Productivity – which peer-to-peer, social media, instant messaging, and other apps are running—for application visibility control as well as what spam, newsletters, or adult content may be bothering your email.
By understanding your internal productivity of your network, you can pinpoint exact areas that require improvement, and identify potentially risky content internet users have been consuming. By having the ability to monitor productivity you can set benchmarks to optimize company goals while gaining more control over content that could lead to compromise.
Utilization and Performance – what are your throughput, session, and bandwidth usage requirements during peak hours—for the network, email system and critical applications.
Knowing the actual usage of your network can lead to better business decisions regarding the priority given to apps and services. By knowing how much bandwidth, what time your peak hours are, and how much email systems are consuming you can optimize performance based on real-time data.