Understand interface details
SAM offers the added ability to monitor Windows based interfaces using WMI.
Navigate to the Interface Details page
- On the Web Console, click My Dashboards > Home.
- In the All Nodes resource, click Manage Nodes.
- From the Show drop down list, select Interfaces.
- Click on an interface in the list.
The Interface Details page comes with a variety of resources and charts that provide details about the interface being monitored. Most are self-explanatory. Those that are not are listed below:
Using the Enterprise Operations Console (EOC) with a standalone version of SAM 5.5 or earlier will not allow interfaces to be monitored via WMI. For more information, refer to the following KB article: https://support.solarwinds.com/?title=Success_Center/Server_%26_Application_Monitor_(SAM)/Monitored_interfaces_are_not_displayed_in_EOC_with_standalone_SAM_5.5