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This section with demonstrate the use of '''Multi-Tap Network Packet Capture''' with NST. The NST WUI implementation supports simultaneous Packet Capture on up to 4 network interfaces (Quad Tap) per multi-tap capture session. NST uses the [http://www.wireshark.org Wireshark] network protocol analyzer suite for network packet capture. The light-weight network packet capture tool: "'''dumpcap'''" is used as the capture engine.
 
This section with demonstrate the use of '''Multi-Tap Network Packet Capture''' with NST. The NST WUI implementation supports simultaneous Packet Capture on up to 4 network interfaces (Quad Tap) per multi-tap capture session. NST uses the [http://www.wireshark.org Wireshark] network protocol analyzer suite for network packet capture. The light-weight network packet capture tool: "'''dumpcap'''" is used as the capture engine.
  
When capturing packets at Gigabit Ethernet rates and one needs total visibility on the link, then a passive tap is required. [http://www.netoptics.com Net Optics], a global leader in passive monitoring, makes an excellent 10/100/1000BaseT Tap ([http://www.netoptics.com/products/product_family_details.asp?cid=1&pid=141&Section=products&menuitem=1&tag=NetOptics+Network+Taps TP-CU3]) for passively allowing access to monitor GigaBit traffic.
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When capturing packets at Gigabit Ethernet rates and one needs <u>total</i> ''visibility'' on the link, then a passive tap is required. [http://www.netoptics.com Net Optics], a global leader in passive monitoring, makes an excellent 10/100/1000BaseT Tap ([http://www.netoptics.com/products/product_family_details.asp?cid=1&pid=141&Section=products&menuitem=1&tag=NetOptics+Network+Taps TP-CU3]) for passively allowing access to monitor GigaBit traffic.

Revision as of 10:14, 12 June 2008

This section with demonstrate the use of Multi-Tap Network Packet Capture with NST. The NST WUI implementation supports simultaneous Packet Capture on up to 4 network interfaces (Quad Tap) per multi-tap capture session. NST uses the Wireshark network protocol analyzer suite for network packet capture. The light-weight network packet capture tool: "dumpcap" is used as the capture engine.

When capturing packets at Gigabit Ethernet rates and one needs total visibility on the link, then a passive tap is required. Net Optics, a global leader in passive monitoring, makes an excellent 10/100/1000BaseT Tap (TP-CU3) for passively allowing access to monitor GigaBit traffic.