BitTorrent traffic on SLT ADSL flows unhindered

M-Labs 

SLT’s ADSL does not block BitTorrent data, according to Glasnost, a tool in the M-Labs suite. As noted on the website,

Glasnost attempts to detect whether your Internet access provider is performing application-specific traffic shaping. Currently, you can test if your ISP is throttling or blocking BitTorrent. Tests for other applications will follow soon. The measurement server records the user’s IP address, and all data packets received by the server from your computer or sent by the server to your computer. In addition, it monitors errors in the communication with the server and the throughput of the transfers for those communication “flows,” and sends them to the server.

Test results here.

Will test Dialog’s WiMax connection tomorrow.

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. BitTorrent traffic on Dialog Wimax partly hindered? « ICT for Peacebuilding (ICT4Peace) - February 5, 2009

    […] Older » […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: