What's New in this Release?
NetFlow Analyzer Enterprise Edition(7.1) can be downloaded from the website at http://www.netflowanalyzer.com/distributed-monitoring/download.html
New Features in Release 7.1 (Build 7100)
|Billing / chargeback
||Speed and volume based billing lets you chargeback and helpful in accounting.|
|Performance improvement||The performance of NetFlow Analyzer has been improved|
New Features in Release 7.0
|Customizable Dashboard page for
||Users with Operator or Guest
privilege too can customize their dashboards.
|Business Hour Alerts
Alerts are generated only during the specified hours.
|Customizable time period for traffic reports
||Option to add a new report permanently under Report Selection box.
|Sort by IN/OUT Utilization/Speed
||Ability to sort data of Routers by IN/OUT Utilization, IN/OUT
Speed, Alert count etc.
|Adding TCP ports
||Ability to add TCP_APP applications from the conversation tab.
|Reporting on CBQoS
||Useful for monitoring class based pre and post policy traffic usage, class based drops and queuing.
Conversation Distribution Graph
|Ability to view graphs for any conversation.
|Include or Exclude IP Network, Address and Range
||Option to include or exclude IP Network, Address and Range
while creating an IP Group.
|Authentication using radius
||Useful for centralized
controlling of access to resources in a network by a single global set
|Option to exclude encrypted applications
||Ensures that traffic is not
double counted in case of ESP/GRE tunnels.
|Option to suppress output
interface accounting on user defined interfaces
||Useful when working with WAN
|Suppress Access Control List related drops||Option to suppress the Access Control List related drops (based on destination interface being null) on user defined interfaces.|
|Viewing older scheduled reports
||Option to view scheduled reports that were generated earlier from
the user interface itself.
|Option to select all devices
||Option to select all devices including any new devices that will be added in future while associating a device group to a new user.|
|Keep me signed in||Option to keep you always signed in to the NetFlow Analyzer web client.|
New Features in Release 6.5
|Failover||Automatic data backup and crash recovery|
Real time reports with graphs. Updates spontaneously as the data is received.
|Hierarchical view||Ability to see the devices in a hierarchical manner|
|Timezone settings for user||Ability to view the reports / graphs according to user timezone|
|Autonomous System top 100 - 200||Lets the user view the top 100 and 200 Autonomous System|
Interface Group across routers
|Ability to group interfaces across the routers|
|Alerting in IP groups||Ability to create alerts for IP groups|
|Refreshing the Page||Page is refreshed automatically every minute|
Option to remove completely the disabled collectors
|Ability to remove the disabled collectors from the database|
|Google maps||Ability to physically locate your network resources on a map|
New Features in Release 6.0
|Selectable Graph||Option to click and drag on the graph for easier drilldown|
|Create Interface Groups||Ability to group interfaces together and monitor traffic.|
|Application Grouping||Ability to group together applications into a single logical entity|
|Enhanced Storage Period||IN and OUT traffic details available with 1 minute granularity for upto 1 year|
|SAN Support||Support for storing mysql data directory on SAN storage|
New Features in Release 5.4
|NBAR based Reporting||NBAR(Network Based Application Recognition) - By intelligent classification of traffic lets you set QoS standard.|
|Link Down Alert||Alerting feature enhanced to send an alert when link goes down or when no flows are received for 10 minutes|
|Associating IP address to application||Associate IP address to an application in addition to port & protocol.|
New Features in Release 5.3
|DSCP Mapping||Ability to report on DSCP mapping|
|NetFlow V9 Support||Basic V9 support.|
|ToS & TCP_flag||Reports based on TCP flags & TOS can be generated from the Trouble-shooting page.|
New Features in Release 5.2
|sFlow Support||Support for sFlow data capture and reporting|
New Features in Release 5.0
|Threshold-based Alerting||Set up alerts based on link utilization and send emails or SNMP Traps when thresholds are exceeded.|
|Troubleshooting||Retain raw data for longer time periods (up to 2 weeks) to enable increased visibility into traffic data for troubleshooting and alerts.|
|Support link||Wide range of options to contact technical support in case of any problems running NetFlow Analyzer.|
|Enhanced Router Settings||Specify whether router details need to be fetched based on IfName, IfAlias or IfDescription value.|
|Dashboard View Filter||Filter Dashboard Interface View to display only those interfaces exceeding specific values of incoming or outgoing traffic.|
|Traffic Graph Filters||Filter daily and weekly traffic graphs to show hour-based traffic details.|
|Enhanced IP Group Management||Specify interfaces when creating IP groups to further filter traffic details for an IP group.|
|Web-based interface||View the status of your links, and generate reports from just a web browser|
|Auto discovery of routers||
Configure NetFlow export on your router, and see it automatically added on the Dashboard
View instant graphs of bandwidth utilization per network interface. Graphs can be viewed based on traffic volume (Kb), traffic rate (bps), or percentage utilization of the link.
|Historical Trend Reports||
Generate daily, weekly, monthly, and custom time period bandwidth reports showing current, average, and peak traffic patterns
View bandwidth reports per interface, showing complete bandwidth utilization details
Categorize NetFlow devices into logical groups and monitor them exclusively
Identify most standard applications out-of-the-box and configure custom applications
Add users with different privileges, assign device groups, and selectively allow access
Retrieve device information using SNMP, or configure custom interface descriptions