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1gbps upgrade

Hi, has anyone else upgraded to 1gbps?

I upgraded and they say it's activated but the speeds are still only around 1.5MB/s > 3.5MB/s

This is only about 25mbps, not even the standard 100mbps.

Yet I pay for 1gbps... the speed is not even any faster. On a VPS from another provider on 1gbps I get 50MB/s, here I get 1.5MB/s!

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  • uk1uk1 Member
    I can achieve up to 12MB/sec outgoing. This is a 100mbps connection, so the upgrade does nothing...
  • WilliamWilliam Moderator

    Really depends on the location. Some test on 1TB storage with 1Gbps:

    Vilnius, Lithuania:

    Siauliai, Lithuania:

    Frankfurt, Germany:

    Milan, Italy:

    Athens, Greece:

    In this case if the port speed has not changed for you, to investigate the situation it would be required for you to perform iperf3 and MTR tests to and from your server and provide the results via ticket in client area.

  • uk1uk1 Member
    Those speeds do vary, however my upload is 3MB/sec which is only 24mbps. I'd expect at least over 100mbps from the UK.

    Another provider is much much faster.

    I'll try the iperf3 and MTR
  • uk1uk1 Member
    See below, our server 530 Mbits/sec, time4vps 64.9 Mbits/sec, far from a 1gbps port.



    ON OUR SERVER
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    Client connecting to {time-vps-server}, TCP port 5001
    TCP window size: 19.3 KByte (default)
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    [  3] local {our-server} port 47502 connected with {time-vps-server} port 5001
    [ ID] Interval       Transfer     Bandwidth
    [  3]  0.0-10.0 sec  77.8 MBytes  64.9 Mbits/sec
    [email protected] [/]# iperf -s
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    Server listening on TCP port 5001
    TCP window size: 85.3 KByte (default)
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    [  4] local {our-server} port 5001 connected with {time-vps-server} port 47126
    [ ID] Interval       Transfer     Bandwidth
    [  4]  0.0-10.0 sec   632 MBytes   529 Mbits/sec



    ON TIME VPS SERVER

    ------------------------------------------------------------
    Server listening on TCP port 5001
    TCP window size: 85.3 KByte (default)
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    [  4] local {time-vps-server} port 5001 connected with {our-server} port 47502
    [ ID] Interval       Transfer     Bandwidth
    [  4]  0.0-10.2 sec  77.8 MBytes  63.6 Mbits/sec


    ------------------------------------------------------------
    Client connecting to {our-server}, TCP port 5001
    TCP window size: 19.6 KByte (default)
    ------------------------------------------------------------
    [  3] local {time-vps-server} port 47126 connected with {our-server} port 5001
    [ ID] Interval       Transfer     Bandwidth
    [  3]  0.0-10.0 sec   632 MBytes   530 Mbits/sec
  • uk1uk1 Member
    which co-incides with the current speed

    sending incremental file list

    test/

    test/testx

        396,525,568  11%    7.20MB/s    0:07:11  


    fluxuates between 5MB/s and 8MB/sec

    The 63.6 Mbits/sec shown in iperf is 8MB/sec

  • tarasistarasis Member
    uk1 said:
    Hi, has anyone else upgraded to 1gbps?

    I was looking to, but I can't seem to find the option in the UI anymore. Only add-on I see is for additional IP addresses.
  • uk1uk1 Member
    On existing accounts you need to email support and they add it for you
  • ReginaRegina Moderator
    Hi tarasis,

    the 1 Gbps Port Speed cannot be ordered as an addon anymore, unfortunately. However, you can order 1 Gbps Port Speed as a component to your VPS. It can be added while purchasing a new VPS. If you already have an active VPS, please create a support ticket and me or my colleague will add this component manually to your VPS.
  • uk1uk1 Member
    Like I said then
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