Security/Monitoring Create Mirror


Create Mirror


Selecting Overview → Manage → Security/Monitoring → Create Mirror displays the Create Mirror dashboard.


Manage Security/Monitoring Create Mirror Dashboard


To create a Mirror enter the configuration parameters which include:


  • Switch – IP address or name of switch
  • Name – name of the mirror


Optional parameters include:


  • Direction – ingress, egress or bidirectional
  • Filtering - – port, vflow-and-port, vflow-or-port
  • In-port – select port from 1 through n
  • Out Port – select port from 1 through n
  • Packet Engine – IP address or name of Packet Engine
  • Span Encap – none, over-ip, over vlan
    • over-ip – when selected the following parameters are available:
      • VLAN –  mirror span vlan tagging ID – default is none
      • TOS – mirror span tos – default is none
      • Duration – in minutes
      • Source Mac – source MAC address for the span
      • Destination Mac – destination MAC address for the span
      • Span Local IP – local IPv4 address
      • Span Remote IP – remote IPv4 address
    • over-vlan – when selected the following parameters are available:
      • VLAN –  mirror span vlan tagging ID – default is none
      • TOS – mirror span tos – default is none
      • Duration – in minutes
  • Duration – in minutes


Interactive Port Selector


Click the Edit icon to display and select a range of ports.


Click the desired ports and click Apply to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without applying any changes.


Manage Security/Monitoring Create Mirror Interactive Port Selector


Click Save to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without saving any changes.


When the Mirror is successfully added the system will return you to the Manage Mirror dashboard (described above).


Note: The Edit icon referred to in this section is represented by the pencil icon .