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Monday, May 7, 2018

The effects of traffic bursts on network hardware

We’ve written extensively about the phenomenon of network microbursts and how to use the iPerf network performance tool to create them in order to test their effects on your network. Our interest in them grew out of our work with Velocimetrics, since microbursts can have pretty significant effects in financial/trade markets. Our journey down the rabbit-hole got us interested in seeing the effects of microbursts on switches and interfaces in a test network.

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