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ALSO CALLED: Web Load Balancing, Workload Balancing, Server Load Balancing, SLB, Network Load Balancing, Server Workload Balancing, Load Balancer, Round Robin DNS
DEFINITION: A round robin is an arrangement of choosing all elements in a group equally in some rational order, usually from the top to the bottom of a list and then starting again at the top of the list and so on. A simple way to think of round robin is that it is about "taking turns." Used as an adjective, round robin becomes "round-robin."In computer operation, one method of having different program process  … 
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Load Balancing White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Next-gen Load Balancing: Delivering Advanced Web Apps
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: The increasing demands for high availability, reliability and security of application access are driving the need for load balancers to provide a comprehensive set of network level and application-level services. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 19 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

Citrix

Keys to SAP Application Acceleration: Advances in Delivery Systems
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: It is essential that SAP applications and network infrastructures be considered together as a "application infrastructure" that supports strategic business objectives. This paper examines the challenges associated with SAP application delivery
Posted: 19 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

Citrix

Advanced Load Balancing: 8 Must-have Features for Today's Network Demands
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Today’s web applications require more than simple load balancing. This white paper describes the 8 must-have features of a more comprehensive application delivery solution.
Posted: 19 Sep 2008 | Published: 07 Jun 2010

Citrix

HP StorageWorks 4400 Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA4400) Performance
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper learn how sequential performance provides customers with improved data transfer rates for applications such as data warehousing, streaming video, high-performance technical computing, and backups and restores.
Posted: 07 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Value of Power VM Workload Partitions: New Virtualization Options in IBM AIX v6.1
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the flexibility that WPARs offer IT professionals in their virtualized UNIX server environments and review how WPARs are different from other partitioning technologies.
Posted: 18 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2008

IBM

Comparing Multi-Core Processors for Server Virtualization
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Achieve the greatest scalability, the highest consolidation ratios, and the best performance per watt with Quad-Core Intel Xeon processors. Learn why you need to integrate Quad-Core Intel Xeon processors into your computing environment ...
Posted: 21 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Intel Corporation

Understanding the Network Impact on Application Load Testing
sponsored by Shunra Software
WHITE PAPER: Delivering an application without considering the target network is not sufficient for load testing. Read this white paper that details a new solution for testing to make sure that application performance is optimal across the board.
Posted: 22 Oct 2007 | Published: 22 Oct 2007

Shunra Software

Load Balancing Basics
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover a powerful and comprehensive load balancing solution.
Posted: 18 Oct 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

Citrix

Air-Cooled High-Performance Data Centers: Case Studies and Best Methods
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Combining innovations and best-known methods for air-cooled data center design helps provide new approaches for power and cooling. This white paper discusses real world examples of how to lower costs and improve performance within the IT infras...
Posted: 31 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Intel Corporation

Fault Tolerance in a Virtual World
sponsored by Stratus Technologies
WHITE PAPER: As data centers adopt virtualization, fault-tolerance becomes more important. Download this white paper to learn about fault tolerance in a virtual world and how it can reduce overall cost of downtime.
Posted: 22 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Stratus Technologies

A Unified Approach to Workload Lifecycle Management
sponsored by PlateSpin
WHITE PAPER: New workload profiling and portability technologies are transforming data center operations. Find out why organizations should consider adopting a unified approach to managing workloads in the data center.
Posted: 03 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

PlateSpin

Why Application Virtualization is the Next Big Thing
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Updates to operating systems, patching or user customizations require tweaks to configurations making applications management and delivery unbearable. Learn how application virtualization provides the foundation to eliminate these problems.
Posted: 16 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

Citrix

Implementation Study: Dell IT Scales Supply Chain Management with Oracle Database 10g and Real Application Clusters
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Dell IT made the transition from proprietary Unix-based servers to running mission critical supply chain management applications on standards-based servers to avoid significant expenditures, increase server uptime, and improve scalability.
Posted: 09 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Dell, Inc.

IPv6 - Bridging the Gap to Tomorrow
sponsored by F5 Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper details a new solution that provides a bridge between traditional packet switching networks and the applications that run on them. Learn how to make a smooth transition from IPv4 to IPv6 now.
Posted: 17 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

F5 Networks, Inc.

Choosing a Load Testing Strategy
sponsored by Borland Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Compromising performance testing means applications are prone to failure, users cannot trust them, and developers and IT spend their time chasing problems rather than building the next generation application.
Posted: 24 May 2006 | Published: 01 Apr 2006

Borland Software Corporation
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LOAD BALANCING DEFINITION (continued): …  take turns using the resources of the computer is to limit each process to a certain short time period, then suspending that process to give another process a turn (or "time-slice"). This is often described as round-robin process scheduling.In sports tournaments and other games, round-robin scheduling arranges to have all teams or players take turns playing each other, with the winner emerging from the succession of events.A round-robin story is one that is started by one person and then continued successively by others in turn. Whether an author can get additional turns, how many lines each person … 
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