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Network General Sniffer Network Analyzer R5

Network General Sniffer Network Analyzer R5

Network General Sniffer Network Analyzer R5

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Item Details & Specifications

This Network General Sniffer Network Analyzer Revision 5 is used and in excellent condition.

It comes with (3) Floppy disks for Sniffer Ethernet-III installation, a IBM PCMCIA Ethernet card, with (1) Coaxial connector & (1) RJ45 connector, and all the accompanying paper work, manuals, etc.

Does not include the Ethernet card hardware driver CD.

Product Family Overview

Network General Sniffer Network Analyzer

  • Analysis of Network Equipment in Lab Environments Prior to Roll-Out on a Production Network
  • Rapid Network Troubleshooting: Pinpoints the Root Cause(s) of Network Problems, and Intelligently Defines and Explains Solutions to the Problem
  • Accurate Network Planning: Delivers Global Statistics Reports Over a User-Specified Period of Time, Thereby Tracking Day-to-Day Utilization to Effectively Plan for Change and Network Growth
  • Network Security Complement: Enhances the Effectiveness of Anti-Virus Engines and Intrusion Detection System (IDS) Products, Minimizing Detection Time and Maximizing Network Security


Identify and solve network performance issues anywhere, anytime with the go-anywhere Sniffer Network Analyzer technology. No matter how well-instrumented your enterprise network may be, it’s inevitable that performance issues may arise on a segment not monitored by a Sniffer Distributed appliance. Sniffer is a multi-topology, software-only family of network fault and performance management solutions ideally suited for a range of usage scenarios, including:

• Analysis of network equipment in lab environments prior to roll-out on a production network.
• Rapid network troubleshooting: Pinpoints the root cause(s) of network problems, and intelligently defines and explains solutions to the problem.
• Accurate network planning: Delivers global statistics reports over a user-specified period of time, thereby tracking day-to-day utilization to effectively plan for change and network growth.
• Network security complement: Enhances the effectiveness of anti-virus engines and Intrusion Detection System (IDS) products, minimizing detection time and maximizing network security.

By incorporating Expert analysis capabilities and advanced protocol decodes, Sniffer can determine, pinpoint, and analyze the toughest performance problems automatically. Sniffer Network Analyzer software runs on desktop, portable or notebook hardware platforms, and it can utilize advanced, custom hardware components to ensure full line rate capture capabilities.

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Network General Sniffer Network Analyzer R5

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  • Important Notice: Please note that any additional items included with this equipment such as accessories, manuals, cables, calibration data, software, etc. are specifically listed in the above Item Details & Specifications section and/or displayed in the photos of the equipment. Please contact one of our Customer Support Specialists if you have any questions about what is included with this equipment or if you require any additional information.