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Application Acceleration and Server Load Balancing News
May 15, 2017
With a new NFV platform, Array aims to combine fundamental load-balancing functions with third-party services that include security and management.
April 12, 2017
A10 Networks is adjusting to customers using open source load balancers. The latest Harmony application delivery controller includes analytics for HAProxy.
November 16, 2016
Data center provider Equinix has agreed to provide customers with the option of using the F5 application delivery platform in hybrid cloud environments.
August 30, 2016
This week, bloggers look into Citrix's free load balancer, Nutanix's buying spree and cybersecurity predictions.
Application Acceleration and Server Load Balancing Get Started
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An application delivery controller (ADC) is a network component that manages and optimizes how client machines connect to web and enterprise application servers. Continue Reading
Adaptive routing, also called dynamic routing, is a process for determining the optimal path a data packet should follow through a network to arrive at a specific destination. Adaptive routing can be compared to a commuter taking a different route ... Continue Reading
An application delivery controller (ADC) sits between you and the web server farm to manage the traffic between you and any number of back-end servers. In other words, app delivery controllers control the delivery of the web application to you -- ... Continue Reading
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You can simplify the process of buying an ADC device by examining how leading vendors address key considerations, including platform options, security and server load balancing. Continue Reading
Before you buy an ADC device, learn which features you should look for and what questions you should ask prospective application delivery controller vendors. Continue Reading
ADC devices have evolved to deliver a wide range of functionality, including web application firewall, denial-of-service protection, SSL offload and scalable performance. Continue Reading
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Figure out if load-balancing requirements are dynamic and how aggressively workloads should be balanced. Then look into load balancers with your hypervisor limitations in mind. Continue Reading
Cloud-based or on-premises application delivery platforms are growing in importance to enterprises. Once called 'load balancers,' the more common terms are 'application delivery controllers,' or Continue Reading
Assessing the performance of your new ADC requires careful benchmarking. Here's what to look for. Continue Reading
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Integrated appliances incorporate storage, processing and networking into one single product. But are they always a good choice? Continue Reading
To optimize application performance in the network, many companies are using business service management software and tools to automate IT services. Continue Reading
SSL acceleration requires making changes to traditional WAN optimization tools so that they can read through encryption. Continue Reading