We cannot touch their network, for one, and I'm not buying managed switches and sending them out with my field technicians.

On Sep 13, 2013, at 11:43 AM, "Andrew S. Zbikowski" <andyzib at gmail.com> wrote:

> Possibly dumb question...buy why not configure a mirror port on your switch(es) to dump all traffic for specific switch ports the port your packet sniffer is on? A good managed switch is able to do this, though terminology varies from vendor to vendor. 
> Need to justify good managed switches? Demonstrate that a user can plug a network cable into two live network jacks and take down the network. ;-)
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