create flowmon collector

create flowmon collector collector_name


Creates a collector where Flow Monitor sends information.

Syntax Description

collector Specifies to send flow information to a collector.
collector_name Specifies the name of the created collector. Range is 32 characters.



Usage Guidelines

Up to eight external collectors are supported. The created collector must be configured before it can be added to a group, and a collector can be used by many groups.

The system will reject any attempt to create a collector that already exists.


The following command creates a collector with the name 'src-ipv4-address':

# create flowmon collector src-ipv4-address


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 32.2.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching 5520 and 5420 series switches.