HERE is a MINI java applet allowing you to test your download and upload connection speed from your location to the server hosting the applet. The applet tests your connection by going through a number of speed checks. Using this applet, you can achieve accurate speed test result than using a web-page speed test script. The applet also has a progress meter showing how long it would take until the speed test is completed. If you are a web host, this would be a handy tool because customers always request for download speed test. By just putting this applet on your site, you can let your site visitors to test their download and upload speed ~