Software Architecture

Napatech SmartNIC
Overview Document

Most common tools

The most commonly used tools are:

  • ntpl

    A command line tool for changing stream behavior and filter settings

  • monitoring

    A tool for monitoring statistics

  • config

    A tool for configuring link settings and time stamp settings

  • profiling

    A tool for giving an overview of the host buffer utilization

  • ntlog

    A tool for displaying the driver log generated by ntservice

  • supportinfo

    A tool for checking if accelerators in the system are operational and for gathering information to help Napatech personnel in debugging issues in the field

  • throughput

    A tool for showing the throughput from the accelerator to the application