Category Archives: MRTG

How to set a network performance baseline for network monitoring

Why the need for a network performance baseline? In the simplest terms, a network performance baseline is a set of metrics used in network performance monitoring to define the normal working conditions of an enterprise network infrastructure. Engineers use network … Continue reading

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MRTG data storage

MRTG stores the following granularities of data: 600 5-minute samples:  covering  2   days and 2 hours 600 30-minute samples: covering 12.5 days 600 2-hour samples:   covering  50   days 732 1-day samples:   covering  732   days Because these ranges are appended,(collected linearly one after the other), … Continue reading

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