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Slow photo downloads with GetObject Requests

Hi,

We have multiple FNIS/Paragon MLS feeds, and almost all of them are returning photos very slowly.

On average, we're able to download 1 photo per second. With the amount of data we're pulling across all of our MLS RETS feeds, this is eating up a lot of time. With other RETS providers, we're able to download photos at around 4-5 photos per second and sometimes faster than that.

Here's a sample of some getObject calls we're making to the MAXMLS RETs server:

[7/15/2016 6:52:58 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:3 [7/15/2016 6:53:00 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:4 [7/15/2016 6:53:01 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:5 [7/15/2016 6:53:02 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:6 [7/15/2016 6:53:04 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:7 [7/15/2016 6:53:05 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:8 [7/15/2016 6:53:06 AM] Request: ~MAXEBRDI/getobject?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=40720221:9

As you can see, it's averaging about 1 photo download per second.

If you compare this to a different RETS feed of ours from a different RETS provider:

[7/15/2016 7:30:10 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:2 [7/15/2016 7:30:11 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:3 [7/15/2016 7:30:11 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:4 [7/15/2016 7:30:11 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:5 [7/15/2016 7:30:11 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:6 [7/15/2016 7:30:11 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:7 [7/15/2016 7:30:12 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:8 [7/15/2016 7:30:12 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:9 [7/15/2016 7:30:12 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:10 [7/15/2016 7:30:12 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:11 [7/15/2016 7:30:12 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:12 [7/15/2016 7:30:12 AM] Request: ~SFAR/getobject.aspx?Type=Photo&Resource=Property&ID=311069:13

We're able to pull about 5 images per second.

Like I said above, almost all of our FNIS/Paragon RETS feeds are returning photos at about 1 photo per second. I'm wondering if there's something I'm maybe doing wrong, or if there is a better way to pull photos because I do not see this behavior from any of our other non FNIS/Paragon RETS providers.

Thank you, Trevor