Proving Gig Speed

Mark Tinka mark.tinka at
Tue Jul 17 11:52:27 UTC 2018

On 16/Jul/18 20:17, Matt Erculiani wrote:

> We use Iperf3 for customers that complain about throughput, it's
> relatively low overhead compared to the Ookla HTML5 client. Same
> scenario as you, we have the tech hook up their laptop to the
> customer's drop and perform testing. I suspect your antivirus may be
> attempting to perform real-time inspection on the http(s) traffic,
> which would crush the little laptop CPU for sure.

But iPerf doesn't paint pretty pictures at the end of the test that I
can brag to my friends with :-)...


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