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Master Geek
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  Reply # 728941 8-Dec-2012 12:24 Send private message

Eureka.




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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 728948 8-Dec-2012 12:51 Send private message

Thanks Tim, looks like international and national speed are vastly improved.

Auckland


Wellington


Christchurch


Sydney


Los Angeles






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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 728959 8-Dec-2012 13:45 Send private message

Been lurking this thread for a good while now :P

Thought I'd post and confirm national and international speeds have improved greatly.

This seems a tiny bit mental : 



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Master Geek


  Reply # 728969 8-Dec-2012 13:58

quakeguy: Eureka.

Can you shed more light on this or is this a need to know basis?

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 729018 8-Dec-2012 16:03 Send private message

Dreamhost in LA is pretty quick.







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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 729020 8-Dec-2012 16:10 Send private message

Speedtest is not accurate.




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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 729023 8-Dec-2012 16:29 Send private message

SneakerPimps:
quakeguy: Eureka.

Can you shed more light on this or is this a need to know basis?


Bump! I'd like to know more about this issue if possible. It certainly looks to be resolved for some people in this thread. I'm away from my UFB property for a week so I can't test it. 

Should the issue be resolved for all Snap UFB customers ??

Thanks.

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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 729078 8-Dec-2012 19:56 Send private message

Bodisaffa:
SneakerPimps:
quakeguy: Eureka.

Can you shed more light on this or is this a need to know basis?


Bump! I'd like to know more about this issue if possible. It certainly looks to be resolved for some people in this thread. I'm away from my UFB property for a week so I can't test it. 

Should the issue be resolved for all Snap UFB customers ??

Thanks.


From what i've heard it was a Chorus backhaul/handoff issue.
So it only affected people who had UFB via Chorus.


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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 729083 8-Dec-2012 20:04 Send private message

Well that's me then. Chorus UFB install 2 weeks ago. Hopefully it's fixed then. I'll test when I am back at the property next week.

Thanks.

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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 729101 8-Dec-2012 21:18 Send private message

can we get some non speedtest.net results? maybe an ISO download





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  Reply # 729104 8-Dec-2012 21:29 Send private message

l43a2: can we get some non speedtest.net results? maybe an ISO download


All things being equal, it's definitely much better now. Speedtest results are much closer to advertised speeds and downloads from US servers are now about twice as fast.

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 729107 8-Dec-2012 21:39 Send private message

My issue is either not fixed yet or a different problem;

hads@sodium:~$ wget http://aspired.co.nz/Snap%20Test%20Download%20-%201GB
--2012-12-08 21:37:48-- http://aspired.co.nz/Snap%20Test%20Download%20-%201GB
Resolving aspired.co.nz (aspired.co.nz)... 202.37.101.16
Connecting to aspired.co.nz (aspired.co.nz)|202.37.101.16|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 1073741824 (1.0G) [text/plain]
Saving to: `Snap Test Download - 1GB'

9% [=======> ] 99,031,634 1.13M/s eta 10m 59s






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Master Geek


  Reply # 729109 8-Dec-2012 21:59

I think you might have a different problem hads. Maxing out at 3.5MB/sec.

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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 729110 8-Dec-2012 22:02 Send private message

hads: My issue is either not fixed yet or a different problem;

hads@sodium:~$ wget http://aspired.co.nz/Snap%20Test%20Download%20-%201GB
--2012-12-08 21:37:48-- http://aspired.co.nz/Snap%20Test%20Download%20-%201GB
Resolving aspired.co.nz (aspired.co.nz)... 202.37.101.16
Connecting to aspired.co.nz (aspired.co.nz)|202.37.101.16|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 1073741824 (1.0G) [text/plain]
Saving to: `Snap Test Download - 1GB'

9% [=======> ] 99,031,634 1.13M/s eta 10m 59s


fwiw that server is real screwy in transfer speed from the US... if window size set large then it gets up to fast speed then keeps trying to go faster and suddenly drops.  it also starts off a bit sluggish.  

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 729111 8-Dec-2012 22:08 Send private message

SneakerPimps: I think you might have a different problem hads. Maxing out at 3.5MB/sec.


Are you on a 30Mbit connection?




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