RX traffic load close to port capacity for Palo Alto Networks

Vendor

Palo Alto Networks

Description

Indeni will alert if the receive traffic load is close to the port capacity.

Remediation Steps

High interface utilization usually occur when the network is experiencing heavy traffic load. Check if the heavy traffic load is expected.

How does this work?

This alert logs into the Palo Alto Networks firewall through SSH and retrieves the status of all network interfaces. In that output, it looks for the actual runtime speed of each interface.

Why is this important?

This alert logs into the Palo Alto Networks firewall through SSH and retrieves the status of all network interfaces. In that output, it looks for the actual runtime speed of each interface.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

The status of network interfaces is visible through the web interface. If a configured interface is down, it will appear with a red indicator.


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