Wireless Networks Thread, Internet speeds in Technical; Just had our line upgraded by the nice people at kingston, went from 1.9mpbs up to running at 5.9mbps just ...
5th October 2009, 12:44 PM #1
Just had our line upgraded by the nice people at kingston, went from 1.9mpbs up to running at 5.9mbps just wondering who could boost the highest?
5th October 2009, 12:50 PM #2
What sort of school do you have running on a 5.6 meg connection. I used to work in a primary school and had to use an onsite proxy and we had a 10 meg connection with 60 odd pcs.
5th October 2009, 12:56 PM #3
It is a primary school, bout 110 computers...
5th October 2009, 01:31 PM #4
- Rep Power
We are running a 1Mb uncapped ADSL line. For South Africa this is a relative novelty, and it is darn expensive, though prices have started to lower slightly.
5th October 2009, 01:46 PM #5
- Rep Power
we have 20Mb but we get about 17 Mb to 18Mb. Its a small private secondary school. We have 40 ish computers + VLE running in house.
5th October 2009, 01:52 PM #6
Sorry to burst the bubble but we have a Les 100 (thatís 100meg both ways) fibre from our phone room to the local exchange...
5th October 2009, 02:07 PM #7
same here 200Mb full duplex, fiber direct into the server room.
5th October 2009, 02:08 PM #8
Not burst our bubble, as it looks like you are not getting what you are paying for in upload speed.
We on the other hand are only paying for 10Mb each way and as you can see:
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webman (5th October 2009)
5th October 2009, 02:10 PM #9
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5th October 2009, 02:22 PM #10
We've recently had a brand new wireless link put in, at a stunning speed of..... 2mbit! Yay! To download a 3 - 4 gig file, its actually quicker to walk home, download it and bring it back, and i've only got sky broadband at home!
5th October 2009, 02:31 PM #11
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5th October 2009, 03:37 PM #12
Upload is always a problem, the speedtest site isn't great for it, but it constantly being logged with C&W as its never what they promised. As for paying, we've set up a payment for the % share, so if we only get 20mb upload we only pay 20% of the 100meg price...if you get what i mean
Originally Posted by bossman
5th October 2009, 04:27 PM #13
That seems a great idea. Ill have to mention it to our ISP with our 20 down 2.3 up on a 100/100 mb/s line
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