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Live Traffic

 

Displaying a Live Traffic Network Tunnel Chart

To display a live traffic network tunnel chart:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. In the Traffic Type pane, select Network > Tunnel - Total.

    The default display is for the current date, as shown in Figure 1.

    Figure 1: Total Network Tunnel Traffic Chart
    Total Network Tunnel
Traffic Chart

    The upper pane shows the tunnel traffic chart. The bottom pane lists the traffic values for each data point time.

  3. (Optional) In the Network Tunnel Traffic Chart window, you can use the controls at the top of the window to reload the chart, select the day, week, month, or year, reset the zoom, save the chart as an image, export to Excel, select the time period, select the chart style, show or hide the data points, and enable auto refresh. Hold your mouse pointer over a data point to display a pop-up pane that shows the time and traffic value.

Displaying a Link Traffic Summary Report

To display a link traffic summary report:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. In the Traffic Type pane, select Link > Link - Summary.
  3. From the drop-down lists, select the Start Date and End Date, then click Apply.

    The Link Traffic Summary Report is displayed. See Figure 2.

  4. (Optional) Expand the Advanced Options pane and select from the drop-down lists to change the following:
    • Aggregate Interval—Select the interval in increments of minutes or hours.

    • Aggregate Method—Select maximum, average, or percentage.

    • Unit—Select b (bytes), kb (kilobytes), Mb (megabytes), or Gb (gigabytes).

    • Router—Select all or filter by specific router.

    • Traffic\Util—Select to filter by all, traffic only, or utility only.

    • Link—Select all or filter by specific link.

    • Direction—Select traffic in both directions, traffic coming in, or traffic going out.

Saving and Sharing a Live Traffic Report

To share a live traffic report:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. After running a Live Traffic report, click Share Report in the upper-right corner of the report window.

    This option applies to the link, interface, tunnel, VPN, and group reports.

  3. In Report Description, type a description and click Save. Figure 3 shows an example of a saved shared report that is displayed in the Shared Reports table.
    Figure 3: Save Shared Report
    Save Shared Report
  4. To view the Shared Report, from the Live Network window, select Reports > Shared Reports.
  5. Click the report link to view the full report.

Displaying a Router Ingress Interface Traffic Summary Report

To display a router ingress interface traffic summary report:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. In the Traffic Type pane, select Interface > Interface - Total: Ingress.
  3. From the drop-down lists, select the Start Date and End Date, then click Apply.

    The Router Ingress Interface Traffic Summary Report is displayed, as shown in Figure 4.

    Figure 4: Router Ingress Interface Traffic Summary
    Router Ingress
Interface Traffic Summary
  4. (Optional) Expand the Advanced Options pane and select from the drop-down lists to change the following:
    Aggregate IntervalSelect the interval in increments of minutes or hours.
    UnitSelect b (bytes), kb (kilobytes), Mb (Megabytes), or Gb (gigabytes).
    Traffic TypeSelect Total or Average.

Displaying a Router Ingress Tunnel Traffic Summary Report

To display a router ingress tunnel traffic summary report:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. In the Traffic Type pane, select Tunnel > Tunnel - Total: Ingress.
  3. From the drop-down lists, select the Start Date and End Date, then click Apply.

    The Router Ingress Tunnel Traffic Summary Report is displayed, as shown in Figure 5.

    Figure 5: Router Ingress Tunnel Traffic Summary
    Router Ingress Tunnel
Traffic Summary
  4. (Optional) Expand the Advanced Options pane and select from the drop-down lists to change the following:
    Aggregate IntervalSelect the interval in increments of minutes or hours.
    UnitSelect b (bytes), kb (kilobytes), Mb (Megabytes), or Gb (gigabytes).
    RouterSelect all or filter by specific router.
    Traffic TypeSelect Total or Average.

Displaying LSP Bandwidth

To display the LSP bandwidth:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. In the Traffic Type pane, select Tunnel > Tunnel - Summary.

    The Tunnel Traffic Summary Report is displayed. Figure 6 shows the Tunnel Traffic Summary Report.

    Figure 6: Tunnel Traffic Summary Report
    Tunnel Traffic Summary
Report
  3. Select the Chart icon in the lower pane, then select Show Bandwidth at the top of the displayed bandwidth chart.
    Figure 7: LSP Bandwidth Chart
    LSP Bandwidth Chart
  4. Mouse over the chart to display the LSP bandwidth for a specific time, as shown in Figure 7.

Displaying a VPN Egress Traffic Summary Report

To display a VPN Egress Traffic Summary Report:

  1. Select Performance > Live Traffic.

    The Live Traffic window is displayed.

  2. In the Traffic Type pane, select VPN > VPN - Total: Egress.
  3. From the drop-down lists, select the Start Date and End Date, then click Apply.

    The VPN Egress Traffic Summary Report is displayed, as shown in Figure 8.

    Figure 8: VPN Egress Traffic Summary Report
    VPN Egress Traffic Summary
Report
  4. (Optional) Expand the Advanced Options pane and select from the drop-down lists to change the following:
    Aggregate IntervalSelect the interval in increments of minutes or hours.
    UnitSelect b (bytes), kb (kilobytes), Mb (Megabytes), or Gb (gigabytes).
    Traffic TypeSelect Total or Average.
    Show TrafficSelect All or SUM only.
    ShowSelect to filter by VPN or by node.