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Inclearwater

@173.169.72.x

New speeds?

On lightning service, I've never seen more then 39.5 down, and about 4.8 up. Is this a new bump? Maybe powerboost? I know its not much higher, but its still higher then advertised. Got same results from all three Tampa test sites on speedtest.net as well.



tim tim tim

join:2010-08-14
Lutz, FL
kudos:2
I have been seeing more bumping right over the 40mbps as well. usually under 41 but still, as you said the usually was about 39.5ish.. Officially there is no "boost" though.

Just noticed, mine used to go to 39.4 EVERY time on the download. today i just got 40.5.. not much but still interesting


bigdaddy

join:2009-11-18
kudos:2
reply to Inclearwater
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Good Stuff LOL

tim tim tim

join:2010-08-14
Lutz, FL
kudos:2
which site did you use to get the ping time as well?

rebus9

join:2002-03-26
Tampa Bay
Graphic suggests the server is in Tampa, but 57 ms ping time for a local server... ?

tim tim tim

join:2010-08-14
Lutz, FL
kudos:2
Thats why I asked lol


Flashfox
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join:2003-10-01
Melbourne, FL
reply to rebus9
25 Mbps up ?????

rebus9

join:2002-03-26
Tampa Bay
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Yeah, I was wondering that. Maybe he's on BHN fiber. Photoshop perhaps?

Maybe bigdaddy will enlighten us.

The datacenter in Tampa where my company's servers are colo'd has local peering with Brighthouse. I can get some pretty impressive results from the BHN speedtest on them, so maybe that's how he did it.

tim tim tim

join:2010-08-14
Lutz, FL
kudos:2
yeah its obviously some sort of commercial setup.