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Misconception about distance
Figure 2-9 Geolocation information for outlook.com.
3. Iplocation.net will consult up to three lookup sources to determine the location from
which an IP address is being served. Take note of this location. In the example shown
in Figure 2-9, the geolocation information for outlook.com is in Redmond,
4. Go to http://www.speedtest.net . Notice that speedtest.net automatically detected your
IP address, and you have the option to begin the test. Without any configuration,
speedtest.net will use your IP address and pair it with the geolocation of the closest
speedtest.net server to conduct the test. However, we would like to select a server
whose geolocation is the closest to the Office 365 data center that we were directed
to. In this example, it is Redmond, WA. So instead of clicking Begin Test, click Settings,
as shown in Figure 2-10.