CONFIGURING 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.

Configuring interfaces, QoS queues and web services 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:

NameSelect the interface that needs to be monitored. The suggested interfaces are Ethernet, VLAN, Wi-Fi 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:

NameSelect 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.

"Web service configuration” tab

It is possible to Add or Delete web services (standard or custom) to be monitored by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

The table contains the following columns:

NameSelect the web service that needs to be monitored from the drop-down list.

Interactive features

Some operations listed in the taskbar can be performed by right-clicking on the grid of monitored web services:

  • Add,
  • Remove.