NSX-T Data Center logical switch metrics provide information about the traffic processed by NSX-T Data Center logical switches.

Metric Name Metric API Name Description
Dropped Rx Packets net.droppedRx.delta.summation.number The number of received packets dropped to total received packets.
Dropped Tx Packets net.droppedTx.delta.summation.number The number of transmitted packets dropped to total transmitted packets.
Multicast & Broadcast Rx Bytes net.multicastBroadcastRx.delta.summation.bytes Total number of received multicast & broadcast bytes.
Multicast & Broadcast Rx Packets net.multicastBroadcastRx.delta.summation.number Total number of received multicast & broadcast packets.
Multicast & Broadcast Tx Bytes net.multicastBroadcastTx.delta.summation.bytes Total number of transmitted multicast & broadcast bytes.
Multicast & Broadcast Tx Packets net.multicastBroadcastTx.delta.summation.number Total number of transmitted multicast & broadcast packets.
Rx Packet Drop Rate (%) net.packetDropReceived.ratio.average.percent Average ratio of received packets dropped to total received packets.
Rx Packets net.packetsRx.delta.summation.number Total number of received Packets during the time interval
Rx Unicast Packets net.unicastPacketsRx.delta.summation.number Average number of unicast packets received during the time interval.
Total Rx Bytes net.totalRx.delta.summation.bytes Sum of bytes received during the time interval.
Total Tx Bytes net.totalTx.delta.summation.bytes Sum of bytes transmitted during the time interval.
Tx Packet Drop Rate (%) net.packetDropTransmitted.ratio.average.percent Average ratio of transmitted packets dropped to total transmitted packets.
Tx Packets net.packetsTx.delta.summation.number Total number of packets transmitted during the time interval.
Tx Unicast Packets net.unicastPacketsTx.delta.summation.number Average number of unicast packets transmitted during the time interval.
Unicast Rx Bytes net.unicastRx.delta.summation.bytes Total volume of unicast packets received over the time interval, expressed in bytes.
Unicast Tx Bytes net.unicastTx.delta.summation.bytes Total volume of unicast packets transmitted over the time interval, expressed in bytes.