Speed test data
Connection:- 200/20Mbit/s Ultra Fast Broadband - FibreX by Vodafone NZ.
- Linux box
- Operating system - Ubuntu 16.04.
- Network adapter - Gigabit by GIGA-BYTE TECHNOLOGY CO.,LTD.
- Gigabit wired Ethernet connection running through a standard Vodafone issue HG659 Router and Technicolor broadband modem.
- CAT 6 Cabling.
- Perl script triggering speedtest-cli by Sivel available from here
This log records repairs to the network carried out to try and fix speed issues. Goal is to get upload speed consistantly between 180 and 200Mbits/s and the upload speed to between 18 and 20 Mbits/s.
17 April 2017 - Downer Technician analysed Vodaforne network - determined there was a fault in the street which probably effects 3 of 4 customers locally. Connection apparently wired backwards for FibreX.
19 April 2017 - Vodafone chased up Downers again.
Away for a week
28 April 2017 - Vodafone completed the required reconfiguration of the cabinet at the top of the street.
04 May 2017 - Vodafone Modem replaced. Router not replaced at this stage. Will monitor speed over the next few weeks and report back.
05 May 2017 - Download maybe starting to stabilise - time will tell.
29 May 2017 - Well time did tell - nearly a month and I've still got a crappy connection. Have messaged Vodafone yet again to have another go at getting it sorted.
The following charts show Speedtest results run since mid-January 2016.
These results are used for determining long term trends and for monitoring excessive drops in speed.