Controlling bandwidth on a Windows 2003 VPS server

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Controlling bandwidth on a Windows 2003 VPS server – Managing your servers can streamline the performance of your team by allowing them to complete complex tasks faster. Plus, it can enable them to detect problems early on before they get out of hand and compromise your business. As a result, the risk of experiencing operational setbacks is drastically lower.

But the only way to make the most of your server management is to perform it correctly. And to help you do so, this article will share nine tips on improving your server management and fix some problem about windows, windows-server-2003, bandwidth, bandwidth-control, .

We were dinged recently by our ISP when our server briefly saturated their line. Apparently they don’t like bursty traffic. Who knew? Like many low cost hosts, they specify limits in terms of total monthly bandwidth, but they also ‘reserve the right’ to terminate network access for going over other unspecified limits, under the guise of protecting their customers.

I’m looking at modifying Apache mod_cband, but if that doesn’t work, or isn’t possible for whatever reason:

  • What other programs/utilities can I install on a Windows 2003 virtual private server that allow me to control the bandwidth, both incoming and outgoing?

Solution :

I’m thinking one of the products from NetLimiter or BandwidthController might fit the bill.

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