Solved

Bandwidth Breakdown - Real Time Traffic - Cisco 870

Posted on 2009-07-15
9
880 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
Hi All,

Routers are Cisco 870,877's

Is there anything which will do the following,

In realtime break down the bandwidth,

We have a branch office and the line is slow, will suspect port 80 is effecting our VPNs, but while tools will add up total usage etc it's of no use, its the % of the total traffic that important,

I need a tool that will show the current bandwidth and "then" break this down in % terms what is making that up, so when users report slowness I can dial in and check in realtime what is happening and the bandwidth break down

I.E.
--------------------------------Bandwidth 100%-(Whatever it maybe)----------------
Web 75%
Vpn 20%
SMTP 5%
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Any ideas?
0
Comment
Question by:nmxsupport
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
9 Comments
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:akalbfell
ID: 24860495
Can you put together a simple diagram of the network? Are you trying to monitor a line back to your office that carries all their internet traffic as well as internal traffic?
0
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:Kamran Arshad
ID: 24866936
Hi,

I think Cisco 870 does not support Netflow which breaks down the total traffic on per IP and per protocol basis. You may however have a look at Nprobe;

www.ntop.org/nProbe.html 
0
 

Author Comment

by:nmxsupport
ID: 24867537
Hi Akalbfell,

Yes it is, 2 offices all Terminal Servives via VPN - all the branch traffic goes out the same line, the branch office reports pausing and slow updates on the TS sessions, when we had another office that one was fine, so we are sure the issues rests at the remote site,
0
Windows Server 2016: All you need to know

Learn about Hyper-V features that increase functionality and usability of Microsoft Windows Server 2016. Also, throughout this eBook, you’ll find some basic PowerShell examples that will help you leverage the scripts in your environments!

 

Author Comment

by:nmxsupport
ID: 24867542
Hi uetian1707:

Thank you for the link
0
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
gengw2000 earned 0 total points
ID: 24877156
I know a program named "WFilter enterprise", which can monitor all computers bandwidth in real-time. It also can produce a serial of bandwidth reports and statistics, so you will know the exact bandwidth consumed by each computer/protocol.
This software is not free, but I think you can figure out your network problem in its trial period.
Product homepage: http://www.imfirewall.us
bandwidthreport.jpg
0
 

Author Comment

by:nmxsupport
ID: 24878043
Hi gengw2000,

That looks very interesting - I will download and test, I'm not around next week but will update on my return,
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:nmxsupport
ID: 31603650
Hi Gengw2000,
That seems to fit the bill, I tested here, shame its not free : - ) but will monitor 8 hosts and you can chance which 8 as it suits,
Many Thanks
0
 

Author Comment

by:nmxsupport
ID: 25079804

I also found this, basic but shows realtime usage per IP and helps track down PC concerned then use the trial above for more details

Active Wall Version 3.0

Select

Bypass Mode
Untick "Enable active redirect on bypass mode (D)" (can upset the network if left ticked) in Config menu
0

Featured Post

Free NetCrunch network monitor licenses!

Only on Experts-Exchange: Sign-up for a free-trial and we'll send you your permanent license!

Here is what you get: 30 Nodes | Unlimited Sensors | No Time Restrictions | Absolutely FREE!

Act now. This offer ends July 14, 2017.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I recently attended Cisco Live! in Las Vegas, a conference that boasted over 28,000 techies in attendance, and a week of hands-on learning hosted by a solid partner with which Concerto goes to market.  Every year, Cisco displays cutting-edge technol…
PRTG Network Monitor lets you monitor your bandwidth usage, so you know who is using up your bandwidth, and what they're using it for.
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question