Cisco Networking

BGP Load Sharing

What is load sharing and why to use it?Load balancing with BGP is not possible in a multihomed environment with two ISPs. BGP selects only the single best path to a destination among the BGP paths that are learned from different ASs, which makes load balancing impossible. However, load sharing Read more…

By Joe Conklin, ago
CentOS

MySQL Load Balancing using HAProxy

What is HAProxy and how to use it?HAProxy is a free, very fast and reliable solution offering high availability, load balancing, and proxying for TCP and HTTP-based applications. It is particularly suited for very high traffic web sites and powers quite a number of the world's most visited ones. Over Read more…

By Joe Conklin, ago
CentOS

HTTP Load Balancing using HAProxy

What is HAProxy Server and how to use it?HAProxy is a free, very fast and reliable solution offering high availability, load balancing, and proxying for TCP and HTTP-based applications. It is particularly suited for very high traffic web sites and powers quite a number of the world's most visited ones. Read more…

By Joe Conklin, ago
Cisco Networking

EIGRP Load Balancing

What is EIGRP load balancing and why to use it?Load balancing is a standard functionality of the Cisco IOS router software, and is available across all router platforms. It is inherent to the forwarding process in the router and is automatically activated if the routing table has multiple paths to Read more…

By Joe Conklin, ago