Avanu server load balancer and network load balancing methods

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     The WebMux Network Traffic Manager is a high capacity and full-featured product that meets the most demanding network traffic load balancing performance needs for an extensive range of TCP and UDP Internet protocol (IP) based applications and services. Back in 2005, Microsoft® chose WebMux as one of the first three hardware load balancers (HLB) to support its unified communications (UC) Live Communications Server platform (the predecessor of today’s Lync®), because of WebMux’s excellent features, performance, reliability, and affordability. WebMux has evolved providing load balancing functions to many popular applications from other world-class companies including Cisco®, IBM®, and Oracle®. Applications and services include Exchange® Server, SharePoint®, WebLogic®, WebSphere®, UC (unified messaging, IM presence, team collaboration, audio/web/video conferencing, mobility, and VoIP), databases, FTP, POP, terminal servers, and web servers to name a few.  WebMux load balancing features are developed on the powerful 64-bit processor platform using  intensive algorithms that provide the high capacity, reliability, and availability to manage, control, and secure local network Layers 4-7 traffic. AVANU adds value by being customer-centric by placing customers at the center of the product design, from the standpoint of the user’s interface, features, and customer support. The WebMux setup and configuration wizards remove the need for any scripting and the deployment of WebMux quick and easy.  The different WebMux models offer performance scalability supporting gigabit to10-gigabit Ethernet interfaces and come with a 2-year product warranty (parts and labor) with 1-year product technical support and firmware updates.  WeMux Network Traffic Manager, the affordable full-featured and high capacity performing solution that supports your demanding network traffic load balancing requirements.  Power of Performance  64-bit processing platform (removes memory performance limitations found with 32-bit  platform processing)  Up to 16-core processors for highly-efficient threaded operations  High throughput performance  Model A600X - up to 20GB (10GbE)  Models A500X/A500XD - up to 3.8GB  Model A400X/A400XD - up to 1.7GB Extensive Features (Included in all WebMux models)  Four load balancing operation modes  One-Armed Single Network  One-Armed Direct Server Return/DSR (formerly Out-of-Path/OOP)  Two-Armed Network Address Translation/NAT  Two-Armed Transparent  Full-range load balancing scheduling methods  Least connections, least connections-persistent, round robin, round robin-persistent, weighted fastest response, weighted fastest response-persistent, weighted least connection, weighted least connections-persistent, weighted round robin, weighted round robin-persistent  Robust security  Denial of Service (DoS) & Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection, TCP/SYN protection, Flood Control® cybercrime protection developed for the Department of Defense provided services (additional IP level protection for DDoS attacks), IPv4 to IPv6 translations (supports IPv6 client requests to IPv4 servers), TCP SYN protection,  HTTPS/SSH management, up to 8192-bit TLS/SSL encryption strength, TACACS+ and LDAP authentication, and Payment Card Industry/PCI compliant)  5,000 servers (real or virtual) supported  Reliability  High grade server components  Redundant hot-swap power supplies (supported on all models)  80 Plus Gold efficiency rated power supply  Pulse-width modulation (PWM) smart cooling fans (high efficiency)  Enhanced dual-boot feature Ease of Use and Flexibility  True plug-and-run installation with AVANU’s no cost pre-configuration service option  No scripting required - Easy front-panel LCD and GUI with setup and configuration wizards for popular applications  Dedicated out-of-band and in-band management including remote power-on/power-off (A500X, A500XD, and A600X)  SNMP and SMTP email notifications/alerts  Trouble-free high performance and high availability  Secure management  Low maintenance  High Return on Investment  Full extensive load balancing features on all models  Self-contained (no royalty or extra hidden costs)  Save on costly manpower hours to write scripts, configure, manage, and maintain  No additional maintenance contract required with purchase (WebMux comes with 2 full years product warranty-parts and labor and a full year of new software feature updates and fixes with product technical support) To know more visit us: network traffic manager,  Server  Load Balancing  balancers , WebMux – Network Load Balancing Methods / Solutions,  Application Delivery Network  Controller (ADC),