File transfer speed between Hong Kong and Johannesburg, South Africa

Martin Hepworth maxsec at
Thu Jul 11 15:21:41 UTC 2013

Probably quite nasty delays as anything over a few milliseconds delays
really badly affects SMB
around 90 ms it's just about usable and above 120 ms forget it.

have a look at some of the WAN accelerator products esp Aryaka who'll be
able to set you up in minutes with no capital outlay..

Martin Hepworth, CISSP
Oxford, UK

On 11 July 2013 15:04, Luan Nguyen <luan20176 at> wrote:

> Hello folks,
> Does anyone know what's the average speed for windows file transferring
> (SMB2) between Hong Kong and Johannesburg?
> Any guide on how to calculate/estimate this?
> Thanks.
> Regards,
> -Luan

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