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Microsoft Network Load Balancing Behind the Scenes

I figured out I wrote a lot about Microsoft Network Load Balancing (NLB) without ever explaining how that marvel of engineering works. To fix that omission, here’s a short video taken from the Data Center 3.0 webinar.

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Several webinars available on ipSpace.net cover data center-specific topics:

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2 comments:

  1. Excellent explanation, thanks a lot!
    Does that only apply to Windows 2000 / 2003 or also to 2008? (I've heard Microsoft has implemented some improvements in 2008 NLB)

  2. Excellent refresher on Microsoft NLB. Thanks @ioshints !

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