NFA Console

To start using the NFA console, open a browser window and enter the server name or IP address of the server that hosts the NFA console:
nfa1000
To start using the NFA console, open a browser window and enter the server name or IP address of the server that hosts the NFA console:
http://<IP_Address>
You are prompted to log in when you first access the NFA console. You can get the 
DX NetOps
 server name or IP address and your login information from your Administrator.
If you are logging in for the first time, you can use the predefined administrator account:
  • Login: 
    admin
     
  • Password: 
    admin
     
When you log in to the NFA console, the 
Interfaces
 page opens. You can open the primary pages from the NFA console menu:
  • Enterprise Overview
     Page: Quickly determine whether any of the interfaces in your network are nearing or have surpassed an acceptable utilization level.
  • Interfaces
     Page: Select one or more interfaces and run reports.
  • Custom Reporting
     Page: Define and run Custom Reports.
  • Flow Forensics
     Page: Define and run reports on raw data.
  • Analysis
     Page: Create proactive troubleshooting reports designed to compare collected network data to a threshold, identifying potential bottlenecks, anomalies, and viruses.
  • Site to Site
     Page: Define and run Site to Site reports.
  • Administration
     Page: Perform administrative tasks for 
    DX NetOps
     
    .
     
As you use the navigation links to move between console pages, some product settings are saved and other settings are cleared as you leave the page. For example, when you navigate to 
Enterprise Overview
Interfaces
, or 
Flow Forensics
 pages, the previous settings are preserved. As you navigate to 
Custom Reporting
Analysis
Site to Site
, or 
Administration
, your previous settings are cleared and the default values are restored.