The above dashboard screenshot helps to monitor Firewall and Traffic statistics.
Some of the metrics are
Traffic Activity by number of IP addresses
- External Visitors
- Internal Users
- External Destinations
- Internal servers
It has a network diagram to put the statistics in context and reference.
The typical Google Analytics dashboard is very sophisticated in terms of showing the different cuts and views of the incoming traffic.
The above dashboard is geared towards Firewall traffic which makes it special.
For e.g the Firewall Filtered Traffic shows the hourly activity of blocked and accepted IP addresses.
The other metrics are
- Number of Different services affected
- Top 5 Accepted services by hit