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Reg Which is the best tool or Software to monitor fabric

Hi

 

Which is best software to find (Slow drain device) which was causing performance issue in the fabric.  

Is there any Issue on ISL or DWDM links?

 

 

Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform  (B-AMP)

Brocade Fabric Vision (BFV)

Brocade Network Advisor (BNA)

 

We need tools to Pre-Validate below action.
1. Cables
2. Optics
3. Connections
4. Slow Drain device
5. Hop Paths

Brocade Moderator
Posts: 202
Registered: ‎08-31-2009

Re: Reg Which is the best tool or Software to monitor fabric

Hello,

 

For slow drain device detection, the best are Fabric Vision (FPI) and Bottleneck detection for embedded software.

Brocade Analytics Monitoring Platform is providing a lot more information but complementary to the 2 others tools. It is an external appliance.

 

 

 

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Brocade Moderator
Posts: 202
Registered: ‎08-31-2009

Re: Reg Which is the best tool or Software to monitor fabric

Hello,

 

ClearLink diagnostic (D_Port) is an embedded feature of FOS and allow to validate SFPs, link and cables connected to a switch port.

 

 

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