Bandwidth and Network Usage Monitoring Getting Easier for System Administrators
Thanks to companies like Paessler, bandwidth and network usage monitoring is getting easier. System administrators are able to receive live readings and long-term usage trends for their network devices.
Bryan Betts of Techworld wrote an interesting article called “The Buzz is Around Network Usage Reports” that deals with this subject.
PRTG Traffic Grapher is able to provide accurate results by monitoring and categorizing data traffic within a network.
These results are then displayed in various easy to read graphs and tables, which can easily be customized to meet the user’s particular needs. What a handy tool! You can see samples of the graphs here.