Balance workload in a cloud environment

Use threshold policies to dynamically balance workload demands

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Judith Myerson

Date archived: November 29, 2016 | First published: January 11, 2011

Many businesses and government agencies demand cloud services to provide continuous operational availability and security. To make this a reality, they will require a threshold policy on resource management for application testing and production. In this article, the author explains what a threshold policy is and how it can help to balance workload demands dynamically in a cloud environment.

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