This command is used to display vPort statistics including the number of incoming, and outgoing packets.

Syntax   vport-stats-show

time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss

The a point in tjme for displaying historical information.

start-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss

The start time for vPort history collection.

end-time date/time: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss

The end time for vPort history collection.

duration duration: #d#h#m#s

The duration to collect the vPort history.

interval duration: #d#h#m#s

The intervals to collect vPort history.


Specifies to display all of the vPort history since collection began on the fabric.

older-than duration: #d#h#m#s

Specifies to display vPort information older than a specific duration.

within-last duration: #d#h#m#s

Specifies to display vPort information with a specific duration.

switch-id node name

The switch ID for collecting vPort statistics.

hostname hostname-string

The host name statistics.

ip ip-address

The IP address statistics.

mac mac-address

The MAC address assigned to the vPort.

vnet vnet name

The vNET statistics.

bd bridge-domain-name 

Bridge Domain connections.

vlan vlan-id

The VLAN statistics. Range is 0..4095.

vxlan vxlan-id

The VXLAN statistics. Range is 0..16777215.

entity entity-string

The VM or VM Kernel device name.

vnic-type untagged|tagged|trunked|vm-mgmt|vm-kernel|vMotion|vSAN|FTL|    rep|p-NFC|r-NFC|mgmt|unknown

The vNic attached to VM traffic type.

vs-type none|host-vs|distributed-vs|unknown

The Virtual Switch type.

ibytes ibytes-number

The number of incoming bytes.

ipkts ipkts-number

The number of incoming packets.

idiscards idiscards-number

The number of incoming packets discarded.

ierrs ierrs-number

The number of incoming packets with errors..

obytes obytes-number

The number of outoing bytes.

opkts opkts-number

The number of outoing packets.

odiscards odiscards-number

The number of outgoing packets discarded.

oerrs oerrs-number

The number of outgoing packets with errors.

count count-number

The statistics count.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI


Version 2.3

Command introduced.

Version 2.4.1

The parameter count added.

Version 2.5.4

The parameters entity, vnic-type, and vs-type added.

Usage   Use this command to display vPort statistics.

Examples  To generate a report, use the following syntax:

CLI (network-admin@switch) > vport-stats-show format time,ip,entity,type,vnic-type

 time           ip            entity     status    vnic-type    ibytes ipkts obytes opkts      

 -------------- ------------- --------  ---------  ----------   ------ ----- ------ -----

 08-26,13:52:16     MyTestVM  vm         tagged       31.7K  507   112K   1.86K    

 08-28,10:20:54  vmk1      vm-kernel  vMotion,VSAN            

 08-25,23:16:27     vmk2      vm-kernel  VSAN