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Old 12-26-2014, 11:26 AM
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Lan Speed test.

I found this tool that is great writes a file up to 9 gig across a network then reads it. This helped me find some network wires that had problems. They were really slow... was slowing the speed of my NIC.

http://www.totusoft.com/lanspeed.html The lite version is free .. used my laptop and switched wires I eliminated the defective ones... and replaced them. Also I was able to optimize my nic.

One thing I did find out that disabling all offloads on my NIC increased the throughput significantly.

Found 1 wire that dropped my link speed down to 100 needless to say it found its way to the trash.
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Old 12-26-2014, 01:58 PM
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Some other things to try to fine tune your system:
http://www.analogx.com/contents/download/network.htm
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Old 12-30-2014, 11:52 AM
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... One thing I did find out that disabling all offloads on my NIC increased the throughput significantly. ...
I noticed that as well with my server grade nics, but not the cheap ones. I guess the onboard processors have come a long way.
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