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On the machine acting like a server, run:
On the machine acting like a client, run:
iperf -c ip.add.re.ss
where ip.add.re.ss is the ip or hostname of the server.
On the another machine write this command.
pv -r /dev/zero | nc 192.168.1.1 7777
It will show live throughput between two machine.The destination machine ip is at our example 192.168.1.1
You must multiply by 8 for the network calculation.
You must install pv and netcat commands for this commands usage.