Emulating ADSL bandwidth shaping
raymond at prolocation.net
Tue May 4 07:04:17 CDT 2010
> Either you're looking only at the loop contribution, or you're in the
> SF bay area and nearly every "typical site" is available locally.
> Here in the relatively backwater Seattle suburbs, unless it's served
> by Microsoft or a content distribution network, there are substantial
> latencies to typical sites.
> To make it concrete I used Windows ICMP tracert against a few sites
> from both cable and DSL in the Seattle suburbs. First from a
> consumer-grade cable offering:
> Then from a business-class telco DSL (complete with more than 1 static
> IP, someone tie me down lest my soul escape my body from sheer joy!):
I am in the Netherlands, and its pretty common there to have low latency
on DSL ;)
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