.

It's an ideal test for pre-employment screening. A good system and network administrator needs to have knowledge of maintenance and reliable operation of system software, hardware, servers, and network infrastructure. They also ensure that the systems and network infrastructure run efficiently and effectively.

This online test requires candidates to answer multiple-choice and fill the blanks questions about procedures that keep such computer systems and network infrastructure up and running.

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5 min
Network Administration
Application Layer
MX Record

The email service provider has provided only an IP address for the TestDome email server - TestDome owns the domain ''. Fill in the blanks for the correct DNS configuration, so that '' points to the email server.

Type Host Name Points To
____ @ _________________
A _________________ _________________
5 min
System Administration
Storage Systems

A startup is using an in-house storage system that provides protection in case of single-disk failures, but this turned out to be insufficient.

Which of the following would you recommend that will offer protection against the failure of any two disks?

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24 more premium System and Network Administration questions

DNS Zone, IP Assignment, Network Hops, Configuring a Web Server, Web Hosting, Routing Table, Introducing NAT, Introducing DHCP Server, Web Vulnerabilities, Load Distribution, Web Security, Building a Workstation, Intranet Access, Private Subnet, IP Address, Backup Process, Replace Storage, Company Subnet, Active Passive, Network Permissions, Transport Layer Security, Connecting to a Switch, SATA Cable, DNS Lookup.

Skills and topics tested

  • Network Administration
  • Application Layer
  • DNS
  • IP
  • Network Layer
  • System Administration
  • Web Server Software
  • Virtualization
  • Routing
  • Routing Table
  • NAT
  • DHCP
  • Firewall
  • Network Security
  • Load Balancing
  • RAM
  • Multi-Factor Authentication
  • VPN
  • Subnet
  • Protocol
  • Backup
  • RAID
  • Storage Systems
  • Server Clustering
  • Access Control List
  • Presentation Layer
  • Data Link Layer
  • Network Switch
  • Cables

For job roles

  • Network Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • System Administrator (Sysadmin)
  • System Engineer

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