PRTG and CISCO IP SLA

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I have a simple IP SLA as follows: ip sla 100 icmp-echo 192.xxx.xxx.xxx timeout 100 frequency 1 IP SLA schedule 100 life forever start-time now, but I see that sensor "Scanning Interval" is at leaset 30. How can I understand how long is my downtime? Does the tool calculate the difference in packet (loss) over the last 30 seconds? Which parameters does it use to compute the downtime ?

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Created on Feb 13, 2011 5:50:26 PM by  aesposito (0) 1

Last change on Feb 14, 2011 10:42:46 AM by  Daniel Zobel [Paessler Support] (24,941) 3 3



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Hello,

you can define shorter scanning intervals in PRTG under "Setup"->"System Administration"->"System & Website"->"Scanning Intervals". The "Downtime" on an IPSLA-Sensor refers to the IP-SLA not necessarily, that the device is down itself.

Best Regards.

Created on Feb 15, 2011 4:22:14 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support] (19,480) 3 1



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