InMon Corporation's sFlow: A Method for Monitoring Traffic in Switched and Routed Networks
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|Authors||Sonia Panchen , Neil McKee , Peter Phaal|
|Last updated||2013-03-02 (Latest revision 2001-07-05)|
|RFC stream||Legacy stream|
|RFC Editor Note||(None)|
|IESG||IESG state||RFC 3176 (Informational)|
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A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries. RFC 3176 Title: InMon Corporation's sFlow: A Method for Monitoring Traffic in Switched and Routed Networks Author(s): P. Phaal, S. Panchen, N. McKee Status: Informational Date: September 2001 Mailbox: peter_phaal@INMON.COM, sonia_panchen@INMON.COM, neil_mckee@INMON.COM Pages: 31 Characters: 60171 Updates/Obsoletes/See Also: None I-D Tag: draft-phaal-sflow-montraffic-01.txt URL: ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3176.txt This memo defines InMon Corporation's sFlow system. sFlow is a technology for monitoring traffic in data networks containing switches and routers. In particular, it defines the sampling mechanisms implemented in an sFlow Agent for monitoring traffic, the sFlow MIB for controlling the sFlow Agent, and the format of sample data used by the sFlow Agent when forwarding data to a central data collector. This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of this memo is unlimited. This announcement is sent to the IETF list and the RFC-DIST list. Requests to be added to or deleted from the IETF distribution list should be sent to IETF-REQUEST@IETF.ORG. Requests to be added to or deleted from the RFC-DIST distribution list should be sent to RFC-DIST-REQUEST@RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Details on obtaining RFCs via FTP or EMAIL may be obtained by sending an EMAIL message to rfc-info@RFC-EDITOR.ORG with the message body help: ways_to_get_rfcs. For example: To: rfc-info@RFC-EDITOR.ORG Subject: getting rfcs help: ways_to_get_rfcs Requests for special distribution should be addressed to either the author of the RFC in question, or to RFC-Manager@RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Unless specifically noted otherwise on the RFC itself, all RFCs are for unlimited distribution.echo Submissions for Requests for Comments should be sent to RFC-EDITOR@RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Please consult RFC 2223, Instructions to RFC Authors, for further information.