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This article describes how to monitor network interfaces on a Windows Server, which is polled in Orion through WMI.
NPM implemented WMI polling method does not support polling of interfaces and in such case you will have to use SNMP as a node polling method to obtain interfaces' data. Refer to Polling methods used by Orion
If you own SAM, and have it deployed on the same system as NPM, you can monitor network interfaces on nodes managed through WMI.
In case of changing polling method from SNMP to WMI and intending to monitor interfaces you will have to:
Interfaces monitored via WMI using SAM do not count against NPM interface license count, nor do they count against SAM component monitor license count.