When installed, the Gigabit Ethernet ports are used for network monitoring. One 10/100 interface is designated for console and data-mining application access, the other for technicians. The vendor recommends keeping the second port disconnected unless maintenance on the system is under way.
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Two software applications are needed to configure and manage Infinistream. The first, icesetup, is a text-based configuration program for initial system setup and major operational shifts. The mining console is a Windows application used for searching, examining and replaying captured and stored network data.