Monitoring points are available either as physical devices or as software or virtual devices. If the monitoring point you’re looking for is not listed here, check out the Monitoring point feature comparison - Legacy page.

Physical monitoring points

General capability

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
1 Gbps monitoring ports              
— RJ45 4 4 6 6 5 6
— Delivery/Experience ports 2 2 2 2 1 2
— Usage port pairs 1 1 2 2 2 2
10 Gbps monitoring ports              
— RJ45 2
— SFP+ (included) 2
— SFP+ (not included) 2
— Delivery/Experience ports 1 1 1
— Usage ports 1(1) 1 1(1)
QSFP monitoring ports              
— QSFP 2(2)
— Delivery/Experience ports 1
— Usage ports 1(1)
Wireless networks 1 1 4
Admin API Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Access Control Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
VLAN Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multiple static IPs Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
IPv6 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
LDAP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes

Footnotes:
1. Can be converted to a Delivery/Experience port.
2. These ports are QSFP slots and require a QSFP module

Delivery monitoring

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Delivery monitoring Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Max WAN paths 200 200 200 250 250 250 250
Max LAN paths 300 300 300 600 600 600 600

Path Plus

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Path Plus Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Path Test Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Voice delivery

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Voice delivery Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Concurrent calls @G.726 50 50 100 100 100 100 100
Concurrent calls @non-G.726 100 100 200 200 200 200 200

Video delivery

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Video delivery Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Experience monitoring

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Experience monitoring Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Base application licenses 5 5 15 45 60 45 200
Selenium scripting Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Selectable source interface Yes Yes Yes No Yes No Yes
Script preview Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wireless reauthentication Yes Yes Yes No No No No

Usage monitoring

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Usage monitoring Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Out-of-band setup ports (1Gbps) 1 1 2 2 2 2
Out-of-band setup ports (10Gbps) 1 1 2
Inline setup port pairs (1Gbps) 1 1 2 2 2 2
Flows per second 5K 5K 10K 5K 50K 50K 50K
User resolution Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Packet capture

Feature m35 m50 m70 r45 r90 r400 r1000
Packet capture Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Software and virtual monitoring points

General capability

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
1 Gbps monitoring ports 1 4(1) 2
— Delivery/Experience ports 1 3 1
— Usage ports 1 1
10 Gbps monitoring ports 3(1)
— Delivery/Experience ports 3
— Usage ports
Wireless networks
Admin API No Yes Yes
Access Control No Yes Yes
VLAN No Yes Yes
Multiple static IPs No Yes Yes
IPv6 No Yes Yes

Footnotes:
1. The v35 (KVM) can support up to four ports. Up to three of these can be 10Gbps. Only Intel 82599 and X500 series 10Gbps NICs are supported.

Delivery monitoring

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Delivery monitoring Yes(1) Yes Yes
Max WAN paths 50 200 200
Max LAN paths 200 300 300

Footnotes:
1. On Windows machines, the s35 is qualified to be used at a maximum speed of 100 Mbps whether it is a path source or target. Also, Windows machines not running the s35, but that are used as path targets, are also qualified to be used at a maximum speed of 100 Mbps.

Path Plus

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Path Plus Yes Yes Yes
Path Test No Yes Yes

Voice delivery

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Voice delivery Yes(1) Yes Yes
Concurrent calls @G.726 25 25 25
Concurrent calls @non-G.726 25 25 25

Footnotes:
1. The s35 does not support voice testing when installed on a virtual machine.

Video delivery

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Video delivery Yes(1) Yes Yes

Footnotes:
1. The s35 does not support video testing when installed on a virtual machine.

Experience monitoring

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Experience monitoring No Yes Yes
Base application licenses 5 5
Selenium scripting Yes Yes
Selectable source interface No No
Script preview Yes Yes
Wireless reauthentication No No

Usage monitoring

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Usage monitoring No Yes Yes
Out-of-band setup ports (1Gbps) 1 1
Inline setup ports (1Gbps)
Flows per second 5K 5K
User resolution Yes Yes

Packet capture

Feature s35 v35
(KVM)
v35
(VMware)
Packet capture No Yes Yes