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I have a Juniper SSG320M running ScreenOS 6.2 (actually 2 of them in an HA active/passive).

I want to measure the bandwidth consumed on one of the interfaces, and throw an alarm if that exceeds a certain threshold (e.g. >1Mbit/sec). Is there some way to do this with the native functionality in ScreenOS? I searched for this, but could not find an answer.

Note that I am interested in both ingress and egress bandwidth.

Edit: Any type of alarm will do. It can simply be a message in the log that I can grep for later.

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    Are you looking for any specific type of notification? – Ryan Foley Jan 28 '14 at 18:54
  • @Fizzle Question updated. – myron-semack Jan 28 '14 at 19:37
  • Did any answer help you? if so, you should accept the answer so that the question doesn't keep popping up forever, looking for an answer. Alternatively, you could provide and accept your own answer. – Ron Maupin Aug 9 '17 at 1:46
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You can set alarm thresholds on policy rules1. Would that suffice? I haven't found another way to do this. I would use an external host and read the counters using SNMP.

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