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Wireless Client Details Report

 

The Wireless Client Details report is a standardized report generated in Network Director to show information about wireless network clients. 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: Wireless Client Details Report Header

Field

Description

NETWORK DIRECTOR REPORT:

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.

Scope

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.

Report

The search parameters specified for the report.

The report body contains a table for each of the following types of session information about the clients included in the report:

  • Current Session Information—Provides information about the client’s current session. Table 2 describes the columns in the Current Session Information tables.

  • Past Session Information—Provides information about the client’s past sessions. Table 3 describes the columns in the Past Session Information tables.

  • Roaming History—Provides information about the client’s roaming history. Table 4 describes the columns in the Roaming History tables.

Table 2: Wireless Client Details Report Current Session Information Tables

Row

Description

User

Name of the user session.

Session Started On

Date and time when the session started.

Elapsed Time

Length of time the session has been active.

Controller IP

IP address of the wireless controller to which the session is connected.

VLan

VLAN the session is in.

SSID

SSID to which the session is connected.

RSSI

Received Signal Strength Indicator (RSSI) of the wireless session.

SNR

Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of the wireless session.

Session Location

Location of the wireless access point to which the session is connected.

Client Device Type

Client’s device type.

Client Device Group

Client’s device group.

Client Device Profile

Client’s device profile.

Receive Unicast KBytes

Amount of unicast data the session has received, in kilobytes.

Transmit Unicast Kbytes

Amount of unicast data the session has transmitted, in kilobytes.

Receive Multicast Kbytes

Amount of multicast data the session has received, in kilobytes.

Link Local

Client device’s link local address.

Data Usage (Kbytes)

Total amount of data the session has transmitted and received.

Table 3: Wireless Client Details Report Past Session Information Tables

Column

Description

User

Name of the user session.

Session Started

Date and time when the session started.

Elapsed Time

Length of time the session was active.

Controller IP

IP address of the wireless controller to which the session was connected.

Client IP

Client’s IP address.

SSID

SSID to which the session was connected.

RSSI

Received Signal Strength Indicator (RSSI) of the wireless session.

SNR

Signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of the wireless session.

Rx Unicast (Kbytes)

Amount of unicast data the session received, in kilobytes.

Tx Unicast (Kbytes)

Amount of unicast data the session transmitted, in kilobytes.

Data Usage (Kbytes)

Total amount of data the session transmitted and received.

Table 4: Wireless Client Details Report Roaming History Tables

Column

Description

Start Time

Date and time when the session connected to a wireless access point.

AP

Wireless access point to which the session connected.