Network port(s) running in half duplex for bluecoat

Vendor

bluecoat

Description

Indeni will alert one or more network ports is running in half duplex.

Remediation Steps

Many times ports are in half duplex due to an autonegotation error or a misconfiguration.

How does this work?

This script logs into the Bluecoat Proxy through SSH and retrieves the output of the "show interface all" command. The output includes the duplex of the network interfaces.

Why is this important?

This script logs into the Bluecoat Proxy through SSH and retrieves the output of the "show interface all" command. The output includes the duplex of the network interfaces.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

It is possible to poll this data through SNMP. If a duplex mismatch is detected on a port syslog messages will be generated.


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