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traceroute to international

XTM

Well-Known Member
Joined
Nov 9, 2009
Messages
426
#1
when ever I ping or traceroute it always ended with local cloudflare.ixp.joburg. why is this not using to its international server to cnn or disney.
can someone please explain this...




Tracing route to cnn.com [151.101.193.67]
over a maximum of 30 hops:


2 * * * Request timed out.
3 * 37 ms 36 ms ipc-3-up.north.dsl.telkomsa.net [105.224.0.49]
4 31 ms 30 ms 29 ms ipc-3-up.north.dsl.telkomsa.net [105.224.0.50]
5 46 ms 43 ms 47 ms ipc-aggr-1.north.telkomsa.net [105.224.0.13]
6 54 ms 48 ms 49 ms 105-187-252-102.ti-sen.telkomsa.net [105.187.252
.102]
7 42 ms * 49 ms 196-60-9-103.ixp.joburg [196.60.9.103]
8 47 ms 46 ms 49 ms 151.101.193.67

Trace complete.
 
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Sinbad

Honorary Master
Joined
Jun 5, 2006
Messages
60,286
#2
Because those sites are using global content delivery networks that serve you content from the nearest node to you. Theoretically.
 

XTM

Well-Known Member
Joined
Nov 9, 2009
Messages
426
#3
speedtest measure the ping inter, but is there a way to bypass local implemented node? is this only telkom or other isp also on this.
 
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