Internet Connection Monitors help you understanding what is happening with outbound and inbound Internet connection. These tools are useful for example if you run your office or home network and suspect of non trusted traffic between your computers and Internet, or if you want to monitor what is happening in all the in/out Internet connection links.
Network traffic monitoring tools help you understanding what happens with your Internet connection. You can use an Internet connection monitor to keep track of your Internet links.
Internet Rocket for example is a simple Internet connection monitor tool that helps you speeding up the Internet connection. The built-in testing tool will make sure that you know what settings work for you.