Client Live Monitoring

Click Go Live to start live monitoring of the client. Live monitoring is supported only if the Instant AP is running 8.4.0.0 firmware version. Live monitoring stops after 15 minutes. At any point, you can click Stop Live to go back to the historical view.

The following data gets updated every 5 seconds after you start the live monitoring:

Live Health Bar

The Live Health Bar is present in the Summary page only for a wireless client. It provides live data every 5 seconds for a session duration of 15 minutes.

To launch the Live Health Bar, complete the following steps:

  1. In the Aruba Central app, set the filter to one of the options under Groups, Labels, or Sites. For all devices, set the filter to Global.

    The dashboard context for the selected filter is displayed.

  2. Under Manage, click Clients.

    The All Clients page is displayed. The clients overview page is displayed in List view. By default, the Clients table displays a unified list of clients.

  3. Click the name of the wireless client to open the corresponding Client Details page.

    You can use the following search options:

    • If there are multiple clients connected to the network, click Wireless to filter the corresponding clients.
    • Enter the client name in the Client Name column and then click the client name. The contextual dashboard for the selected client is displayed and opens the Summary page by default.
  4. Click the client status icon next to the client name, the Health Bar pop-up appears. It displays the latest values that is updated every 5 seconds.

    The Live Health Bar session is for 15 minutes only, after that time period, the refresh icon appears. If you click the refresh icon, the Live Health Bar session restarts.

  5. Click the pin icon to pin the Health Bar to the Summary page for the constant view.

The parameters available in the Live Health Bar are:

  • Connection status icon
  • Device Health
  • Signal Quality
  • Tx | Rx Rate
  • Connected To