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Custom interface charts

In addition to the default charts provided with any Orion Platform products, SolarWinds NPM provides the following interface‑related charts you can customize for your own use.

To add an interface chart to a view dealing with monitored interfaces, add the Custom Interface Chart resource. See Add resources and columns to views, and define subviews.

Discards and errors charts

The following charts are available to display information about discards and errors on monitored interfaces.

  • In/Out Discards – Step Chart
  • In/Out Errors – Step Chart
  • In/Out Errors and Discards – Step Chart

Percent utilization charts

The following charts are available to display percent utilization information for monitored interfaces.

  • Min/Max/Average Percent Utilization
  • Min/Max/Average Transmitted + Received Traffic Percent Utilization
  • Percent Utilization – Line Chart
  • Percent Utilization – Step Chart

Traffic charts

The following charts are available to display information about interface traffic, including multicast traffic, on monitored devices.

  • Average bps – Line Chart
  • Average bps – Step Chart
  • Average Packets per Second
  • Min/Max/Average bps In/Out
  • Min/Max/Average bps Received
  • Min/Max/Average bps Transmitted
  • Min/Max/Average bps Transmit+Receive
  • Min/Max/Average bps Transmit+Receive Percent Utilization
  • Min/Max/Average Packets In/Out
  • Multicast Traffic
  • Total Bytes Transferred
  • Total Packets Transmitted/Received

Other charts

The following charts also display information about monitored interfaces.

  • Custom Interface Chart enables you to create your own custom interface chart.
  • Multiple Object Chart enables you to create your own custom charts that compare data for multiple monitored objects.