Between 2 dedicated servers, hosted in 2 different DCs (different companies), the FTP upload speeds are always much slower than the max connection speed. Specs: Windows 2008 on both. Quad core/8 GB ...
This is purely out of curiosity, but with every local server I've ever setup, there has always been a 0.5-2 second delay until pages are displayed. Just as an example, I've setup a completely blank ...