Just a quick nap

What type of memory is used to improve the performance of instruction processing?

A) Cache

B) Parity

C) Hybrid


E) Foam

The answer: A) Cache

A processor’s L1, L2, and L3 cache can dramatically increase the number of instructions passing through the CPU.

Want to know more? Watch “CPU Technologies.”

CPUs are extremely complex components, and their inner-workings can contain a mix of memory caches, multiple processor cores, and advanced queuing mechanisms. In this video, you’ll learn how these technologies work together to create today’s modern central processing units.