Edit sFlow settings

You can edit sFlow settings from the Logical Interconnects or Logical Interconnect Groups screen. The sFlow configuration created in the logical interconnect group is inherited from the associated logical interconnects. A logical interconnect can be made consistent with the parent logical interconnect group by selecting Actions > Update from group .

Privileges: Infrastructure administrator or Network administrator
  1. From the main menu, select Logical Interconnects.
  2. Select Actions > Edit and scroll to the sFlow section.
  3. Select Enabled.
  4. Select a network to send the sFlow traffic to the collectors.

    The network that you select must be part of an Ethernet uplink set.

  5. Select an IP address to configure the sFlow agent.

    You can choose to either use a DHCP, IP pool, or a static address.

  6. Click Add Collectors to configure collectors as sFlow analyzers for the selected ports.
    1. Enter the collector name, IP address, and port.
    2. Enter the maximum datagram size that can be sent in a single sFlow UDP datagram.
    3. Enter the maximum header size of the sFlow UDP datagram.
    4. Select Enabled.
  7. Click Add Ports to configure the ports.
    1. Select the collector from the drop-down.
    2. Enable and configure the sampling rate and direction for the ports selected in the interconnect modules.
    3. Enable and configure the polling interval to collect traffic counters at the selected ports.
  8. Click OK.
  9. Verify your changes in the General view of Logical Interconnects or Logical Interconnect Groups screen.