Manage Internet Bandwidth and Quota by Integrating BSplitter with FF TMG 2010


Bandwidth Splitter is a third party tools which works as an extension for

Forefront TMG 2010 that allow granular management of internet bandwidth

by shaping and setting up quota for the existing Internet connection and

distributing it users and groups according to preset rules.

Basic features of Bsplitter are:

  • traffic shaping and throttling
  • Setting up quotas for Internet traffic uses in megabytes
  • Real-time monitoring through Forefront TMG Console
  • Generating bandwidth usage reports

Prerequisites to install BSplitter on FF TMG 2010 Server:

  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 or Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system
  • Microsoft Forefront TMG 2010 Standard Edition or Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 Server Tools
  • IIS Backward compatibility
  • MDAC-Microsoft KB952287

Installations:

Download SQL server compact server tools and install on FF TMG 2010 server.

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Install IIS6 management compatibility using Server Manager>Add New Features.

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Once you finished installing all pre-requisite,

download Bandwidth Splitter and install on TMG server.

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Now create appropriate shaping rule rules for individuals or a group of users.

Right click on Shaping Rules>New>Rules. Follow the wizard and select as appropriate.

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To create quota for a group, right click on quota rule>New>rule.

Follow the wizard and select as appropriate for your infrastructure.

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Once finished. Apply changes.

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References:

BSplitter for TMG 2010

Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 Service Pack 2 Server Tools

Update for Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition (KB952287)

About Raihan Al-Beruni

My Name is Raihan Al-Beruni. I am working as an Infrastructure Architect in Data Center Technologies in Perth, Western Australia. I have been working on Microsoft technologies for more than 15 years. Other than Microsoft technologies I also work on Citrix validated solution and VMware data center virtualization technologies. I have a Masters degree in E-Commerce. I am certified in Microsoft, VMware, ITIL and EMC. My core focus is on cloud technologies. In my blog I share my knowledge and experience to enrich information technology community as a whole. I hope my contribution through this blog will help someone who wants more information on data center technologies.
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