Speed Test

Admin tools ::: tool_speedtest
Maintained by Catalyst IT, Brendan Heywood
This is a network speed tester for embedding directly inside your moodle.
Latest release:
365 sites
63 downloads
12 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

Catalyst IT (Lead maintainer)
Brendan Heywood: Solutions Architect
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  • Fri, Nov 22, 2019, 7:50 PM
    Approval issue created: CONTRIB-7911
  • Sat, Dec 14, 2019, 12:56 AM
    I am using Gtmatrix for my website is this plugin working for this?
  • Sun, Dec 15, 2019, 6:37 PM
    I liked this speed test
  • 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?
  • Mon, May 31, 2021, 1:40 PM
    I tested lastest version from Dec 2019 with 3.9.7+ and 3.11+. I did not see any errors on screen or logged.
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