nTAPs : Overview, FAQ, Attenuation : Understanding SPAN/mirror port, aggregator TAPs, and full-duplex TAPs
  
Understanding SPAN/mirror port, aggregator TAPs, and full-duplex TAPs
Choosing between a SPAN, Aggregator, or full-duplex TAP
Choosing between a SPAN, Aggregator, or full-duplex TAP
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Deciding whether to use a TAP or a SPAN/mirror port
When to use a SPAN/mirror port
When to use the Aggregator TAP
When to use a full-duplex TAP
You have options when it comes to getting monitoring data from your network. Learn about your options and when to use each.