Solved

Help with bandwidth throttling on business broadband

Posted on 2014-10-21
4
151 Views
Last Modified: 2014-11-28
Hi experts, we supply some adsl/ fibre buisness lines going ino various businesses. The problem is that some of the customers need to use video streaming and applications like skype. They are getting laggy results when streaming, the supplier throttles the bandwidth for non critical applications. For example, they deems emails with priority no 1 over something like streaming (lower priority).
The circuits mostly fibre and we have BT openreach and netgear routers. Is there any clever ways to get around this?
0
Comment
Question by:unrealone1
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:Jeff Lewandowski
ID: 40395044
QoS (Quality of Service) is what will help fix this issue.

Which models of Netgear and BT openreach routers are in place?
0
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
Rafael earned 500 total points
ID: 40395166
You could create a vlan specific to the type of traffic and then place QOS on that VLAN.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Closing Comment

by:unrealone1
ID: 40470233
good info
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:unrealone1
ID: 40470235
We actually contacted the isp , they were able to make changes at their end
0

Featured Post

NEW Veeam Agent for Microsoft Windows

Backup and recover physical and cloud-based servers and workstations, as well as endpoint devices that belong to remote users. Avoid downtime and data loss quickly and easily for Windows-based physical or public cloud-based workloads!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This solves the problem of diagnosing why an internet connection is no longer working. It also helps identify the likely cause of the lost connection if the procedure fails to re-establish your internet connection. It helps to pinpoint the likely co…
Cable Modem Provisioning from DPoE compliant server  This Article is to support CMTS administrators to provide an overview of DOCSIS compliance configuration file, and to provision a cable modem located at customer place from a Back office serve…
In this video, viewers are given an introduction to using the Windows 10 Snipping Tool, how to quickly locate it when it's needed and also how make it always available with a single click of a mouse button, by pinning it to the Desktop Task Bar. Int…
In this video we outline the Physical Segments view of NetCrunch network monitor. By following this brief how-to video, you will be able to learn how NetCrunch visualizes your network, how granular is the information collected, as well as where to f…

617 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question