Security/Monitoring Mirrors


Manage Mirror


Selecting Manager → Security/Monitoring → Manage Mirror displays the Manage Mirror dashboard with a list of any existing Mirror settings.


UNUM provides access to specific feature help documentation via the Help Button  icon.


Select the desired Fabric from the left side navigation bar and the dashboard updates showing all Mirror entries from all switches within the Fabric.


Note: If no entries exist a "No Data Exists" message is displayed. You must first configure an entry on a switch. Prerequisite settings and configuration may be required.



The dashboard displays a list of existing Mirror entries by Switch.


Additional parameters include: Name, Enable, Other Egress Out,Span Encap, Span Local IP, Span Remote IP, Span Src MAC, Span Dst MAC, ID, Out Port, In Port and Loopback Port.



Manager Security/Monitoring Mirror Fabric Dashboard


Select the desired switch from the fabric and the dashboard updates automatically with Mirror settings.


The dashboard displays a list of existing Mirrors by name.


Manager Security/Monitoring Mirror Switch Dashboard


The dashboard displays a list of existing Mirror entries by Name.


Additional parameters include: Enable, Other Egress Out,Span Encap, Span Local IP, Span Remote IP, Span Src MAC, Span Dst MAC, ID, Out Port, In Port and Loopback Port.


Mirrors are added by selecting Create Mirror Ports and Flows.


Manager Security/Monitoring Create Mirror


To add a Mirror click Create Mirror Ports and Flows and enter the configuration parameters which include:


  • Name – name of the mirror
  • enable – (checkbox) – mirror state - default enable
  • out-port – outgoing traffic port
  • in-port – incoming traffic port


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


Additional field parameters are modified by clicking on the  icon for Additional Fields.  Additional fields include:

  • filtering – port, vflow-and-port, vflow-or-port  –  filter traffic policy
  • span-local-ip – local IP v4 address
  • span-remote-ip – remote IP v4 address
  • direction – bidirection, egress, ingress – direction of mirrored traffic
  • out-trunk – outgoing traffic trunk
  • other-egress-out  – (checkbox) – allow other traffic out - default prevent
  • span - encap – none, over-ip, over vlan - mirror span type - default none
  • span-src-mac – source MAC address for the span
  • span-dst-mac – destination MAC address for the span
  • span-tagging-vlan – mirror span vlan tagging ID - default none
  • span-tos – mirror span tos - default none
  • nvie-mirror – (checkbox) - Mark this mirror as NVIE mirror used to mirror traffic to NVIW Virtual Machine


Manager Security/Monitoring Create Mirror - Additional Parameters



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.


Manager Security/Monitoring Create Mirror Interactive Port Selector


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



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



To delete a Mirror use Delete by selecting the Cog  icon. A confirmation message requires an acknowledgment to continue deletion.


Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without making any changes.


Manager Security/Monitoring Enable Mirror


Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without making any changes.


To obtain detailed information about a Mirror click on an entry in the dashboard. A Details pane opens displaying the configuration information of the Mirror. Scroll through the list and click X to return to the dashboard.


Manager Security/Monitoring Mirror Details


To modify a Mirror use Edit by selecting the Cog  icon to make changes to the Mirror parameters which include: 


  • enable – (checkbox) – mirror state - default enable
  • out-port – outgoing traffic port
  • in-port – incoming traffic port



Manager Security/Monitoring Modify Mirror


Additional field parameters are modified by clicking on the  icon for Additional Fields.  Additional fields include:

  • filtering – port, vflow-and-port, vflow-or-port  –  filter traffic policy
  • span-local-ip – local IP v4 address
  • span-remote-ip – remote IP v4 address
  • direction – bidirection, egress, ingress – direction of mirrored traffic
  • out-trunk – outgoing traffic trunk
  • other-egress-out  – (checkbox) – allow other traffic out - default prevent
  • span - encap – none, over-ip, over vlan - mirror span type - default none
  • span-src-mac – source MAC address for the span
  • span-dst-mac – destination MAC address for the span
  • span-tagging-vlan – mirror span vlan tagging ID - default none
  • span-tos – mirror span tos - default none
  • nvie-mirror – (checkbox) - Mark this mirror as NVIE mirror used to mirror traffic to NVIW Virtual Machine


Manager Security/Monitoring Modify Mirror - Additional Parameters


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 Modify Mirror Interactive Port Selector


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



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



To delete a Mirror use Delete by selecting the Cog  icon. A confirmation message requires an acknowledgment to continue deletion.


Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without making any changes.


Manager Security/Monitoring Enable Mirror