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RE: Testing 1gbps bandwidth
From: Eric Wieling <EWieling () nyigc com>
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2012 11:17:40 -0400
Is there a speedtest.net-like site you like?
From: Nick Hilliard [mailto:nick () foobar org]
Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2012 11:09 AM
To: nanog () nanog org
Subject: Re: Testing 1gbps bandwidth
On 14/08/2012 15:43, valdis.kletnieks () vt edu wrote:
case trying to use one of the speedtest.net servers - we had a clear
10G path out through like 3 AS's in a row, the bottleneck was
speedtest.net's server. :)
you'll have to forgive me for being the cynical type, but I gave up on Speedtest the day they reported 146Mbit/sec
download over a link which was hard-wired to 100Mbit/sec full duplex, and later that day they reported 2Mbit from
another nearby server to the same box. I figured a stddev of 2 orders of magnitude wasn't going to give me figures
accurate enough for my requirements.
But hey, this is the Internet: ymmv, ianal, lolwut, bbq.
Re: Testing 1gbps bandwidth Fred Baker (fred) (Aug 14)
RE: Testing 1gbps bandwidth Nathan Eisenberg (Aug 14)