Verizon FIOS troubleshooting

Randy McAnally rsm at
Wed Sep 26 01:50:01 UTC 2012

On 09/25/2012 7:11 pm, Bryan Seitz wrote:
> All,
>     Recently began seeing things like this to the default GW from
> inside and outside the FIOS network.  Called tech support but all 
> they
> could do was put a ticket in for the NetEng team.
> The pings jumping from an avg of 3ms to 80 is what gets me.  Also my
> downloading / uploading on my segment doesn't seem to affect the
> latency jumps on the default GW either way (when testing from my
> COLO).  Any thoughts or suggestions would be appreciated!

Worry about a connected hosts, not the gateway router.   If you see the 
same behavior between hosts then check your upstream/downstream rates 
since they will buffer your connection if you get close to the 
advertised rates, even for micro bursts.

Randy M

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