Can someone else please test this? Run a continuous ping to a PA200, log into the PA200's management UI, did the pings response times increase? Or drop?
We are noticing this on about 5 different remote PA200's. They are all on 6.0.6. Some are on DSL and some on cable. Response times jump from 20-40ms to 900-1000ms, and some time out.
I tested this on PA-200 on 6.0.4, .5 and .6 and didn't get any increase in latency while running a ping test to the management interface. Are you also pinging the management interface or a dataplane interface. I don't discard that your issue is possible, and it would make me think that probably the traffic traversing the PA-200 is reaching the capacity of this small appliance.
Very little traffic is running through these PA200(on average less than 1Mbps). Another thing I should have mentioned, I created a Loopback interface on the PA200s and am using that to remotely connect to the Management UI.
Update: Latency occurs if I log into a PA200 using a loopback interface or the Ethernet interface IP. Still need to test with the actual management interface.
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