Just saw your message.
I think someone already mentioned traceroute (Windows tracert). The
results from that will be helpful, especially if you can catch the slow
response in the traceroute. Also, if you can give me the time/date of
any incidents that you do see, I can check against my monitoring, to see
if there may be a general problem with MSU's link to the Internet.
On Fri, Sep 12, 2008 at 03:01:43PM -0400, Tom Rockwell wrote:
> I have a question about network performance from my home to MSU. I have
> ATT DSL at home and notice that performance seems to be poor to campus
> during the evenings. Is it possible that the campus link to Merit is
> the problem? Generally ping times are 25-35ms from home to campus, but
> in the evenings when I notice the perfomance drop ping times vary from
> 25 to 200+ ms.
> Sorry to spam the list, but if figure calling AT&T will get me nowhere.
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