| Observer Standard
| Observer Expert
| Observer Suite
| Observer Reporting Server
Ensure Accurate SAN Captures
For the best in Storage Area Network analysis, Viavi Solutions brings award-winning analysis technology together with superior hardware appliances. Our proprietary Gen2 card ensures accurate captures on fully saturated SAN systems.
Fibre Channel Analysis Advantages:
- Monitor up to two full-duplex links independently or in aggregate
- Obtain full-duplex, wire-speed capture statistics (See the Video)
- Utilize the largest memory buffer in the industry
- Gain in-depth analysis through real-time metrics (See the Video)
- Maximize analysis with 64-bit technology
Set Expert Thresholds and Track Metrics
Monitor your SAN environment as easily as Ethernet or WAN:
- Decode Fibre Channel protocols * Monitor over 30 Fibre Channel statistics
- Track application performance
- Set alarms for proactive alerts
- Receive Expert help on 20 SAN-specific issues
- Review aggregate SAN health summaries
- Perform long-term trending and reporting
- Drill down to isolate conversations or transactions
With Observer you can set thresholds on all Fibre Channel events, including session delays on arbitrated loop, audio/video, link data, avionics, virtual interface, and more.
Fibre Channel Form Factors
- Fiber Channel Probe Appliance: Provides complete monitoring and analysis for FC links. Reports to any Observer Expert or Observer Suite console on the network.
- Fibre Channel Portable: A portable system that includes all necessary hardware and software for real-time, in-line, wire-speed capture and analysis.
- GigaStor-SAN: A retrospective network analysis appliance with almost unlimited storage capacity. Troubleshoot even the most complex Fibre Channel issues.