CONFIGURATION OF MONITORING

Monitoring curves and data are compiled based on logs saved on the firewall. Such logs will then be analyzed.

 

This screen is divided into 2 sections:

  • Top: settings of the various refreshment times
  • Bottom: a table listing throughout two tabs the network interfaces and QoS queues to be monitored.

Interval between refreshments

Maximum period displayed (in minutes)

This setting makes it possible to define the data period to be displayed for a curve. This period is expressed in minutes and may take on one of the following values: 15, 30, 45 or 60.

Curve refreshment time (in seconds)This parameter allows defining the refreshment time of monitoring curves. This period is expressed in seconds and may take on one of the following values: 5, 10, 15 or 20.
Table refreshment time (in seconds)This parameter allows defining the refreshment time of monitoring data set out on the tables. This period is expressed in minutes and may take on one of the following values: 1, 3, 5, 7 and 10.

Configuration of interfaces and QoS queues to be monitored

"Interface configuration" tab

It is possible to Add or Delete interfaces to be monitored by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

The table contains the following columns:

Name

Select the interface that needs to be monitored. The suggested interfaces are the Ethernet interfaces and modem interfaces (dialup).

Interactive features

Some operations listed in the taskbar can be performed by right-clicking on the table of monitored interfaces:

  • Add,
  • Remove.

"QoS configuration" tab

It is possible to Add or Delete QoS queues to be monitored by clicking on the corresponding buttons. These queues must be defined beforehand in the Security policy > Quality of service module.

The table contains the following columns:

Name

Select from the drop-down list the QoS queue that needs to be monitored.

Interactive features

Some operations listed in the taskbar can be performed by right-clicking on the table of monitored queues:

  • Add,
  • Remove.