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Radio Traffic Report


The Radio Traffic report is a standardized report generated in Network Director to show data about wireless radio traffic across the network over time. This data can be used to identify heavily used areas of the network or identify trends on network usage. The applicable scopes for this report are: My Network, Mobility Domain, Wireless Network, wireless controller, Site, Building, Outdoor Area, Floor, wireless access point, and Radio.

There are two portions of the report: a report header and the report body. The contents of the report header are described in Table 1.

Table 1: Radio Traffic Report Header




The type of report; in this case, the Client Details report.

Generated On:

The date and time the report ran. The date format is: [Day of the Month] [Month] [Year]. The time format follows the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). For example: 07 December 2013 11:35 PM PST.

Generated By:

The username of the user that generated the report.

Report Name

The name of the report assigned when the report was created.


The report is generated from this view and node in the network.

  • Perspective—Can be a Logical View, Location View, or a Device View of the network.

  • Node—Represents the selected object on which the report is based.


The filter options specified for the report.

The report body contains a section for each wireless access point within the report’s scope, unless the scope is one wireless controller or wireless access point. In that case, the information is presented at the radio level. Each of these sections shows the following information about the wireless access point or radio:

  • Throughput Chart—A line chart that shows the throughput rate over time of the wireless access point or radio.

  • Number of Clients Chart—A line chart that shows the number of clients over time on the wireless access point or radio.