Transparency report: March 2016

author David Wibergh, about Status & transparency reports

This is the monthly transparency report for March 2016. Unfortunately this report was published late since we forgot to translate it from Swedish. The April report will be published shortly as well.

OVPN had one service interruption in March affecting all servers. The service interruption was planned and was due to OpenSSL releasing an update.

Summary

Our VPN servers had an uptime of 100% during March. OVPN nearly broke the previous traffic record as a total of 790 TB was encrypted through our servers. The current traffic record is 806 TB in a single month.

Below you’ll find performance numbers and statistics for our datacenters in Stockholm, Malmö and Frankfurt.

VPN servers in Malmö, Sweden

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)

Malmö – Summary of traffic spikes

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Analysis

Our datacenter in Malmö has a maximum capacity of 10 Gbit/s. However, during March the traffic load amounted to 519 Mbit/s on average.

The highest traffic spike was 1180 Mbit/s, which represents 11,8% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 883 Mbit/s, meaning the traffic load was below 8,8% of the maximum capacity for 95% of the time.

In total 174 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized by the VPN servers in Malmö.

The Malmö datacenter had an uptime of 100% during March.

VPN servers in Stockholm, Sweden

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)

Stockholm – Summary of traffic spikes in March
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Analysis

Our datacenter in Stockholm has a maximum capacity of 10 Gbit/s. However, during March the average traffic load was 2830 Mbit/s.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 3520 Mbit/s, which represents 35,2% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 2830 Mbit/s, meaning the traffic load was below 28,3% of the maximum capacity for 95% of the time.

In total 605 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized by the servers in Stockholm.

The Stockholm datacenter had an uptime of 100% during March.

VPN servers in Frankfurt, Germany

Traffic spikes (Mbit/s)

Frankfurt – Summary of traffic spikes in March

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Analysis

We deployed our servers in Frankfurt on January 31st, meaning March is the second full month the servers have been running. The Frankfurt datacenter has a maximum capacity of 10 Gbit/s. However, the traffic load was a mere 33 Mbit/s on average in March.

The largest traffic spike recorded was 255 Mbit/s, which represents 2,6% of the maximum capacity. The 95th percentile landed on 69 Mbit/s, meaning the traffic load was below 1% of the maximum capacity for 95% of the time.

As the servers in Frankfurt were recently deployed the traffic amount was significantly lower than for our other datacenters. In total a mere 11,5 TB of traffic was encrypted and anonymized in the Frankfurt datacenter.

Frankfurt had an uptime of 100% during March.

Website

WEB01 had an uptime of 100% in March resulting in a downtime of a couple of minutes.

Database

SQL01 had an uptime of 100% in March resulting in a downtime of a couple of minutes.