Network Performance Chart

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    The Network chart displays historical statistics on network usage for the selected infrastructure object.

    Network Performance Chart

    Host

    The following table provides information on predefined views and counters that apply to hosts.

    Chart View

    Counter

    Measurement Unit

    Description

    Network Usage

    Network Receive Rate

    KB/s

    Rate at which data is received across each physical NIC instance on a host. The counter represents the bandwidth of the network.

    Network Transmit Rate

    KB/s

    Rate at which data is transmitted across each physical NIC instance on a host.

    Network Usage

    KB/s

    Network utilization, sum of data received and transmitted across all physical NIC instances connected to a host.

    Network Transfer Rate (Packets)

    Received Packets per Second

    Number

    Average number of packets received per second across each physical NIC instance on a host.

    Transmitted Packets per Second

    Number

    Average number of packets transmitted per second across each physical NIC instance on a host.

    Dropped and Error Packets

    Packet Receive Errors

    Number

    Number of packets with errors received.

    Packet Transmit Errors

    Number

    Number of packets with errors transmitted.

    Receive Packets Dropped

    Number

    Number of receives dropped.

    Total Errors

    Number

    Total number of packets with errors received and transmitted.

    Total Packets Dropped

    Number

    Total number of dropped packets.

    Transmit Packets Dropped

    Number

    Number of transmits dropped.

    Virtual Machine

    The following table provides information on predefined views and counters that apply to VMs.

    Chart View

    Counter

    Measurement Unit

    Description

    Network Usage

    Network Receive Rate

    KB/s

    Rate at which data is received across the vNIC instance on a VM. The counter represents the bandwidth of the network.

    Network Transmit Rate

    KB/s

    Rate at which data is transmitted across the vNIC instance on a VM.

    Network Usage

    KB/s

    Network utilization, sum of data received and transmitted across all vNIC instances on a VM.

    Network Transfer Rate (Packets)

    Received Packets per Second

    Number

    Average number of packets received per second by each vNIC instance on a VM.

    Transmitted Packets per Second

    Number

    Average number of packets transmitted per second by each vNIC instance on a VM.

    For objects that are parent to ESXi hosts and VMs, Veeam ONE Client displays rollup values.
    Charts for folders, clusters, datacenters, vCenter Servers display rollup values for all hosts in the container. Chart for a resource pool displays rollup values for all VMs in the resource pool.