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IP V4 & IP V6 Traffic Separation



Hi there Can i crate 2 separate custom SNMP sensors for separately calculating IP V4 & IP V6 traffic on an interface in a Cisco device? If so, whould you please help me what OID should i use for each one? Thanks a lot

custom-sensor ip-v4 ip-v6 oid traffic-separation

Created on Aug 6, 2019 2:04:52 PM

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Hello Hossein,

As you asked for a particular OID, that's not possible. SNMP does not evaluate the content of the packets, just the throughput.

If you want to differentiate between the traffic types, I recommend to configure your device to forward the data to a PRTG Probe via a mirror port. You can than apply Filter Rules for Packet Sniffer Sensors, like


Kind regards,
Felix Saure, Tech Support Team

Created on Aug 7, 2019 6:56:13 AM by  Felix Saure [Paessler Support]

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