Today was a great success for ERA with a complete suite of tests completed!
Today we all went to the Nindiri plateau to take VLF and micro gravity readings and I managed to setup the BGAN to perform various tests.
Today due to not feeling the best I remained at the hotel which started off slow but as it progressed a rather productive day was had regarding ERA.
The best intentions I had of blogging at the end of the day seems somewhat difficult to achieve due to the reasons covered in today’s personal blog section. Therefore at best expect an update as and when they arrive!
The following procedures should be used to test the bandwidth on all connects types in the field prior to performing any other tests to establish the quality of connection.
Full details on what Iperf is and how to use it can be found here. The tests can be performed via the Terminal or the GUI interface both of which give the same results but the GUI provides a useful visual representation to aid interpretation of results.