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.




364 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 46


Topic # 115767 5-Apr-2013 22:32
Send private message

Is it just me, or is telecom running slow of late? the router is synced at 18m but browsing is horribly slow.

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
206 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted

  Reply # 800534 16-Apr-2013 21:36
Send private message

Yes, I have also noticed a degradation in service lately.




Please note: Any posts, comments, or contributions in this forum are posted by me as an individual acting in my own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of any company I work for, clients I've consulted for or anyone else.

3478 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1913

Trusted
Spark NZ

  Reply # 800543 16-Apr-2013 21:44
Send private message

I know of no particular issues, however it's very very very very very very very very hard to figure out if anything is wrong from "is telecom running slow of late?"

Personally, I'm getting 40mbps to our speedtest server 24*7

Cheers - N

 
 
 
 


Try Wrike: fast, easy, and efficient project collaboration software
1452 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 456

Trusted

  Reply # 800545 16-Apr-2013 21:45
Send private message

im noticing slow performance here too


current speed to LA 






484 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 18


  Reply # 800553 16-Apr-2013 22:01
Send private message

Yup VERY slow international tonight.

1452 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 456

Trusted

  Reply # 800556 16-Apr-2013 22:03
Send private message




current traceroute to hotmail.com




3478 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1913

Trusted
Spark NZ

  Reply # 800558 16-Apr-2013 22:05
Send private message

I'm getting slower than usual speeds to the US as well... Speeds to Aussie and national are fine. There's probably nothing I can check right now but it's likely to be back to normal in 30 minutes or so. I will follow up in the morning but there's no guarantee I'll be able to report back exactly what the issue was (if there was even an issue IN OUR NETWORK)

Cheers - N

ps. Still... "is [ISP] running slow?" is a terrible fault description :-)

1 post

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 800566 16-Apr-2013 22:18
Send private message

Connection to the US with Xtra has been basically dead for the past few hours :(

https://www.speedtest.net/result/2648990826.png

13 posts

Geek


  Reply # 800578 16-Apr-2013 22:30
Send private message

It's incredibly bad tonight. I'm missing the GSL :(

Meow
7284 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3482

Moderator
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 800580 16-Apr-2013 22:35
Send private message
45 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 800597 16-Apr-2013 23:03
Send private message

sexymonkeys: It's incredibly bad tonight. I'm missing the GSL :(


i'm with you brother; no gsl = no me gusta >:(

3478 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1913

Trusted
Spark NZ

  Reply # 800718 17-Apr-2013 09:36
One person supports this post
Send private message

Hi guys. This was due to 'an outage' in Northern California that occurred at about 9:30NZtime and the impact to our customers was gone by approx 1am. The underlying issue in the US has now been resolved as well.

Cheers - N



364 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 46


  Reply # 801159 17-Apr-2013 18:51
Send private message

was slow this morning round about 8am

222 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 45

Trusted

  Reply # 801695 18-Apr-2013 14:46
Send private message

kornflake: was slow this morning round about 8am


As has been said, it was slow isn't very useful. Can you give specifics, speed tests, modem stats, etc? You may have specific problems unrelated to the fault above.

245 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 10

Trusted

  Reply # 801700 18-Apr-2013 15:02
Send private message

Yeah it was real slow, but the problem seemed to go away when I went from 14mb dsl to 100mb fibre, the problem cleared right up




Tarawera Ultra 2015 done, bring on 2016

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer 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 »

Opera launches new mobile browser: Opera Touch
Posted 25-Apr-2018 20:45


TCF and Telcos Toughen Up on Scam Callers
Posted 23-Apr-2018 09:39


Amazon launches the International Shopping Experience in the Amazon Shopping App
Posted 19-Apr-2018 08:38


Spark New Zealand and TVNZ to bring coverage of Rugby World Cup 2019
Posted 16-Apr-2018 06:55


How Google can seize Microsoft Office crown
Posted 14-Apr-2018 11:08


How back office transformation drives IRD efficiency
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:15


iPod laws in a smartphone world: will we ever get copyright right?
Posted 12-Apr-2018 21:13


Lightbox service using big data and analytics to learn more about customers
Posted 9-Apr-2018 12:11


111 mobile caller location extended to iOS
Posted 6-Apr-2018 13:50


Huawei announces the HUAWEI P20 series
Posted 29-Mar-2018 11:41


Symantec Internet Security Threat Report shows increased endpoint technology risks
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:29


Spark switches on long-range IoT network across New Zealand
Posted 26-Mar-2018 18:22


Stuff Pix enters streaming video market
Posted 21-Mar-2018 09:18


Windows no longer Microsoft’s main focus
Posted 13-Mar-2018 07:47


Why phone makers are obsessed with cameras
Posted 11-Mar-2018 12:25



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.