Arista Networks is a leading provider of Data Center switches.

Arista switches have advanced features for monitoring traffic in high-density and ultra-high performance data centers running at 10Gbps to 100Gbps of link-speed and terabits of aggregate capacity. Simplify Tap Aggregation with Arista DANZ (Data ANalyZer) describes Wireshark compatible packet capture and aggregation features in Arista switches for port mirroring and TAP aggregation.

The TAP Aggregation with DANZ Product Brief describes features including packet capture & port mirroring, traffic conditioning, and timestamping and outlines how advanced packet capture and Arista EOS features are implemented in the Arista switching product line.

Tech Tips are available describing use of advanced mirroring and timestamping with Wireshark:

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