Speed Testing and Throughput testing

Bret Clark bclark at spectraaccess.com
Tue Nov 3 06:18:28 CST 2009


   True, we usually find Linux based machines work better running IPerf
   then Windows (at least out of the box) because of the TCP window
   size....well Windows XP at least, don't know about Vista or 7.
   Jason Biel wrote:

Please take note with using iperf that you'll want to make sure the
appropriate TCP Window Size has been negotiated.  We recently did some
testing with systems that had decided to pick less than optimal window sizes
and in turn had to manually set the size within iperf options.

Jason

On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 4:01 AM, Benoit VANNIER [1]<benoit.vannier at apog.net>wrote
:


Hello,

Iperf is pretty good at this ... It s free


Ben


-----Message d'origine-----
De : Mark Urbach [[2]mailto:mark.urbach at pnpt.com]
Envoyé : lundi 2 novembre 2009 22:57
À : [3]nanog at nanog.org
Objet : Speed Testing and Throughput testing

Anyone have a good solution to get "accurate" speed results when testing at
10/100/1000 Ethernet speeds?

Do you have a server/software that customer can test too?



Thanks,
Mark Urbach
PinPoint Communications, Inc.
100 N. 12th St  Suite 500
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-438-6211  ext 1923  Office
402-660-7982  Cell
[4]mark.urbach at pnpt.com
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References

   1. mailto:benoit.vannier at apog.net
   2. mailto:mark.urbach at pnpt.com
   3. mailto:nanog at nanog.org
   4. mailto:mark.urbach at pnpt.com
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