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Port Bandwidth Utilization Report

The Port Bandwidth Utilization report is a standardized report generated in Network Director to show data for the last polled interval. There are two portions of the report: a report header and the report body. The contents of the report header are found in Table 1.

Table 1: Port Bandwidth Utilization Report Header




The type of report; In this case, the Port Bandwidth Utilization 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 object in the network.

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

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

Report Filters

Shows the Percentage Utilization Exceeding value specified for the report. Only ports that exceed this percentage of their allocated bandwidth appear in the report.

The report contains a table for each device that contains ports that exceeded the specified percentage of their allocated bandwidth. The fields in these tables are described in Table 2.

Table 2: Port Bandwidth Utilization Report Fields



Host Name

Host name of the device.

IP Address

IP address of the device.

Device Type

Device type.

Port Name

Port name.

Percentage Utilization

Percentage of allocated bandwidth the port used.