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Traffic Analysis Extraction

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Traffic Analysis Extraction

With the use of the Meraki dashboard, one can access quite a bit of network traffic data.

 

I am trying to find out if there is a way to extract this data to create reports and generate specific traffic analysis via an API or some other known method.

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There's the summary reports under Organization > Monitor > Summary reports. That has some basic reporting on application data.

 

You could try and build something by polling this endpoint:

 

https://api.meraki.com/api_docs#return-the-clients-network-traffic-data-over-time

 

But that pulls each client individually... You'd have to track all your clients, pull all their data, and aggregate into something readable. 

 

There might be other options to...

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Re: Traffic Analysis Extraction

Thank you @jdsilva
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Re: Traffic Analysis Extraction

I agree with everything @jdsilva says.

 

If you want to take it a step further you'll need to deploy a netflow collector and enable netflow, and do your own traffic analyitics and reporting.  This is a lot of work.

 

https://documentation.meraki.com/MX/Monitoring_and_Reporting/NetFlow_Overview

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Re: Traffic Analysis Extraction

Thank you @PhilipDAth
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