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Bandwidth Testing Software for our network

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I'm looking for a piece of software that I can put on a server, at my network core, that would allow my customers to test their internet connection speed.
I keep getting calls from a few customers that are using various speed test websites and getting poor numbers that don't reflect the performance of my network.
I realize that these numbers could be a factor of the peering arrangements of my ISP but I want to have a way that I can demonstrate to the customers on my network that My network is not the culprit.

any suggestions?
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by:Will Szymkowski
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Hello there,

This is a Software Bandwidth tester that might fit your needs.

http://www.pmasoft.net/englisch/tor/Test%20Bandwidth%20Speed.html

Also try these sites for web bandwidth testers
www.speakeasy.net
www.toast.net

Hope this helps

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by:gsco
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This may be what your looking for: http://www.myspeed.com/detailpro.html
Hope that helps.
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by:Will Szymkowski
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Here is also another link on some bandwidth testing tools.

http://www.softpedia.com/catList/194,1,1,1.html
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I've had success with this applet: http://www.hotscripts.com/Detailed/43721.html
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http://www.speakeasy.com 's speed test seems to be the golden standard, however I'm not aware of any software to use locally...
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