Red Hat Customer Portal Labs are tools designed to help you improve performance, troubleshoot issues, identify security problems, and optimize configuration. This appendix provides an overview of Red Hat Customer Portal Labs relevant to networking. All Red Hat Customer Portal Labs are available at https://access.redhat.com/labs/
The Bridge Configuration
is designed to configure a bridged network interface for applications such as KVM using Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 or later.
Network Bonding Helper
The Network Bonding Helper
allows administrators to bind multiple Network Interface Controllers together into a single channel using the bonding kernel module and the bonding network interface.
Use the Network Bonding Helper to enable two or more network interfaces to act as one bonding interface.
Network Teaming Helper
The Network Teaming Helper
allows you to generate automatically a network team, based on your environment and deployment goals. The Network Teaming Helper
helps you to generate valid and recommended configurations easier.
Packet capture syntax generator
Use the Packet capture syntax generator to generate the
tcpdump command that selects an interface and then prints information to the console. You need
root access to enter the command.