24.03.2017

Compare Community and Advanced editions

In this page we could review key differences FastNetMon Advanced and Community editions.

FastNetMon Community provides restricted number of capabilities and could be considered only as framework for building more complicated solutions.

FastNetMon Advanced was developed with main goal to make completely independent and hassle-free solution for business customers.

DDoS detection options

Feature name Community edition Advanced edition
Volumetric DDoS detection Yes Yes
Amplification attack detection Yes Yes
Very fast detection Yes Yes
Ability to block host under attack Yes Yes
Arbitrary attack detection No Yes
Ability to block only malicious traffic No Yes
Ability to whitelist remote hosts No Yes
Custom thresholds for different networks No Yes
Attack samples in pcap for mirror Yes Yes
Attack samples in pcap for sFlow No Yes

Traffic capture support

Feature name Community edition Advanced edition
sFlow v5 support Yes Yes
Enhanced sFlow v5 support No Yes
Netflow v5 support Yes Yes
Netflow v9 support Yes Yes
IPFIX support Yes Yes
Netflow / IPFIX template cache No Yes
Sampled Netflow v9 support No Yes
Optimized mirror capture / SPAN No Yes
Very optimized sFlow v5 agent No Yes
1GE mirror capture support Yes Yes
10 GE mirror capture No Yes
40 GE mirror capture No Yes

Attack mitigation / notification options

Feature name Community edition Advanced edition
Native BGP support No Yes
Native BGP Flow Spec / RFC 5575 No Yes
SMTP notification No Yes
Call script when attack arrives Yes Yes
Call web hook when attack arrives No Yes
Persistent packet storage No Yes

Attack information

Feature name Community edition Advanced edition
Graphite support Yes Yes
Native InfluxDB support No Yes
Grafana dashboards support No Yes

Deployment options

Feature name Community edition Advanced edition
Automatic install tool No Yes
API No Yes
Configuration database No Yes
CLI configuration tool No Yes
Binary .deb packages No Yes

Vendor compatibility

Feature name Community edition Advanced edition
Cisco Yes Yes
Juniper Yes Yes
Brocade Yes Yes
Extreme Yes Yes
Alcatel Yes Yes
Dell Yes Yes
HP Yes Yes
D-Link Yes Yes
VyOS Yes Yes
Allied Telesis Yes Yes
Mikrotik Yes Yes
A-10 Networks Yes Yes
Radware Yes Yes