Transparency report: October 2017

author Maximilian Holm, about Status & transparency reports

This is the monthly transparency report for October 2017. OVPN had two unplanned service interruptions and two planned service interruptions during the month of October.

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Summary

Throughout the month of October, our VPN servers had an uptime of over 99.5%. In total, the OVPN servers encrypted and anonymized 2566.9 TB of data, which is 190,3 TB more than September which holds the previous record.

During the month of October, we did not receive any requests from authorities. To date, we have never given out any customer data to third parties.

Below are the traffic and uptime statistics from our current data centers.

VPN servers in Malmö, Sweden

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Malmö - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

Our data center in Malmö has a maximum capacity of 10 Gbit/s. During the month of October, the traffic load amounted to 1360 Mbit/s on average.

The highest traffic spike was 3660 Mbit/s, which represents 36.6% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 2370 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 23.7% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 456.9 TB of data was encrypted and anonymized by the VPN servers in Malmö.

The Malmö data center had an uptime of over 99.5% during the month of October.

VPN servers in Stockholm, Sweden

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Stockholm – Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

Our data center in Stockholm has a maximum capacity of 20 Gbit/s. During the month of October, the traffic load amounted to 5420 Mbit/s on average.

The largest recorded traffic spike was 8940 Mbit/s, which represents 44.7% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 7820 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 39.1% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 1.82 PB, meaning 1820 TB of data was encrypted and anonymized by the VPN servers in Stockholm.

The Stockholm data center had an uptime of 99.5% during the month of October.

VPN servers in Frankfurt, Germany

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Frankfurt - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

Our data center in Frankfurt has a maximum capacity of 10 Gbit/s. However, during the month of October, the traffic load amounted to 230.6 Mbit/s on average.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 840.1 Mbit/s, which represents 8.4% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 424.3 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 4.2% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 77.4 TB of data was encrypted and anonymized in the Frankfurt data center.

Frankfurt had an uptime of 99.5% during the month of October.

VPN servers in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Amsterdam - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

We deployed our servers in Amsterdam in December 2016, making October the eleventh month the servers have been running. The Amsterdam data center has a maximum capacity of 3 Gbit/s. However, the traffic load was only 268.1 Mbit/s on average in October.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 709.2 Mbit/s, which represents 23.6% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 443.6 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 14.8% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 89.9 TB of data was encrypted and anonymized in the Amsterdam data center.

Amsterdam had an uptime of 99.5% during October.

VPN servers in Toronto, Canada

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Toronto - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

We deployed our servers in Toronto in December 2016, making October the eleventh month the servers have been running. The Toronto data center has a maximum capacity of 3 Gbit/s. However, the traffic load was only 69.8 Mbit/s on average in October.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 348.7 Mbit/s, which represents 11.6% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 123.2 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 4.1% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 23.4 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized in the Toronto data center.

Toronto had an uptime of 99.5% during October.

VPN servers in Los Angeles, United States of America

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Los Angeles - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

We deployed our servers in Los Angeles in August 2017, making October the third month the servers have been running. The Los Angeles data center has a maximum capacity of 3 Gbit/s. However, the traffic load was only 33.3 Mbit/s on average in October.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 210.4 Mbit/s, which represents 7.0% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 67.8 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 2.3% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 11.2 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized in the Los Angeles data center.

Los Angeles had an uptime of 99.5% during October.

VPN servers in Miami, United States of America

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Miami - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

We deployed our servers in Miami in August 2017, making October the third month the servers have been running. The Miami data center has a maximum capacity of 3 Gbit/s. However, the traffic load was only 27.7 Mbit/s on average in October.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 274.0 Mbit/s, which represents 9.13% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 73.3 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 2.4% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 9.3 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized in the Miami data center.

Miami had an uptime of 99.5% during October.

VPN servers in Oslo, Norway

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)
Oslo - Summary of traffic spikes in October

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Analysis

We deployed our servers in Oslo in August 2017 making October the third month the servers have been running. The Oslo data center has a maximum capacity of 3 Gbit/s. However, the traffic load was only 234.8 Mbit/s on average in October.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 851.3 Mbit/s, which represents 28.3% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 452.7 Mbit/s, meaning that 95% of the time, the traffic load was below 15.1% of the maximum capacity.

In total, 78.8 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized in the Oslo data center.

Oslo had an uptime of 99.5% during October.

Website

WEB01 had an uptime of 99.99%, and an average response time of 56.25 ms in October.

Database

SQL01 had an uptime of 99.99%, and an average response time of 2.33 ms in October.