In addition to the Java client, LiveNX Web interface provides extensive capabilities to visualize the data including dashboard, topology and reporting with search and alerting. This document steps the user through the capabilities of the LiveNX web interface. Accessing the Web Interface
LiveNX web interface can be accessed by going to: https://LiveNX_Server_Name_or_IP
LiveNX provides users the ability to define their own custom dashboard which can be used for Network Operations Center. LiveNX Dashboard allows users to quickly review the network infrastructure and current health. Being able to review network performance at a glance allows users and admins to address critical sites quickly and easily. Running
additional drill down reports and being able to go to the corresponding critical sites allows users to rapidly remedy network performance issues.
When a user logs in for the first time using the browser, a welcome dialog will prompt the user to complete network discovery and apply network semantics. Network discovery and semantics are defined using the Java client.
A total of 12 widgets can be added to the dashboard. Once widgets are added, the NOC dashboard will be as shown below.
The time range for all data queries on the custom dashboard is fixed to 15 mins with the page updating every 5 mins. Users can simply click on the Add Widget button which provides users the ability to select from multiple options.
The different widget categories that can be added to the dashboard include:
- Top Sites
- Top WAN applications
- Top Interfaces
- Site Status Map
- LiveNX status
- Top Devices
- LiveUX Status
- Top Alerts
- Site Utilization
- App Group (DSCP) Bandwidth
- Service Provider Utilization
- Site Performance
- App Group (DSCP) Performance
- Service Provider Performance
Users can dynamically move the widgets and change the layout of the dashboard.
Users can click on the dashboard which expands the dashboard in an operations center mode.
Users can simply click on any element within a widget to drill deeper into the details about the device or interface.