SD-WAN Orchestrator provides monitoring functionality that enables you to observe various performance and operational characteristics of VMware SD-WAN Edges. Monitoring functionality is accessible in Monitor area of the navigation panel.
Monitor Navigation Panel The following monitoring capabilities are displayed under Monitor in the navigation panel.
Network Overview The Network Overview feature helps to monitor networks by checking the Edge and Link (activated Edge) status summary. Clicking Monitor > Network Overview in the navigation panel opens the Network Overview screen, which provides a visual summary about the enterprises running SD-WAN Edge devices, Non VMware SD-WAN Sites, profiles, segments, software versions, and their system configuration time and run time statuses.
Monitor Edges You can monitor the status of Edges and view the details of each Edge like the WAN links, top applications used by the Edges, usage data through the network sources and traffic destinations, business priority of network traffic, system information, details of Gateways connected to the Edge, and so on.
Monitor Network Services You can view the details of configured network services for an enterprise from the Monitor > Network Services page in the Enterprise portal.
Monitor Routing The Routing feature ( Monitor > Routing > Multicast tab) displays Multicast Group and Multicast Edge information.
Monitor Alerts SD-WAN Orchestrator provides an alert function to notify one or more Enterprise Administrators (or other support users) when a problem occurs. You can access this functionality by clicking Alerts under Monitor in the navigation panel.
Monitor Events The Events page in the navigation panel displays the events generated by the SD-WAN Orchestrator. These events can help you determine the operational status of the VMware system.
Monitor Reports The Monitoring dashboard in the Enterprise portal allows to generate reports with overall network summary along with information on SD-WAN traffic and transport distribution. The reports enable the analysis of your network.