Peter Phaal

Peter Phaal
President, InMon Corp.


Peter is the original inventor and a co-author of the sFlow standard. Peter is President and a Founder of InMon Corp., a leading provider of performance analysis software based on sFlow. Before InMon, Peter worked at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories where he created Hewlett-Packard’s Extended RMON technology. His book, LAN Traffic Management, describes the techniques of monitoring and managing traffic on local area networks. Peter has over 20 years experience in the field of network performance monitoring.


Operations Mission City B1
Dave Mangot (, Peter Phaal (InMon Corp.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 12 ratings)
This session provides an introduction to the open source host sFlow, approach to application monitoring. By using sFlow we can get near real-time metrics, with minimal overhead, not only on our networks, but also of our hosts and applications (e.g. Apache, Nginx, memcached, Java, Tomcat, and node.js). We can use that data to learn about the performance of our stack in a truly holistic way. Read more.
Office Hours Exhibit Hall (Office Hours C)
Dave Mangot (, Peter Phaal (InMon Corp.)
Dave Mangot, Systems Administrator, Tagged Inc. and Peter Phaal, President, InMon Corp. Read more.


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