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Right, so Waterman 427 is on 10 Mbps hubs, so 8 Mbps is the best you’re going to see.

In that room, use your own laptop and use wireless.  You’ll be at least 4-5x faster.

Votey looks really interesting and Network Services will need to chime in.


> On Oct 30, 2015, at 5:09 PM, Robert Erickson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
> FYI for this who like to look at the numbers
> 
> web was not bad today but running the test web site wesley sent out:
> 
> my office
> PING	Download	Upload
> 2 ms		837.12Mbps	481.87Mbps
> 
> Votey 209
> 7ms		1160.43		80.31
> 12ms	268.01		95.09
> 
> Waterman 427
> 2ms		8			8.28
> 2ms		7.97			8.36
> 
> 
> 
> 
> On Oct 30, 2015, at 9:07 AM, Robert Erickson <[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Oct 29, 2015, at 4:45 PM, Andrew Hendrickson <[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>> 
>>> Bob-
>>> 
>>> What rooms are you teaching in?  Run a speedtest on the machines in those rooms next chance you get.
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>>>>>> classrooms would be votey 209, rowell 110, waterman 427.
>>>>> 
>> 
>> i will run the speed test today.
>> 
>>> Keep in mind that many locations on campus are still running on Cabletron hubs (not switches) and you’re getting 8 Mbps shared bandwidth on a good day.  Plus the ‘Trons will saturate and need
>>> 
>>> Wireless is more modern than the ‘Trons and can give you bandwidth in excess of 54 Mbps, but it is also shared and if you have a room full of students on laptops all connecting to the same WAP, things are going to slow down.
>>> 
>>> AEH
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> On Oct 29, 2015, at 2:50 PM, Robert Erickson <[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> i dont use my computer in the classroom i use the computer that is in the classroom. i assumed they were hardwired but maybe they are not?
>>>> 
>>>> students experience slowness in more places than just the classrooms.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> On Oct 29, 2015, at 2:35 PM, Lynne Meeks <[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Robert,
>>>>> 
>>>>> When you are having trouble loading pages in class is your computer connected wirelessly or wired?
>>>>> 
>>>>> I'd have to check on the specifics of the Rowell and Waterman classrooms but I don't believe they have a data port per seat so I expect the students are connecting wirelessly.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Lynne
>>>>> 
>>>>> On 10/29/2015 2:30 PM, Robert Erickson wrote:
>>>>>> I was wondering if anyone else was having trouble with using the web on campus. i find it going very slow in my classes. Many times i stop the page loading and hit refresh which works faster. Some pages never seem to load.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> My students have complained about the web going slow but they attribute that to wireless. i am assuming the classrooms are hardwired but maybe that is not the case.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> classrooms would be votey 209, rowell 110, waterman 427.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Be Cool,
>>>>>>                   Bob E.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> w (802) 656 - 8137 UVM, CS Dept, Votey 331, Burlington, VT 05405
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> g (802) 585 - 2189
>>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> -- 
>>>>> Lynne Meeks
>>>>> Network Engineer
>>>>> Network Services
>>>>> University of Vermont
>>>> 
>>>> Be Cool,
>>>>                   Bob E.
>>>> 
>>>> w (802) 656 - 8137 UVM, CS Dept, Votey 331, Burlington, VT 05405
>>>> 
>>>> g (802) 585 - 2189
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> Andrew Hendrickson
>>> CAS IT Administrator
>>> UVM, College of Arts & Sciences
>>> 
>>> 802-656-7971
>>> 
>>> [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>>> 
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>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> Be Cool,
>>                   Bob E.
>> 
>> w (802) 656 - 8137 UVM, CS Dept, Votey 331, Burlington, VT 05405
>> 
>> g (802) 585 - 2189
>> 
> 
> Be Cool,
>                   Bob E.
> 
> w (802) 656 - 8137 UVM, CS Dept, Votey 331, Burlington, VT 05405
> 
> g (802) 585 - 2189

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