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Monitor Port Level Information

 

To view port level information of a switch, click the Ports tab and then click on a port to view the information and statistics for the port.

You can view the following information about a port for the past 1 hour, 8 hours, 1 day, 1 week, and 1 month time duration:

  • Details—Provides port details such as port number, admin status, link mode, and so on.

  • Utilization—Displays the CPU utilized (in %) by the port for processing the incoming and outgoing packets during the selected time span.

  • Errors—Displays the number of errors in the incoming (input) and outgoing (output) packets for the selected time span.

  • Packet Loss—Displays number of incoming (input) and outgoing (output) packets lost for the selected time span.

  • Bytes—Displays the incoming (input) and outgoing (output) packets in bytes for the selected time span as shown in Figure 1.

    Figure 1: Incoming and Outgoing Bytes in a Port
    Incoming and Outgoing Bytes in
a Port
  • Packets—Represents the number of incoming (input) and outgoing (output) packets for the selected time span.

Note

The statistics on the Port Overview tab are refreshed after every 30 seconds. The date and time of the last refresh appear at the bottom-left corner on each widget.