Super cluster to the rescue, Part 1, Techniques to achieve extreme application scalability

Scaling up with WebSphere Proxy Server and HTTP plug-in

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Kevin Kepros and Dr. Debasish Banerjee

Date archived: January 3, 2017 | First published: June 24, 2009

What if you have an application for which the client load is extreme? Due to the shear number of clients or client requests, many application severs will be needed simply to handle the load. The common solution to such a problem would be to make use of IBM® WebSphere® Application Server Network Deployment clusters, but what if a cluster could not be made large enough to handle the required application load? This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.

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