An Internet service provider (ISP) is an organization that provides access to the Internet.

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How to diagnose a very specific, slow ftp upload speed issue?

What tools are available to help me with this issue: Slow ftp upload speed (120 KB/s) to a CDN provider from my office. The office network was drastically changed about a month ago; new router, new ...
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HTTP webserver gateway timeout 504 only from one ISP

I have configured a nginx http webserver to serve a site on CentOS 6 Virtual machine. every things are works fine but when I connect to site from a special ISP, the site wait and after a while respond ...
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blocking bad websites in ISP level [closed]

how do you approach blocking bad websites such as malicious websites, porn and etc in ISP Level.
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Adding second firewall to ISP connection with multiple subnets?

My routing knowledge is a little rusty. I have a fibre internet connection hooked up like this: The managed switch breaks out VLANS for transparent lan service that is also through the ISP's box. ...
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Name Server change & propagation works partially : Success for US and fail for India

Our domain is hosted with Enom. DNS records are managed under Enom's reseller for India called Pugmarks. We want to switch DNS record management service from Enom/Reseller over to AWS Route53, however,...
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Which hosting control panel to use? [closed]

At the moment I'm using http://www.ispman.net/ as hosting control panel for a few debian linux servers. What I really like about this product is that it supports multiple servers and uses ldap as ...
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ISP provides 400MB connection but behind iptables firewall I only get about 150MB

I have COX communications as my ISP and I have a 400 MB connection at work. I have had for years an iptables firewall I setup that runs great. CPU Info Intel® Core™ i5-2400 Processor (6M Cache, 3.10 ...
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Are caching proxy servers still be helpful for saving bandwith, now that major services have migrated to https?

I live in Turkey and am part of a group planning to build a WiFi-based ISP to service my home town, as we believe it will be easier to connect all the sub-villages that are not close to our town ...
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Traceroute and BGP peering

Doing a traceroute for example: 1: 1ms 1ms 1ms 1.1.1.1 2: 2ms 2ms 2ms 2.2.2.2 3: 5ms 5ms 5ms 3.3.3.3 4: 9ms 9ms 9ms 4.4.4.4 My question is: If the AS number of 2.2.2.2 and 3.3.3.3 are not ...
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Can DNS response answers be in a different case than the query?

Example (1) of an expected DNS lookup result: nslookup google.com Server: 192.168.1.1 Address: 192.168.1.1#53 Non-authoritative answer: Name: google.com Address: 173.194.123.41 Name: google.com ...
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Does the SOA serial have importance when it comes to ISP caching nameservers?

Lets say I forget to update the SOA serial when updating the zonefile. Of course, this means any slaves will not sync to the master because it thinks no change has been done. The question I have, is, ...
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how to make server visible from internet [closed]

I have ADSL router with Static IP from my Internet provider. I know that, if I connect my server to router it can be visible from internet (working webserver etc.), but how does clients getting page ...
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How does an ISP block my website with a warning message [closed]

I have searched about this topic on Google but mostly I got the result how to unblock website blocked by ISPs. So, I have a website that is being blocked from viewing by audiences and when I go to my ...
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Routing set of users/devices through a specific WAN with a Dual WAN router

I have two internet connections and I want certain devices/users to always to go through the specific connection while the others would be able to use either WAN in a typical load balancing setup. The ...
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Monowall can't connect via Cisco DPC3941B Modem/Router

We have a monowall router behind DPC3941B, having trouble connecting to internet. Just purchased static IP and still can't get it to work. Comcast says everything looks good on their side. Modem is in ...
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How to get around Double NAT from the ISP?

I have a client located in a rural area where they are using the ISP Xplornet, it's a wireless/satellite type of internet connection. After initial setup, We where able to have access to the site ...
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nslookup requests time out regardless of server - ping is fine

I've been having intermittent internet connection issues for a week or so now. I now suspect that these are just DNS issues rather than connection issues. At the moment I can ping google.co.uk no ...
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Is it possible to use 2 lines from 2 different ISP?

How can I (if it is possible) to set up the network gateway if I have 2 internet lines from 2 different ISPs? Furthermore, one of them is forwarding /28 static ip for (into) our network. Is there a ...
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Dual ISPs - Load balancing

We currently have 1 ISP and are adding a second. I need to load balance this into our current network so it shares the bandwidth between our 2 ISPs. We have a total of about 10 external IP addresses ...
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Moving to different hosting provider, what does it mean for MX record and static IP?

Currently, our ISP is also our hosting provider. Our MX record points to mail.example.com. when our website is at example.com pinging mail.example.com gives the static IP we get from our ISP. The ...
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Why do i get different results from two servers that located in the same destination network? [duplicate]

There's two servers with the same network IP, and the only difference between them is the last two numbers like: xx.xx.15.247 and xx.xx.66.178 When i try the command Tracert (Traceroute) to test the ...
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Changing Servers - Redirect to new IP = No Downtime?

I am changing servers of my website. The IP of old server cannot be moved to the new one. To have no downtime I am planing to do the following, please someone confirm it will work: Setup the new ...
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Why nmap result is different from online port scanner result?

I have a vps A, and I am running smtp on it. If I run nmap from my local desktop to scan for my vps it turns out that port 25 (smtp) is filtered. However, if I run online scanner (fill my vps's IP ...
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How to set ip addresses given up by my ISP

My ISP gave me 6 host IP ex 124.16.59.240/29 this belongs to the same subnet. And they gave me another set of IP addresses that belong to different subnet ex-124.16.63.145/30 it has 2 host IP of ...
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Authentication and logging of users for a Wireless ISP?

I have to upgrade a Wireless ISP's (WISP) network. Their current setup consists of a router (Mikrotik RouterBoard 1100AHx2), Ubiquiti Rockets (with sector antennas) for clients, and Ubiquiti ...
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Is “Peering” in networking, always exchanged directly?

Do ISPs always exchange traffic directly through Peering? Or not necessarily true? I heard that peering is an interconnection that charged for no money (free) unlike Transit providers. If that the ...
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connecting two IP addresses when NAT provider is down [closed]

I am coming from very strange country "Bosnia" and in our country we everything spit on three side by three confession. So we also have three ISP provides and there NAT providers also. Our company ...
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Becoming an ISP and hosting your own DNS servers [closed]

We are currently setting ourselves up as an ISP and need to setup our own DNS servers for hosting multiple domains. Once we have setup our DNS servers does anyone know if we need to register these ...
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Same VLAN for LAN only and Internet users on 802.1x network with pfSense as gateway

I am creating an ISP for a student residence. The LAN is already there and working, with several CISCO switches. I want to provide Internet by a secured and automatic way to those who pay for it (...
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Fortigate - cannot ping public IP in dual WAN ISP setup

I have a fortigate 100c that is configured with 2 WAN ISP's LAN1 -------------- ISP 1 (static pub 1.1.1.1) |-FORTIGATE-| LAN2 ---------------ISP 2 (dynamic pub 10.1.1.1) I have policy routes ...
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ping timeouts with light http traffic on T1 connection

I have a T1 over copper connection and started to notice that if I run ping while loading an http page (http://google.com) I get intermittent timeouts in ping. Is this normal? I expected some ...
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postfix says mail sent ok, message does not arrive in ISPs inbox? no reject in log?

When I send a test message from my mail server to my @bellsouth.net email, The postfix log shows it was sent OK, but the message never arrives in my bellsouth inbox. Shouldn't I get a failure notice ...
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Internet connection redundancy with 2 ISP

Setup is 1. One Linux server running web server and ftp server. 2. Two ISP which provided a range of public IP address 3. From the client(browser) side we can set only one of IP/domain name as ...
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email (Exchange) issues due to lack of RDNS

I'm one of the network operations leads for an ISP and one of our business customers is complaining his emails won't work due to our lack of a DNS server. We opted not to stand up DNS since many other ...
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What equipment do real ISP's use? [closed]

In a dormitory of 550 residents, people often mistakenly set up DHCP servers for the whole network by plugging in their private Wi-Fi routers wrongly. Also recently, someone mistakenly configured ...
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Bandwidth Aggregation [duplicate]

I have two ILL connections of 2 Mbps from different ISP's. How could I merge both the connections to get the merged bandwidth. Also I want to give the single range IP address like : 192.168.x.x to my ...
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How can I gain better insight into ISP-managed equipment (routers)?

I have a number of customers who have networking equipment managed by their ISP. This is usually in the form of an ISP-provided switch or router placed at the customer location(s). For sites that ...
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How can I tell if a cisco router is dropping pings due to DOS suspicion or if it's experiencing packet loss?

We use a PRTG server that's connected to a cisco 6500, which feeds a large network of about 1200 switches and radios in a router-on-a-stick topology. In PRTG I'm able to set a 'ping burst' sensor on a ...
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Watchguard BOVPN and new ISP

We are changing our Internet Circuit to a new ISP. During testing I have both circuits, plus a failover circuit connected to our WatchGuard XTM515 I can browse the Internet, and Ping via the new ...
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Load Balancing between 2 ISPs

I'm having 2 ISPs, need to balance traffic between the internal users ... Firewall is SRX210 The question is: Each ISP has there own DNS, how to make the dns resolving based on the used ISP? ...
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Access internal ip (home server) through double NAT (router + ISP) [closed]

I have home server (debian-like machine) inside my wifi-network. I wan't to access it over http (for transmission-daemon web interface) and over ssh (to administrate it). The issue is that there are ...
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How to force computer to use PPPOE connection permanently

How can I force a computer on my network to use my second uncapped ISP account instead of the LAN default account which is set up in the router. I can create a PPPOE connection on the computer in ...
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I've changed ISP, now www access to my website is not working, but HTTP is

I've inherited a company's IT position, so I was not in on the original configuration. We have recently changed our ISP (several months ago). Our Domain is hosted by Network Solutions and their A ...
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How do you ensure that two data network links have no SPOF?

How do you ensure that two data network links have no SPOF (Single Point of Failure)? We are working on a datacenter network connectivity and need to ensure that there will be no SPOF. We will have ...
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Why does a traceroute from one location to another and vice versa show different paths?

I have recently be plagued by low download speeds from my server and was curious, so I ran a traceroute. (I have removed the end IP and the start IP). I achieve a download speed of 220Kb/s when I am ...
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Flat ISP network to MPLS dumb Q

I have a fairly flat ISP network that I am upgrading to use MPLS (dont ask why, that decision is above my position) but clients/CPE are authenticated using PPPoE. Each POP uses a router configured as ...
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IPSec VPN using ZyWALL IPSec VPN Client: unable to connect from some providers

I'm trying to configure an IPSec VPN to one company from my home. The company has SANET internet service provider. I was able to create a VPN connection from another company that has the same internet ...
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How can identify and quantify physical plant (network capacity) in my local area? [closed]

I am interested in identifying physical plant and network capacity in my local area, which happens to be Boston, but could be anywhere. For example, I understand that in Boston there is something ...
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What happens if ISPs mess up IP allocation?

I've been wondering about this for a long time but never really got around to asking it. I know that a lot of companies were initially assigned IP addresses within the /8 (Class A) range and a lot ...
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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 ...