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Network Administrator Interview Questions

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Review a list of frequently asked questions for network administrators.

Network Administrator Interview Questions

How do you keep your technical knowledge and skills current?

Do you belong to any user groups?

Describe your greatest technical challenge and how you handled it. Is there anything you would have done differently?

What is your home network like?

How do you document your network?

What is the difference between a hub, switch, and router?

What is the difference between TCP and UDP?

How do you distinguish a DNS problem from a network problem?

What is a VLAN?

What is a TCP three-way handshake?

What is 255.255.255.255 used for?

When would you use a crosslink cable?

What will happen if you leave the default gateway information empty while manually configuring TCP/IP?

How can you access a shared folder from a remote computer? Name at least 3 methods.

General Job Interview Questions
In addition to job specific interview questions, you will also be asked more general questions about your employment history, education, strengths, weaknesses, achievements, goals and plans. Here's a list of the most common interview questions and examples of answers.

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