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How to Build a Computer Network

… to 1000Mb/s. If you need to connect at longer distances the more suitable solution are Coaxial cable – up to 500M, speed 10Mb. You need special repeaters or hubs or special network cards. The fiber optic – 10Km or more, speed up to 100Gb, depending on the equipment. It is the most expensive solution; the price though can be affordable for slower connections. For slower connections, most of the cost will consist on running the cable between the two points. DSL is the …

How to Troubleshoot Internet Connection Speed

… a reboot Almost every time a reboot solves the problem. This might sound anecdotic but it actually works in many cases. Reboot the computer, reboot the modem, reboot the router behind the modem. Isolate the problem First of all we need to know that the problem is not in the network. Use a computer that you are sure is not infected by any Mallware. Connect it directly to the DSL device, cable modem, or other type of modem. Do not use the wireless; connect the computer with a network …

How to Improve Internet speed at your Business

… generate an Outlook message of around 18Mb. This 18 Mb will be uploaded to the email server which is the more painful operation on an asynchronous DSL connection (download is 3M but upload is 800K), and then will be again downloaded. If this email is sent to a few people imagine the connection bottleneck created. Using a Caching Proxy could save you Money If after all of the previous steps your business is still too slow you can implement a Caching Proxy. A Caching Proxy Server is an extremely …