In order to use NetHound, you need the following:
- Internet connection
You need a working internet connection. You don’t have to worry about the speed, NetHound will consume max 1-2% of your bandwidth.
- Computer network
You need a computer network with 200 devices or less. Do you have a bigger network?
- NetFlow enabled device
Your router/switch (preferably backbone) must be capable of generating NetFlow data. What is NetFlow and what devices support it?
- Virtualization platform
You need a virtualization platform like VMware, VirtualBox or Xen in your network. Don’t you have a virtualization platform?