Author Topic: Speedtest over extended links  (Read 947 times)

trevor@rbc.us

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Speedtest over extended links
« on: August 14, 2017, 02:02:36 PM »
Would be really nice to be able to connect 2 pocketethernet devices over an extended link in a network (across switches/routers). As long as they can reach each other via IP, they could run tests across the link. It would be like speedtest.net, but through a portion of your internal network, say from an outbuilding to the data center.

eits

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2017, 03:59:59 PM »
hm, like an integrated iperf? sounds not as something the boxes are built to do out of the box :(
but i concur, that would be another nice add on...
« Last Edit: August 14, 2017, 09:50:53 PM by eits »

JeffB

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #2 on: August 14, 2017, 08:23:38 PM »
That's a very good idea.  +1.

steve

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #3 on: August 30, 2017, 05:51:04 PM »
yes please

possibly use integrated iperf as server or client which could be as a single unit Pockethernet with a laptop/pc
or 2 Pockethernets if available - thats if there is enough resources to run an iperf instance

+1

colinskuse

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2017, 11:09:34 AM »
+ 1 for iperf (even if just client, and we need server running elswhere)

Dimitry

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2018, 01:41:29 PM »
+ 1 for iperf client
+ 2 for iperf both client and server. Actually: with this feature I will buy another one :-)

gsgx

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #6 on: February 03, 2018, 11:03:25 PM »
same +1 for iperf client
and +2 for full iperf

xperiago

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #7 on: March 23, 2018, 02:41:14 PM »
+1

toddclausen

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Re: Speedtest over extended links
« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2018, 04:25:33 PM »
I would vote for full iperf, client would be a great start