Michael Patterson : Advanced NetFlow Traffic Analysis
Michael Patterson
Founder and Product manager for Plixer's Scrutinizer NetFlow and sFlow Analyzer as well as Flow Analytics.

IPFIX Flow Direction and Packet Counters

In the world of NetFlow and IPFIX, flow direction is a topic that can confuse some of the best technical minds. It...

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Outsource Network Monitoring to Trusted Experts

Listening to Douglas Mauro, CEO and founder of TruePath Technologies, whose company is trusted with their network monitoring tools for the Verizons,...

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The Role of Media Servers in NG911 and e911

While we take for granted now that we can use text, video and data to communicate with each other, this is...

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Large Enterprises: Think Like a Service Provider When it Comes to Network Connectivity

By: Mae Kowalke, TMCnet Contributor

There is hardly a business today that does not require high speed and high performance Internet connectivity. Let’s face it, quality network access is table stakes for running a successful business in an increasingly connected world where commerce is 24/7/365 and can originate or terminate from anywhere and over any device with a browser.  As a result, ensuring good networking and communications for employees is a major priority for all businesses, but it is an especially daunting one for large enterprises due the volume and the accommodation of rapid change thanks to things like the cloud, BYOD, mobility and the virtualization of the workplace.

A recent Alcatel-Lucent application note, The large enterprise has changed, gave an interesting snapshot of large enterprise IT today.

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IoT News from Cisco, University of Missouri and a new IoT Certification Available

Lots of exciting news in the IoT and M2M spaces today. Cisco unveils six pillars for IoT development and lots of new...

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Broadsoft, Nimble Storage, Vodafone, Hibernia, Sonus and other video Interviews

Erik Linask of TMC interviews Hugh Shannon of AvotusMy video team has been at some of the latest shows in the telecom...

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VoWiFi Will Play a Critical Role in Extending Voice Coverage

Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)...what’s the big deal?  For instance, I can already engage in VoWiFi with some VoIP clients that are downloaded...

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Archives of all blog posts:
IPFIX Flow Direction and Packet Counters
Monitoring DNS Traffic for Security Threats
Building an Incident Response Team: 4 Specialties
How To Investigate Malware
Riverbed NetFlow Analyzer
NetFlow Calculator for Supermen!
Software Defined Networks Demystified: 5 Truths
Cisco AVC Reporting: Flexible NetFlow Configuration
Configuring Citrix AppFlow Support
Palo Alto NetFlow Configuration
Been Hacked - What will you do?
Cisco AVC Webcast - Future Proof your Network
UserName with NetFlow or IPFIX
AKCP Reseller : AKCP Distributor
Securing Remote Networks Against Cyber Threats: part 2
Securing Remote Networks Against Cyber Threats: part 1
Router Overhead When Enabling NetFlow
Cisco Wireless Controller NetFlow Configuration
Building a NetFlow Cache: Exporting IPFIX
Amazon EC2 Monitoring: Network Performance
Enterasys Dragon: Intrusion Prevention System Log Analysis
Next Generation Firewalls with Application Performance Monitoring In Mind
Palo Alto Networks NetFlow Export includes Firewall Event Field in PAN-OS 5.0
IPFIX Vendors should implement RFC 5610
Log Management Solutons
Nimsoft Service Desk Pricing: Distributed NetFlow Solutions
NetFlow Training Seminar: NetFlow University
NetFlow Training Schedule for 2012
Flexible NetFlow Configuration example for Performance Monitoring for TCP, VoIP and Cisco NBAR
Ingress NetFlow or Egress NetFlow part 2
Ingress NetFlow or Egress NetFlow part 1
Cloud Service Monitoring
Temperature Monitoring Solutions with Remote Humidity Sensors
Cisco ASA Vs. Juniper SRX: NetFlow Reporting
How to roll out BYOD Security: Best Network Management
Detecting Advanced Persistent Threats with NetFlow and IPFIX
Monitoring BYOD traffic with NetFlow
Migrating to Flexible NetFlow : BEST PRACTICES
Monitoring Video Performance with NetFlow
End to End Visibility : Network Flow Path
Dropped NetFlow : Flow Sequence Numbers
Email Monitoring Software: Email Reporting
NetFlow Behavior Analysis Systems : Limited Impact
High Volume NetFlow Collector : Enterprise Traffic Analysis

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