Managing Network Virtualization and Network Resources in Oracle® Solaris 11.2

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Updated: September 2014
Chapter 8

Monitoring Network Traffic and Resource Usage

This chapter describes tasks for monitoring network statistics about the use of network resources on datalinks and flows. You configure network accounting on a system to record network traffic statistics in a log file. This statistical information can help you analyze resource allocation for provisioning, consolidation, and billing purposes. This chapter introduces the two commands that you can use to display network traffic statistics: dlstat and flowstat.