Why do the response time differ dramatically between two different ways of taking arguments to httping command? [migrated]
I've installed httping command on my OS X Mavericks through homebrew, and tried to use it to connect to apple's web site in two different ways, but got dramatically different performances. When I ...
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 ...
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?
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 ...