Support & Tools
- Fiber Internet Center’s YouTube Channel of Knowledge
Short videos that provide fast easy technical networking knowledge. From Fiber to T1s to DSL. How application packets flow and why. How MTU packet size effects your application performance. How your switch can slow down your entire network and much more.
- Popular short educational videos. Network Monitoring - VOIP Issues - Firewalls/VPNs - DNS in 10 Mins. - LAN & Speed Tests - Bandwidth Graphs - BGP Basics 1 of 3 … More on YouTube Channel
- Power Outage Links
PG&E Nor CA -- SCE South CA -- CPAU City Palo Alto
- Troubleshooting your LAN & Fiber Internet Center Connection
Documented help of what to check and why.
- Facts on Cloud and Remote Applications
Symetrical Fiber Internet brings cloud apps to life.
- Our Bandwidth Calculator helps you determine pipe size & transfer time
Got a big file to transfer this will give you Time/Pipe Size.
- Subnet IP address quick lookup table is very handy
This IPv4 Subnet table will help you quickly verify your network settings.
- Subnet IP address Calculators
IPv4 Want all the details of subnetting? This calculator tells you more than you may need.
- IPv6 Subnet Calculator
f your starting to play with IPv6 you will find this subnet calculator to be very handy.
- Ping Gateway from our Network Operation Center to anywhere
Ping from one of our northern California core routers to anywhere.
- Traceroute Gateway from our Network Operation Center to anywhere
Traceroute from one of our northern Califronia core routers to anywhere.
- G E E K T O O L S list of International traceroute sites
Traceroute sites to trace from. An International list of traceroute server.
- Speedtest.net - Fiber Internet Center is a Speed Test Site
SpeedTest.net uses Fiber Internet Center for testing your Internet.
speed. Not a socket-to-socket test, but it's very cool and very handy.
- Speakeasy Speed Test - Usually for Cable and DSL
Speakeasy nice testing for Cable Modems & DSL testing. Can get busy.
- Test your mail server - SpamHelp.org SMTP Open Relay Test
Is your mail server an open relay? Was it hacked and changed to Open?
- DNSstuff.com Tools, DNS lookups, traceroute, relay tests and more
One of the better DNS testing sites also has other network tools.
- DNS NSLOOKUP Checking
DNS checking. One of the best sites for DNS verification. Test your company's DNS settings.
- CERT , Internet Security Alerts from Carnegie Mellon University
Internet warnings, Port Blocking recommendations and details.
- MAC_Find: Vendor/Ethernet/Bluetooth MAC Address Lookup and Search
If you look at ARP tables this tool will decode the device manufacturer when you enter a MAC address.
- G E E K T O O L S whois server
Find out the details of a domain name , who owns it, where's the DNS for it,etc
- Ethernet Cable CAT5e and CAT6
Fastest way to make a cable and tips on how to do it right.