Interface Bits metric shows more throughput than allowed
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Interface Bits metric shows more throughput than allowed


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CA Performance Management - Usage and Administration DX NetOps


A Trend View Chart in DX NetOps Performance Management (PM) Performance Center (PC) web UI Portal is showing 260Gbps inbound on a 10Gig circuit.

The Speed is set correctly on the device for the interface.

The interface is supported correctly by the "High Speed Interface" Vendor Certification.


All supported DX NetOps Performance Management releases


When enabling Detailed Poll Logging for the problem interface we see these excessively high values returned from the device from the ifHCInOctets.

We see here very high values, well over the 10GB the interface is configured for, coming back from the device during every 5 minute poll cycle.

  • Jun 24 13:16:07.690: = 4718805373148595296
  • Jun 24 13:21:07.689: = 4718776257587863151
  • Jun 24 13:26:07.708: = 4718749719009590273


Resolve issue on device to resolve issue with incorrect data in PM web UI Portal reports.

Additional Information

Enable and download logging from DCDebug in Performance Management