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  1. #1
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    BestofData review (dediboxworld)

    Well, I ordered the server Friday night, last week. I got the SSH info in one hour, and an hour later I got the DirectAdmin info. (they needed the license from DA). Ordering process was easy.

    It was running good until I messed up DA, so I requested a reinstall. It took around 16hours for it to be done.

    I've been pushing good bandwidth, and the server is pretty good for the price. (Right now I have a community running on the server with many users)

    One site I host on here is reyreythemonkey.com .
    Its good for shoutcasting.. and many high bandwidth applications.

    Look at my attached MRTG graph..

    Hope this helps for potential buyers.
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    Good review. We have a few boxes from them, (for our customers) and everyone is happy with them and the network.

    Lets hope they stay like that.
    Ryan Smith

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    I too have a box with them.

    Other than dedibox.fr capping the connection during peak hours I love every moment of being a customer with them.

    Those VIA processors really pack a punch too.

    My MRTG Graph is attached.
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    The first day I got the server, it was capped at 30mbit. But recently during these days, it hasn't been capped.. I've been pushing more than 30mbit during the French "peak" hours. Its awesome being able to pushing 2 TB of traffic or more with a $60 server

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tailseh
    The first day I got the server, it was capped at 30mbit. But recently during these days, it hasn't been capped.. I've been pushing more than 30mbit during the French "peak" hours. Its awesome being able to pushing 2 TB of traffic or more with a $60 server
    It seems to be capped from 16:00-00:00 CEST.. which is the peak for America :-)

    I can push 80Mbit at anytime except for those times

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    30mbit, 3000kb/s is still extremely reasonable. The server is $60 with potential upto 100mbits *unmetered* which is a great deal. I have one from a reseller and have nothing but praise for them!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mike_au
    30mbit, 3000kb/s is still extremely reasonable. The server is $60 with potential upto 100mbits *unmetered* which is a great deal. I have one from a reseller and have nothing but praise for them!
    100% Agree Awesome price for what I'm getting.

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    Ahh so its not just me hehe. Good to hear

    I wondered why mine was going so slow @ times. There are times when I cannot believe how incredibly fast this is for what I paid so all in all I am very happy as well.

    I have not been able to figure out the timeframe its capped but thanks to the above poster for the time reference.

    For my first server I love it. If the cap stays in place there are other places I can try, this is why I like this forum I already have others lined up in my head

    Thanks for the review..........

    Ed

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    Quote Originally Posted by sticky
    It seems to be capped from 16:00-00:00 CEST.. which is the peak for America :-)

    I can push 80Mbit at anytime except for those times
    Ahh, so I'll watch for those times.. what does CEST mean though? Never heard of that timezone..

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    it's -6 Central... I think
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    Their processors are amazingly crappy though.
    I think the VIA C7 2 GHz is compareable to a 1.3 Ghz P3 so that definitely limits the usability.

    At what point would such a processor become a problem?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mike_au
    30mbit, 3000kb/s is still extremely reasonable.
    Actually 30mbit is closer to 3700kb/sec.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tertsi
    At what point would such a processor become a problem?
    The moment you try to run PHP or MySQL-intensive applications.

    Now selling BigVPS's!
    Jacksonville Colocation and dedicated servers by colo4jax
    We are *not* a reseller. We own our servers, switches, routers and racks.

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    Cap is now, 20Mbit 24/7 It's changed since yesterday.

    EU traffic still seems uncapped though.

    Support, and server deployment is excellent. Just the cap which is in the way.

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    For some reason the 20mbit cap doesn't apply to me.. or atleast right now it isn't. I just opened up 36 instances of wget on a 256mb test file.. (which is in layered tech dc) and i'm at 35mbit :/ .. I'll post mrtg graph in a bit.

    BTW, i'm in the 88.191.36.*** range

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    I've uploaded graphs from 3 out of my 6 boxes.
    One of the boxes just got online earlier today and is already capped.

    Nearly all of the traffic is to the US. I don't believe EU traffic is capped however, not sure.
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    Your new server is capped for sure at 20mbit.. but I just took this graph from the bestofdata control panel:
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    Kakashi

    I have seen a program that has a graph like that but I cannot remember what it was called and it was I thought wasy to remember hehe. If that is not from some sort of panel from the server can you tell me which program you have. Thanks

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    The program that Kakashi is using is called MRTG.

    (its sooooo hard for me to install... i have no clue how to do it)

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    (its sooooo hard for me to install... i have no clue how to do it)
    ...why? Compile it, use the configuration generator and you're done.

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    Oh thanks. I was wrong the one I thought of was not called that but thanks again

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    Quote Originally Posted by nocebo
    ...why? Compile it, use the configuration generator and you're done.
    I should've made myself a little more clearer. I don't know how to get the smnpd working and able to be read by MRTG.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tailseh
    The program that Kakashi is using is called MRTG.

    (its sooooo hard for me to install... i have no clue how to do it)
    It's not mrtg it's rrdtool
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    I dunno about that When I installed it I recall typing in apt-get install mrtg

  24. #24
    Hello WHT Members,

    Please enter this command (SSH) - Only Linux:
    echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/tcp_timestamps

    This command removes normally this actual cap (25-50Mbps).

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    any tips for windows?

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