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How can I optimize my ajax calls to deliver at 60ms.

I am building an autocomplete functionality for my site and the Google instant results are my benchmark. When I look at Google, the 50-60 ms response time baffle me. They look insane. In ...
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1answer
100 views

Diagnosing WAN performance & peering issues without a second ISP uplink as a comparison?

Background: I am able to access Twitter & Serverfault from work (using Level3) with no problems. However when I use RCN I get crummy service and am not able to load the page. Page reloads ...
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4answers
2k views

Downloads pause and time out frequently

I'm a new systems and network admin. My experience has been in the hardware and software of systems and servers, the network part is pretty new to me. I'm familiar with plugging numbers into network ...
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4answers
234 views

Internet speed in Linux via command

I am running several sites and I was trying wget and I noticed slow speed. So I suspect that my sites are taking considerable amount of traffic. Question is, how I can really detect the total ...
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4answers
120 views

How to best serve trans-oceanic users?

I have a web application (.NET served from iis6) which serves near real-time data to end users. Our servers are sitting in a data center in North America, but our Australian users are experiencing ...
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4answers
1k views

What is the difference between 100mb and 1gb connection for servers

is there a big difference between 100mb and 1gb for server internet connection speed
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400 views

What is the maximum speed of ADSL?

As wikipedia says the max speed of ADSL is 24.0 Mbit/s. However here it writes that Japan provides ADSL service with speed 50 Mbit/s.
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851 views

Test Linux server internet speed from command line up to 1gbit/s

Does anyone know a way I can test a Linux servers connection speed from ssh? I could use wget but I can't find a file that can be downloaded fast enough. I'm trying to verify that the server can do a ...
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2answers
217 views

Route over the public interface or the VPN?

I have a site-to-site VPN between two offices. Office A hosts a web service that Office B wants to access. The web service is accesible from the public internet (http://www.example.com) and on the ...
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1answer
248 views

Internet Speed for Webserver

That should be kind of dumb question in comparison to all other questions here. What minimum upload and download is required for a small home webserver with one webpage? Or is there a schema that ...
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4answers
250 views

FTP server with a 50Mb connection

We are moving our FTP server to a data center, which will have a 50Mb pipe to the internet. Will our customers see a an increase in file upload speed once we have moved? What is unclear to me is if ...
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3answers
82 views

Quicker internet access with provisioning restrictions

I'm currently working in a place where the max DSL speed we can get is 0.5Mpbs, I'm not sure exactly why, I think it has something to do with the private road that makes up the only access to the ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 slows internet speed

I just installed Windows Server 2008 R2 as my main file server on my home network. I've noticed that often times when I start my day my internet connection speed is slow. I'll go to Speakeasy speed ...