Knowledge Base 2/3/2016 12:00:00 AM

How to Perform a Meaningful Ookla Speed Test

The procedure below will measure both the Bandwidth and Latency (delay) over the network path from our data center in Virginia Beach to your location.
  1. Follow this link:  http://speedtest.net/user-settings.php
  2. Use the "Preferred Server" pulldown to select "Chesapeake, VA [US] - Tachyon Dynamics"
  3. Click "Save"
  4. Click "Take a Speed Test"
  5. Click "Begin Test, Your Preferred Server"  (It's the one on the RIGHT)
If you'd like to share your results with us:
  1. When the test completes, click "Share This Result"
  2. Click "Copy"
  3. Paste the hyperlink you just copied into an email to Support