Deploy a load balancer in front of your application server farm for improved availability and performance of your applications. Monitor the health of your application servers and protect against individual server failure. Management is easy using the intuitive graphical interface and API. Best of all, pay only for what you use.
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Pay as you go
Pay only for what you use each month, based on hours of load balancer usage and data processed.
Offload SSL handshake
SSL offload allows servers to spend their cycles on real application processing.
Intelligently distribute end-user data
traffic across multiple application
servers and enhance your end-user
experience. Conducts Layer-4
switching for HTTP, HTTPS and
TCP-based applications, with
compute support for virtual and bare
Intelligent traffic distribution
Rely on techniques such as round-robin, weighted round-robin and least connections to balance traffic.
Quickly detect server failures
Routinely monitor your server health to help avoid sending traffic to a down server.
Advanced traffic management
Achieve session persistence (source IP-based) to suit your application traffic flows or enforce a connection limit per VIP port.