Favorite Speed Test Systems
nanog at ics-il.net
Mon Dec 5 15:54:42 UTC 2016
Ah, this is the first I've heard of slow fast.com performance with someone actually connected to them. Usually it's an ISP that's a few AS hops away from Netflix.
Intelligent Computing Solutions
Midwest Internet Exchange
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Josh Reynolds" <josh at kyneticwifi.com>
To: "Steven Miano" <mianosm at gmail.com>
Cc: "NANOG" <nanog at nanog.org>
Sent: Monday, December 5, 2016 9:51:30 AM
Subject: Re: Favorite Speed Test Systems
A lot of people have crappy performance to those. For example, from a 10G
server to fast.com I was pulling around 9Mbps up/down. 1 hop away from a
Netflix open connect appliance.
On Dec 5, 2016 9:49 AM, "Steven Miano" <mianosm at gmail.com> wrote:
> fast.com is a dead fast/simple download result page.
> ...also with a huge customer base - it is often closer to
> speedtest.<ISP>.net|com than some of those others.
> There is also a speedtest-cli available on Linux/MacOS (via Brew).
> On Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 9:50 AM, Graham Johnston <johnstong at westmancom.com>
> > For many years we have had a local instance of the Ookla speedtest.net
> > our network, and while it is pretty good some other tests seem include
> > detailed results.
> > I am aware of the following speedtest systems that an operator can likely
> > have a local instance of:
> > * Speedtest.net
> > * Sourceforge.net/speedtest
> > * Dslreports.com/speedtest
> > Are there others? What is your preferred one and why?
> > Thanks,
> > Graham
> Miano, Steven M.
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