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Hi There,

We are evaluating PRTG Network monitor, and am wondering how do i setup the sensor to check Latency on the network, can anyone guide me on this

Thanks in advance

latency ping throughput

Created on Nov 24, 2011 5:17:51 AM

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well, you could use Ping-Sensors for a start.

best regards.

Created on Nov 24, 2011 3:11:47 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]



Thank you, but ping sensors tell us if there is connectivity, and are you referning to the sensor in Various Servers

In older version 6, there was latency monitoring but am not able to find this now

I find the QoS sensor but its available only probe devices

Thank you Cheers...

Created on Nov 25, 2011 1:23:22 AM



The 'Latency Monitoring' in PRTG 6 was actually Ping Sensors (from the PRTG 6 Manual: "In order to perform latency monitoring PRTG sends an “ICMP echo request” (also known as PING) to the device and records the time it takes to receive the answer (“ICMP echo answer”)."). And if you look at the numbers, i.e. response times, from your ping sensors, you will see the latency.

Created on Nov 25, 2011 10:51:54 AM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

Last change on Nov 25, 2011 10:52:58 AM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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