Bandwidth Monitoring Tools to Analyze Network Usage in Linux

1. vnStat – Network Traffic Monitor

 

Vnstat Network Traffic Monitor Tool

Install VnStat in Linux

 

·        # yum install epel-release  [On RHEL/CentOS]

 

·        # yum install vnstat

 

·        # apt install vnstat   [On Debian/Ubuntu]

 

 

2. iftop – Displays Bandwidth Usage

 

Iftop Display Bandwidth Usage

 

Install iftop in Linux

 

·        # yum install epel-release  [On RHEL/CentOS]

 

·        # yum install iftop

 

·        # apt install iftop   [On Debian/Ubuntu]

 

 

3. nload – Displays Network Usage

 

nload - Monitor Network Usage

 

Install nload in Linux

 

·        # yum install epel-release  [On RHEL/CentOS]

 

·        # yum install nload

 

·        # apt install nload   [On Debian/Ubuntu]

 

 

4. NetHogs – Monitor Network Traffic Bandwidth

 

NetHogs - Monitor Network Usage Per User

 

Install NetHogs in Linux

 

·        # yum install epel-release  [On RHEL/CentOS]

 

·        # yum install nethogs

 

·        # apt install nethogs       [On Debian/Ubuntu]

 

 

5. bmon – Bandwidth Monitor and Rate Estimator

 

Bmon - Bandwidth Monitor and Rate Estimator

 

Install Bmon in Linux

 

·        # yum install epel-release  [On RHEL/CentOS]

 

·        # yum install bmon

 

·        # apt install bmon          [On Debian/Ubuntu]

 

 

6. Darkstat – Captures Network Traffic

 

Darkstat - Captures Network Traffic

Install Darkstat in Linux

 

·        # yum install epel-release  [On RHEL/CentOS]

 

·        # yum install darkstat

 

·        # apt install darkstat      [On Debian/Ubuntu]

 

 

7. IPTraf – An IP Network Monitor

 

IPTraf - Network Statistics Utility

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