Network management software with high detailed traffic report

Brandon Ross bross at pobox.com
Mon Nov 22 08:02:51 CST 2010


On Mon, 22 Nov 2010, Nick Hilliard wrote:

> some do, some don't.  For example, sup720 snmp counters are updated every 9 
> seconds, while the "show interface" counters are updated every 30 seconds.

That is most certainly NOT true.  The 'show interface' counters update at 
least once a second.  Perhaps you are thinking about the rate counters 
that are often _configured_ to use the last 30 seconds of data to compute 
the average but also update much more often than every 30 seconds (and 
default to a 5 minute average).

-- 
Brandon Ross                                              AIM:  BrandonNRoss
                                                                ICQ:  2269442
                                    Skype:  brandonross  Yahoo:  BrandonNRoss




More information about the NANOG mailing list