12 10, 2010

Vantage Update (Clearswift, Palo Alto Networks, WatchGuard and more)

By | 2010-10-12T07:25:56+00:00 October 12th, 2010|cisco, ClearSwift, Firewall Analysis, FlowMonitor, IronPort, Loaders, Log File Analysis, Microsoft ISA Server, Partners, Software Updates, Third Party, Uncategorized, Vantage, WebSpy News Update|0 Comments

We’ve just released an auto update for the Vantage software range. This release includes some new log format additions, and some fixes to existing formats. […]

27 05, 2010

How to report on bandwidth utilization using Cisco devices

By | 2010-05-27T07:59:13+00:00 May 27th, 2010|Firewall Analysis, FlowMonitor, How To, Reports, System Administration, Tips and Best Practices, Uncategorized, Vantage, WebSpy|1 Comment

Today I was speaking to a customer that had the following reporting request. "I would like to know how much of my bandwidth is being eaten by each protocol. I will then use this information to determine if circuit may need to be increased due to increased traffic". This customer was collecting syslog messages from a Cisco Firewall, then using WebSpy Vantage to generate reports. There's a simpler method.