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Load Balancing

Load Balancing is the process by which workload is distributed across multiple virtual or dedicated servers. The load balancer takes care of distributing the load and monitors the capacity and availability of the existing nodes.

Load balancing distributes your services across multiple servers, such as webservers. This means that the platform can simultaneously handle more visitors and the visitor is not affected by a possible failure of one of the web servers when the load exceeds one particular server's maximum capacity. A load balancer is also useful when your website requires a certain performance which can be obtained more easily in a multiple server setting.

i3D.net offers various types of managed hardware load balancing:

  • Brocade ADX
  • ServerIron XL

The delivery of the requested services in a load balancing situation is like every other i3D.net service: the traffic between the servers and optional load balancer(s) is distributed locally. Do you have a need for extra temporary capacity? Order your load balancing services by contacting our sales & support desk.

i3D.net load balancing includes:

  • Link to i3D.net monitoring platform
  • SLA Managed 24/7 (including 99.999% Uptime Guarantee
  • 24/7 Troubleshooting
  • Replacement hardware / hardware components in case of failure

Getting started

Contact our account managers at the sales & support desk to start the technical intake and receive a customized quote today!