CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Q45

It has been determined by network operations that there is a severe bottleneck on the company’s mesh topology network. The field technician has chosen to use log management and found that one router is making routing decisions slower than others on the network. This is an example of which of the following?

A. Network device power issues
B. Network device CPU issues
C. Storage area network issues
D. Delayed responses from RADIUS

Correct Answer: B
Section: Network operations

Network processors (CPUs) are used in the manufacture of many different types of network equipment such as routers. Such a CPU on a router could become bottleneck for the network traffic. The routing through that device would then slow down.