The nmeta2dpae project is a sub-system of the nmeta2 project

Distributed System

Nmeta2dpae is the code that runs the distributed heavy-lifting work of traffic classification on auxiliary devices, called a Data Plane Auxiliary Engines (DPAE), that scale horizontally.


Nmeta2dpae code is under construction, so a number of features are not implemented yet, or not finished.

Feature Enhancement Wishlist

See Issues for list of enhancements and bugs

Privacy Considerations

Collecting network metadata brings with it ethical and legal considerations around privacy. Please ensure that you have permission to monitor traffic before deploying this software.


This code carries no warrantee whatsoever. Use at your own risk.

How to Contribute to the Code

Code contributions and suggestions are welcome. Enhancement or bug fixes can be raised as issues through GitHub.

Please get in touch if you want to be added as a contributor to the project:

Email: Nmeta Maintainer