Monthly Archive: May 2016

May 12

Just The Facts

slow syn-ack

Don’t jump to cause. This often leads to wasted resources and is a quick way to lose respect amongst your peers. Scenario You receive a trace via email and are told that it illustrates a “network problem”, which is causing slow application performance. In the words of the analyst, there are “tons of bad packets and retransmissions.” Much …

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