traffic shaping

February 5, 2009

FTP possibly being throttled by TM Malaysia

We have noticed that especially during peak hours it seems that TM throttles / traffic shapes FTP connections. Those on seedboxes may experience slower¬† FTP transfer speeds that necessitates using many threads. We have found that passing the FTP program through theVPN massively increases this speed. Without VPN: 4.3 kB/sec With VPN: 100 […]