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Benchmarking Network Performance with Network Pipemeter, LMbench, and nuttcp

Aug 13, 2008, 17:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ben Martin)

"nepim is great for seeing what the bandwidth is in both directions between two machines. Being able to test send, receive, and bidirectional throughput speeds lets you see if you are having issues in only one direction. The UDP tests can also show you how many packets are being lost so you can see whether connecting a switch between two hosts leads to more packets being lost or not."

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