Sniffer Pro Network Optimization & Troubleshooting Handbook

Sniffer Pro Network Optimization & Troubleshooting Handbook

1st Edition - August 16, 2002

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  • Author: Syngress
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080480985

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Sniffer Network Optimization and Troubleshooting Handbook introduces the reader to the vast functionality of the suite of Sniffer Solutions from Network Associates but ultimately focuses on the affordable and most widely used Sniffer Product - Sniffer Pro LAN Network Analyzer. This book begins with the basic features of Sniffer Pro LAN and then moves the reader through the impressive tips and tools available for gathering data, analyzing, troubleshooting, resolving and securing problems on their network. Sniffer from Network Associates is a suite of tools including Sniffer Portable Analysis Suite, Sniffer Distributed Analysis Suite, Sniffer Reporting, Sniffer Optical, and Sniffer Wireless. With a clear market leadership, Sniffer Solutions are employed in over 80% of the enterprise networks of the Fortune 100. Sniffer has also received wide industry acclaim from the experts and its everyday users. In 2000 Sniffer was named one of the 10 most computer products of the decade by Network Computing Magazine. It also received the "Editor's Choice" award from PC Magazine during the second quarter of 2001. Over 60,000 individuals have taken advantage of the educational services offered by Sniffer Technologies - aptly named Sniffer University. Coupled with the introduction of the Sniffer Certified Professional Program (SCPP) as a replacement for the popular CNX (Certified Network Expert) certification, an aptitude with Sniffer Solutions is a "must-have" for system administrators.

Key Features

  • Offers comprehensive coverage of Sniffer Pro LAN
  • Supplemental study materials for the SCPP certification track. As of April 2001, the CNX certifications track became inactive. Current CNXs looking to update their certifications to the new SCPP track are going to need to bring themselves up to speed on the new offerings from the Sniffer family of products before desertification
  • Up to the Minute Web-based Support. Once the reader understands the concepts of network hardware, configuration, and implementation, they can receive up-to-the minute links, white papers, and analysis for one year at

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Introduction to Sniffer
    Chapter 2: Installing Sniffer Pro
    Chapter 3:The Sniffer Pro Interface
    Chapter 4: Configuring Sniffer to Monitor Network Applications
    Chapter 5: Monitoring the Performance of the Network
    Chapter 6: Capturing Network Data for Analysis
    Chapter 7: Analyzing Network Issues
    Chapter 8: Triggers & Alarms
    Chapter 9: Reporting
    Chapter 10: Using Filters
    Chapter 11 Troubleshooting Network Techniques
    Chapter 12: Troubleshooting Traffic & Applications with Security in Mind
    Chapter 13: Troubleshooting Traffic for Network Optimization

Product details

  • No. of pages: 560
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Syngress 2002
  • Published: August 16, 2002
  • Imprint: Syngress
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080480985

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