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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: Load balancing is dividing the amount of work that a computer has to do between two or more computers so that more work gets done in the same amount of time and, in general, all users get served faster. Load balancing can be implemented with hardware, software, or a combination of both. Typically, load balancing is the main reason for computer server clustering. On the Internet, companies whose  … 
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Simplify Your Route to the Internet: Three Advantages of Using LISP
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Uncover the ins and outs of the Location ID separation protocol (LISP): what it is, how it works, how it compares to BGP, and the top three advantages it provides. View now to get help deciding if this protocol can truly help simplify the route to the internet in your organization.
Posted: 29 Jan 2013 | Published: 29 Jan 2013

Global Knowledge

The Dynamic DNS Infrastructure
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This resource details a full-proxy architecture for DNS that provides a complete solution for global, local, and cloud load balancing, helping you overcome all the growth and security challenges the DNS is facing.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Jun 2012

F5 Networks

Expert Advice: 10 Questions You Need to Ask Vendors Before Making an App Delivery Solution Purchase
sponsored by F5 Networks
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This final section of SearchEnterpriseWAN.com's three-part guide on application delivery optimization explores the guiding principles behind undertaking an ADO deployment and provides a checklist of steps and considerations you should address prior to selecting an ADO solution.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Premiered: 20 May 2013

F5 Networks

Expert Advice: The Top Considerations When Making a Vendor Shortlist
sponsored by F5 Networks
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Part two of SearchEnterpriseWAN.com's three-part guide on application delivery optimization outlines a number of questions you should ask potential vendors to ensure you're deploying the best solution possible for your enterprise.
Posted: 20 May 2013 | Premiered: 20 May 2013

F5 Networks

Open Fabric Edge - The Best Attributes of the Data Center, Now Delivered to the Edge
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: Can your network accommodate the new requirements demanded on it? Explore how Ethernet switching can provide the flexibility, scalability, and resiliency you need to embrace the trends and technologies that will give your business a competitive advantage.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Extreme Networks

Plug Into the Cloud with SDN-based Enterprise Clouds
sponsored by NTT America, Inc., an NTT Communications company
WHITE PAPER: Discover how one organization is offering a consistent global cloud experience with the help of software-defined networking (SDN) technologies.
Posted: 16 May 2013 | Published: 20 Feb 2013

NTT America, Inc.,  an NTT Communications company

Five Challenges in Private Cloud Networking
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com unveils the top five challenges of private cloud networking and explores the ways to best overcome them. View now to learn more about address mapping, application acceleration, load balancing, and more!
Posted: 26 Feb 2013 | Published: 26 Feb 2013

HP & Intel®

Application Delivery and Optimization Solutions Spotlight- Checklist #3
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: The third section of SearchEnterpriseWAN.com's three-part guide on application delivery optimization (ADO) solutions explores the product benefits and tradeoffs and aims to help you seal the deal on a purchasing decision.
Posted: 11 Feb 2013 | Published: 11 Feb 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Application Delivery and Optimization Solutions Spotlight- Checklist #2
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: In the second of SearchEnterpriseWAN.com's three-part guide on application delivery optimization, we explore the application delivery optimization technologies you need to know about, the questions to ask potential vendors and/or service providers, and a list of products that may fulfill your needs.
Posted: 11 Feb 2013 | Published: 11 Feb 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Managing Virtualized Networks
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EGUIDE: This Tech Guide from SearchNetworking.com on managing virtualized networks provides the guidance you need to start putting your ideal on-premises network management system in place, and also touches on the managed services options available. View now to learn more!
Posted: 08 Feb 2013 | Published: 08 Feb 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Application Delivery and Optimization Solutions Spotlight- Checklist #1
sponsored by SearchNetworking.com
EBOOK: In the first of SearchEnterpriseWAN.com's three-part guide on selecting application delivery optimization (ADO) solutions, get help assessing the business and technology issues surrounding these products and uncover the benefits they can bring your organization.
Posted: 08 Feb 2013 | Published: 08 Feb 2013

SearchNetworking.com

Improve App Delivery with an HTML Rewrite
sponsored by F5 Networks
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com describes why many web content optimization startups are rewriting HTML and how your organization can benefit from these results. View now to learn more!
Posted: 12 Dec 2012 | Published: 12 Dec 2012

F5 Networks

Application Delivery Optimization: Challenges and Tips for Success
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Nemertes Research's Principal Analyst John Burke provides five application delivery optimization (AD) tips for success that will help you reap the benefits of WAN optimization without sacrificing your career or degrade performance across your WAN.
Posted: 12 Dec 2012 | Published: 12 Dec 2012

CA Technologies.

The Benefits of Next-Generation Virtual ADCs
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: Discover why next-generation and virtual application delivery controllers (ADCs) can help you conquer many of the networking and security challenges of enterprise mobility and cloud computing.
Posted: 27 Nov 2012 | Published: 27 Nov 2012

Citrix Systems, Inc.

Application Delivery Optimization
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Application delivery optimization (ADO) is a key player in finding and eliminating latency issues during application delivery. Check out this resource to learn how implementing ADO can help you improve application performance in your data center and beyond!
Posted: 03 Aug 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

F5 Networks

Tech Guide: Building and Optimizing Private Clouds
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: This Tech Guide from SearchNetworking.com explores the ins and outs of building and optimizing the private clouds.  In three articles, learn about application performance, top challenges you may encounter, and an overview of cloud computing architecture.
Posted: 27 Jul 2012 | Published: 27 Jul 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Windows Azure Storage: A Highly Available Cloud Storage Service with Strong Consistency
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about the architecture, data model, resource provisioning, load balancing, and replication systems of Windows Azure Storage (WAS), a scalable cloud storage system that provides customers with seemingly limitless data storage, access from anywhere at any time, and the ability to only pay for what they use.
Posted: 25 Apr 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Microsoft

Improving VDI with Scalable Architecture
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: Meeting the network, security and performance needs of your VDI deployment can be challenging. However, utilizing an optimized Application Delivery Controller (ADC) with application templates specific to VMware View, Microsoft desktop virtualization, and Citrix Xen can ease these burdens and generate additional benefits.
Posted: 06 Mar 2012 | Published: 06 Mar 2012

F5 Networks

RESIN CLOUD SUPPORT 3rd Generation Clustering For Elastic Cloud Scaling
sponsored by Caucho Technology
WHITE PAPER: Java and PHP Web applications can be difficult to deploy, scale and maintain in cloud environments using existing technology. Read this white paper to learn how clustering technology provides the elasticity needed to ensure the capacity, reliability and availability necessary for cloud-enabled Web applications. 
Posted: 01 Mar 2012 | Published: 23 Feb 2012

Caucho Technology

Consolidating your Citrix XenDesktop monitoring efforts using Microsoft System Center
sponsored by Citrix & ComTrade
WEBCAST: Join us to learn how ComTrade's Management Pack for Citrix XenDesktop can help you to measure, monitor and manage XenDesktop and give you a complete end to end view of your Citrix environment from within Microsoft Systems Center Operations Manager.
Posted: 09 Feb 2012 | Premiered: Feb 9, 2012

Citrix & ComTrade

High Availability and Load Balancing
sponsored by Progress
WHITE PAPER: This paper, the third in a series on enterprise data integration, examines how "connection-weighted load balancing" provides fast, reliable, highly available cluster processing.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Progress

Improving Performance and Control in SAP Environments [Cisco ACE XML Gateways]
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to find out how to meet the new challenges posed by the proliferation of XML-based services. Discover an appliance that can be combined with SAP Business Suite and NetWeaver to improve performance, security, availability, and monitoring and auditing (for compliance) for applications and Web services in SAP environments.
Posted: 22 Nov 2011 | Published: 22 Nov 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

STA Travel’s Website Performance Flys with Riverbed
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
CASE STUDY: The company turned to the Riverbed® Stingray™ Traffic Manager for support. This cost-effective solution deployed quickly, improved the website’s performance and uptime, and provided a superior online experience for its customers.
Posted: 09 Nov 2011 | Published: 09 Nov 2011

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

AlertBoot Moves to the Cloud with Riverbed Stingray Traffic Manager
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
CASE STUDY: When AlertBoot, a leading provider of full disk encryption, made the switch to the cloud it needed to find a load balancing solution that would support its migration and prevent downtime. The company chose Riverbed Stingray Traffic Manager to use while transitioning its infrastructure to an entirely virtualized environment.
Posted: 08 Nov 2011 | Published: 08 Nov 2011

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

Advanced ADCs Take Over Where Server Load Balancers Leave Off
sponsored by Coyote Point Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper and learn what to look for when evaluating an application delivery solution. Get the tools you need to develop a successful virtualization strategy while improving your data center to obtain your business objectives.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

Coyote Point Systems, Inc.
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LOAD BALANCING DEFINITION (continued): …  Web sites get a great deal of traffic usually use load balancing. For load balancing Web traffic, there are several approaches. For Web serving, one approach is to route each request in turn to a different server host address in a domain name system (DNS) table, round-robin fashion. Usually, if two servers are used to balance a work load, a third server is needed to determine which server to assign the work to. Since load balancing requires multiple servers, it is usually combined with failover and backup services. In some approaches, the servers are distributed over different geographic locations. … 
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