Span Configuration

This section covers how and where to deploy Plixer FlowPro, Plixer FlowPro APM, and Plixer FlowPro Defender.

Span ports



Monitoring a 1Gb interface requires two (2) 1Gb spans to the Plixer FlowPro: one for ingress and one for egress flows (see Ingress, Egress, and Observation Domain Configuration for more information).

Plixer FlowPro

Visibility where you need it.


Plixer FlowPro APM

Application Performance Monitoring


Plixer FlowPro Defender

Security through watching DNS and HTTP traffic