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How can be ping used to measure a server speed? [closed]

When I ping myserver.com, I get this responses: 64 bytes from XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX: icmp_seq=1 ttl=242 time=52.6 ms 64 bytes from XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX: icmp_seq=2 ttl=242 time=55.9 ms 64 bytes from ...
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How can I establish if a 566ms average response time is any good for my server?

One of my servers averages 566ms response time as measured by Pingdom ( pingdom.com ). Is this a good score? Should I be doing more to optimise it?
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Max ping response time?

I'm wondering what a maximum (practical) ping response time might be. As far as I know, there isn't a max defined anywhere (TTL, but that's hops, not time). As I think about it, I'm not sure I've ...