how to measure network performance in LAN.what are the metrics needs to be considered

how to  measure network performance in LAN.what are the metrics needs to be considered
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JAN PAKULAICT Infranstructure ManagerCommented:
download that

http://www.totusoft.com/lanspeed1.html

and measure
by typing for example

\\servername\c$

JAN MA CCNA
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Kamran ArshadIT AssociateCommented:
Hi,

You can check the speed of the Network using IPerf.

Iperf      dast.nlanr.net/Projects/Iperf      Open-Source

You can check the Reading and Writing speed using the tool above.

For security audit you may use;

Open Vulnerability Assesment System       www.openvas.org
Nessus      www.nessus.org
GFI LanGuard      www.gfi.com
Retina Network Security Scanner      www.eeye.com
SAINT      www.saintcorporation.com
QualysGuard      www.qualys.com
ManageEngine Security Manager      www.securitymanagerplus.com
OutScan      outpost24.com
Vulnerability Scanner      www.scanverify.com
Rapid7      www.nexpose.com
NSAuditor      www.nsauditor.com
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