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Live view vs. 2 days view



We notice a discrepancy between the bandwidth reported on the live view for a sensor and the 2 days view. For example, the Live view for an ethernet sensor may show 10 mbps for certain periods but when we look at the 2 days and 30 days views for the same period the peaks will only show 2 mbps.

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Created on Jun 21, 2012 3:23:36 PM

Last change on Nov 8, 2012 10:04:47 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Product Manager]

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the mentioned graphs only show averaged values. So it is possible that different graphs show different values. If you are in need of the exact data, please use the Historic Data function of PRTG.
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Created on Jun 21, 2012 3:27:14 PM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]



Thanks for the quick reply. We are often most interested in the peak load for a given period of time and the average (by definition) tends to remove those peaks. I understand the logic and we'll use the Historic feature to get the data we need.

Created on Jun 21, 2012 8:05:02 PM

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