F5 System Throughputs Test

This test tracks the throughput of the applications that were load balanced by the target traffic manager.

Target of the test : A Big-IP/F5 Local Traffic Manager

Agent deploying the test : A remote agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for the target traffic manager that is being monitored

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed

Host

The IP address of the traffic manager

Port

The port number on which the traffic manager is listening. By default, this is NULL.

Measurements made by the test
Measurements Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Service data rate

Indicates the rate at which data through the traffic manager was serviced.

Kbps

 

Average service data rate

Indicates the average rate at which data through the traffic manager was serviced.

Kbps

 

Data received rate

Indicates rate at which data was received by the traffic manager.

Kbps

 

Average data received rate

Indicates the average rate at which data was received by the traffic manager.

Kbps

 

Data transmitted rate

Indicates the rate at which data was transmitted from the traffic manager.

Kbps

 

Average data transmitted rate

Indicates the average rate at which data was transmitted from the traffic manager.

Kbps

 

Service packets rate

Indicates the rate at which packets were serviced through the traffic manager.

Packets/sec

 

Average service packets rate

Indicates the average rate at which packets were serviced through the traffic manager.

Packets/sec

 

Packets received rate

Indicates the rate at which packets were received by the traffic manager.

Packets/sec

 

Average packets received rate

Indicates the average rate at which packets were received by the traffic manager.

Packets/sec

 

Packtes transmitted rate

Indicates the rate at which packets were transmitted from the traffic manager.

Packets/sec

 

Average packets transmitted rate

Indicates the average rate at which packets were transmitted from the traffic manager.

Packets/sec

 

HTTP requests rate

Indicates the rate at which HTTP requests were received by the traffic manager.

Requests/sec

 

Average http requests rate

Indicates the average rate at which HTTP requests were received by the traffic manager.

Requests/sec

 

SSL transaction rate

Indicates the rate at which SSL transactions were made through the traffic manager.

Transactions/sec

 

Average SSL transaction rate

Indicates the average rate at which SSL transactions were made through the traffic manager.

Transactions/sec