About once every six months, I move data from my company's servers to a
local 500 GB drive. I need to download about 80 GB from this out-of-state
server. The best sustained download rate I am getting is about 425 kbps.
The aggregate rate over the past nine days of 250 kbps with restarts after
disconnects. At this rate, it will take 30+ days. My connection is
extreme fast - repeatedly, I am get 4000 - 5000 kbps
1) Are there any client applications that will improve the speed? I can't
alter the server or VPN in any way. Moreover, these files don't exist on an
2) Do any of these download accelerators help the fundamental transfer
3) Would a download manager help assist for broken downloads? The
connections comes down about once ever two days.
Cisco VPN client
Cable modem for connectivity
thanks in advance
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