Network traffic generator tool
Network Traffic Generator Benefits. You don’t need to use real traffic for studying network activities, like testing traffic and load balancing. Instead, deploy SolarWinds ® WAN Killer to help interactively test connections and adjust the IP traffic generated to achieve the desired network load based on . SolarWinds Engineer’s Toolset is a bundle of over 60 must-have networking tools. Within this package, the WAN Killer Network Traffic Generator is one of the essential tools for testing the traffic and load balancing between servers. This tool helps network admins test WANs and LANs by generating random traffic and sending it over a specific target. What this tool does not do. This tool is NOT a traffic generator or packet flooding tool capable of stressing a network interface - if you need to send lots of UDP packets, use our Packet Flooder tool. Burst rate of the Packet Generator tool is about 20Khz and this may vary from computer to computer.