[CentOS-mirror] Average Bandwidth Requirements

David Richardson david.richardson at utah.edu
Tue Aug 26 03:45:47 UTC 2008

On Tue, 26 Aug 2008, Bradley Falzon wrote:

> G'Day List,
> Currently operating a CentOS mirror for our customer base, and for various 
> reasons we would like to open this up further to the public.
> Just wondering the approximate bandwidth we could expect on average. I 
> understand with the fastestmirror plugin, this can vary per location, 
> however, just rough guesstimates is all that is required before we commit.

On mirror.chpc.utah.edu, mrtg says I've averaged 19 mbit outbound and 1 
mbit inbound traffic over the last year.

That's including all traffic for my mirror, and I carry the CentOS DVD 


David Richardson <david.richardson at utah.edu>
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