Bmon – Real time Bandwidth monitoring tool

bmon is a portable bandwidth monitor and rate estimator. It supports various input methods for different architectures. Various output modes exist, including an interactive curses interface, lightweight HTML output, and simple ASCII output. Statistics may be distributed over a network using multicast or unicast and collected at some point to generate a summary of statistics for a set of nodes.

Install bmon

For Ubuntu or Debian systems, either click this link or run the following command in a terminal
sudo apt-get install bmon

Using bmon:
Open a terminal and enter the command “bmon” and you should see the following output


Vnstat is the other alternate to bmon – here


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