RE: [load balancing] F5 BigIP MIB

From: tony bourke (tonyIZZATvegan.net)
Date: Wed Feb 28 2001 - 18:49:26 EST

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    Octets is the same as byte... octet = 8 bits, oct = 8... etc...

    Tony

    On Wed, 28 Feb 2001, Chris
    Kirby wrote:

    > Is OctetsIn the same as BitsIn? I had thought they were different. If
    > I'm obtaining this info from MRTG, would I use OctetsIn or OctetsIn32?
    >
    > Thanks!
    >
    >
    > Chris.
    >
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Doug Sebastian [mailto:d.sebastianIZZATf5.com]
    > Sent: Wednesday, February 28, 2001 4:47 PM
    > To: 'lb-lIZZATvegan.net'
    > Subject: RE: [load balancing] F5 BigIP MIB
    >
    >
    > Chis,
    > The virtualServer Table has four OIDs for octets in and out.
    > These oids have the data for bytes in and out. The OIDs suffixed with
    > Hi32 are the upper 32 bits of precision for the counters. Internal
    > to BIG-IP the data is stored in 64 bit counters. The OIDs for these
    > counters in both ascii and numeric format follow.
    >
    > .iso.org.dod.internet.private.enterprises.f5.f5systems.loadbal.virtualServer
    > .virtualServerTable.virtualServerEntry.virtualServerOctetsIn
    >
    > .1.3.6.1.4.1.3375.1.1.3.2.1.13
    >
    > .iso.org.dod.internet.private.enterprises.f5.f5systems.loadbal.virtualServer
    > .virtualServerTable.virtualServerEntry.virtualServerOctetsOut
    >
    > .1.3.6.1.4.1.3375.1.1.3.2.1.14
    >
    > .iso.org.dod.internet.private.enterprises.f5.f5systems.loadbal.virtualServer
    > .virtualServerTable.virtualServerEntry.virtualServerOctetsInHi32
    >
    > .1.3.6.1.4.1.3375.1.1.3.2.1.24
    >
    > .iso.org.dod.internet.private.enterprises.f5.f5systems.loadbal.virtualServer
    > .virtualServerTable.virtualServerEntry.virtualServerOctetsOutHi32
    >
    > .1.3.6.1.4.1.3375.1.1.3.2.1.25
    >
    > Regards,
    > Doug Sebastian
    > F5 Networks
    >
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Chris Kirby [mailto:ckirbyIZZATstreetviews.com]
    > Sent: Wednesday, February 28, 2001 9:03 PM
    > To: 'lb-lIZZATvegan.net'
    > Subject: [load balancing] F5 BigIP MIB
    >
    >
    >
    > While browsing the F5 BIGIG MIB tree, I can't seem to find any OID for
    > bitsin
    > and bitsout for a virtual server in 1.3.6.1.4.1.3376.1.1.3.2.1 . I do see
    > info for
    > packetsin and packetsout however but it's not quite what I'm looking for as
    > I
    > want to monitor bandwidth.
    >
    > Do I need to upgrade the snmp agent or is it available in another OID? I can
    > see it by referring tot he virtual server interface "number" but I would
    > like to
    > refer to the IP directly (using the above OID) in case if they get
    > re-numbered.
    >
    > Also, what is the difference between PacketsIn and PacketsInHi32? Not
    > sure what the Hi32 means.
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    > Chris.
    >

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