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What benefits will Link Layer Topology Mapper provide me?

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Will Link Layer Topology Mapper I/O Driver and Link Layer Topology Discovery Repsonder improve performance? Can someone please explain what it is used for. My take it is for mapping purposes...
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So Link Layer has nothing to do with performance and is solely used for creating network maps?

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That's what all of the documentation points to-network mapping, not performance.
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