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Monitoring network traffic for Wan & Lan

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I want to load some software onto my network to monitor traffic to see what machines are using the most outbound traffic. Ideas?
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there are a lot of options out there, and Net Admins have their favorites, I personally like SolarWinds (expensive) but this might be what you are looking for, and it's free for the first 10 sensors.

http://www.paessler.com/netflow_monitoring
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The statistics section in wireshark can give you that information if you have a switch that would allow port mirroring of the Internet router's port.
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I've got prtg network monitor setup, I want to monitor specific pc's outbound internet traffic about 6 in total.
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