Admin tools: Speed Test

tool_speedtest
Maintained by Picture of Catalyst ITCatalyst IT, Picture of Brendan HeywoodBrendan Heywood
This is a network speed tester for embedding directly inside your moodle.
174 sites
136 downloads
7 fans
Moodle 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8

The key difference is it is hosted directly inside your Moodle instance. Speed tests will always be specific to the particular combination of the end users computer, network, and all of the hops in the middle up to and including the actual moodle. No 3rd party test will ever give you a true indication of exactly how fast a user can access this specific moodle site.

In fact using a test tool such as Google's which will likely be hosted on CDN edge servers very close to your user will almost always give a false and overly optimistic estimate of the true network speed to your moodle instance.

SUPPORT: This plugin page and forum is NOT regularly monitored!

If you have any issues or need support please use github or contact Catalyst IT Australia:

https://github.com/catalyst/moodle-tool_speedtest/issues

https://www.catalyst-au.net/content/contact-us

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Contributors

Picture of Catalyst IT
Catalyst IT (Lead maintainer)
Picture of Brendan Heywood
Brendan Heywood: Solutions Architect
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  • Picture of Plugins bot
    Fri, Nov 22, 2019, 7:50 PM
    Approval issue created: CONTRIB-7911
  • Picture of james wandra
    Sat, Dec 14, 2019, 12:56 AM
    I am using Gtmatrix for my website is this plugin working for this?
  • Picture of MUNESH KUMAR
    Sun, Dec 15, 2019, 6:37 PM
    I liked this speed test
  • Picture of Brendan Heywood
    Mon, Dec 23, 2019, 1:45 PM
    James gtmatrix looks like a speed auditing tool, which tells you how to speed your page up. This tool simply tests raw network speed. They should be completely independant tools.
  • Ricardo Caiado
    Tue, Aug 18, 2020, 4:34 AM
    Is it compatible with 3.9+ version of Moodle?
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