Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




367 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 38

Trusted
Subscriber

Topic # 105739 9-Jul-2012 21:17
Send private message

However some other changes, including big improvements for Orcon and Actirx included for the first time:

https://www.truenet.co.nz/articles/june-broadband-report-telecom-snap-xnet-fastest

Also - some changes to the way I have put the charts together in response to last month's discussion.  
Note: While I agree with the need to have a zero based chart for some applications, in this case it is not that relevant, small changes close to 100% are important, but a performance below 50% would be unusable, i.e. close to zero.  Hence I chose to use 50% as a good compromise

Feedback welcome :-)




truenet.nz

Panelist migration to Fibre has reduced DSL coverage, especially ADSL.  To assist by volunteering see our FAQ page


Create new topic
2242 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 353

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 653191 9-Jul-2012 21:35
Send private message

Thanks for listening to the feedback from last month, these results look much more transparent

I see telstraclear DSL was omitted from the 'speed by time of day' graph, was this intentional or were those results bundled in with the cable ones?

But I do like the fact that the graph stops at 100% :)

Overall job well done John!



367 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 38

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 653193 9-Jul-2012 21:42
Send private message

TelstraClear in the DSL graph is TelstraClear DSL only




truenet.nz

Panelist migration to Fibre has reduced DSL coverage, especially ADSL.  To assist by volunteering see our FAQ page


 
 
 
 


2242 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 353

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 653201 9-Jul-2012 21:55
Send private message

JohnButt: TelstraClear in the DSL graph is TelstraClear DSL only


Doh, totally didn't read the 'DSL only' bit


3071 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 841

Trusted

  Reply # 653471 10-Jul-2012 12:32
Send private message

Great to read and awesome to see you're taking and listening to feedback John.

I'm still of the opinion that the reports need to include more measures of international performance, for example for the "Webpage download by ISP" I see that the herald has picked this up with the following as their opener:


Telecom stole the top spot from Vodafone during June and offered the fastest web-browsing speeds over copper internet lines...


ignoring the fact that the graph is headed "NZ webpage..." I would hazard a guess that many users browse and download from many International websites\servers though?

Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

UFB killer app: Speed
Posted 17-Nov-2017 17:01


The case for RSS — MacSparky
Posted 13-Nov-2017 14:35


WordPress and Indieweb: Take control of your online presence — 6:30 GridAKL Nov 30
Posted 11-Nov-2017 13:43


Chorus reveals technology upgrade for schools, students
Posted 10-Nov-2017 10:28


Vodafone says Internet of Things (IoT) crucial for digital transformation
Posted 10-Nov-2017 10:06


Police and Facebook launch AMBER Alerts system in NZ
Posted 9-Nov-2017 10:49


Amazon debuts Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in over 100 new countries
Posted 8-Nov-2017 05:34


Vodafone VoIP transition to start this month
Posted 7-Nov-2017 12:33


Spark enhances IoT network capability
Posted 7-Nov-2017 11:33


Vocus NZ sale and broadband competition
Posted 6-Nov-2017 14:36


Hawaiki reaches key milestone in landmark deep-sea fibre project
Posted 4-Nov-2017 13:53


Countdown launches new proximity online shopping app
Posted 4-Nov-2017 13:50


Nokia 3310 to be available through Spark New Zealand
Posted 4-Nov-2017 13:31


Nest launches in New Zealand
Posted 4-Nov-2017 12:31


Active wholesale as Chorus tackles wireless challenge
Posted 3-Nov-2017 10:55



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.