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Cisco Meraki scaling back throughput of various hardware firewalls!

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This is a quickie article:

Please note: UPDATE AT BOTTOM the issue has been resolved at this time. The article will remain as such for documentation purposes.

Cisco Meraki has been scaling back the throughput speed for various hardware firewall products including the Z1, MX60/w,MX64/w, MX80.

A user on Reddit has reported the drama in the following thread:
https://www.reddit.com/r/meraki/comments/41laj8/did_the_z1s_just_get_a_bandwidth_lock_pushed_down/


Sure enough I've done a speed test just now and here's the result:
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/5010989908  

Here's a result prior to this:
http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/4596230047

An employee on Spiceworks forums has said this:


However this statement does not seem to be true on my connection.

Earlier when I first bought mine I got an upgrade that brought mine UP from 50Mbps to 80Mbps stateful firewall throughput. Why they would retract this and bring it down is beyond me. It's not like it costs them any extra si…

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