Take the 2-minute tour ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I want to collect statistics on how big TCP packets are on incoming traffic.

The box is Windows 2008 R2.

I want to optimise NIC settings for the particulare shape of the traffic I have.

Anything else would you suggest to capture?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 2 down vote accepted

Install Microsoft Network Monitor and analyze the packets that way.

Microsoft Network Monitor

share|improve this answer
    
but thats just a sniffer... i am getting high number of packets. how can i effectively collect stats and calculate distribution of packet size? or you are talking to get 10 samples and calculate with Casio in hand... –  Boppity Bop Jun 8 '12 at 17:23
    
I could collect packet sizes. need to export them into excel somehow. –  Boppity Bop Jun 8 '12 at 21:46

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.