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Monitor the network traffic.

asked 2015-12-10 12:01:33 -0800

Kernelalive gravatar image

Hello i am new to ODL and i would like to ask if there is any tool/plug-in for this specific controller for monitoring the traffic over a network.I use ODL with mininet. Thx in advance.

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What do You mean by monitor? If You look at the flows via rest api You get some amount of data (e.g. how many packets/bytes per flow are transferred). Also Open vSwitch itself can do netflow/sflow/ipfix.

kagouros ( 2015-12-13 00:32:57 -0800 )edit

Beside using rest api I was in search of a tool more advanced like sflow (didn't know that before the post).Thank you for your answer

Kernelalive ( 2015-12-19 01:22:33 -0800 )edit

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answered 2015-12-11 18:36:23 -0800

harsha gravatar image

AFAIK sFlow can be used with openvswitch to monitor traffic.

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