EA-STD-032 Network Load Balancing

Architectural Classification

Technology \ Networks \ Security

Standard Specification

Greater application availability can be gained by distributing server workload to be distributed over multiple servers.  This is achieved by utilising network load balancers.

 

Baseline (Today) Emerging (To track)
  • Cisco Systems
  • Cisco Systems
  • Alternative Provider
Tactical (0-3 years) Strategic (3-6 years)
  • Cisco Systems
  • Network Load Balancers compatible with next generation network infrastructure
  • Cisco Systems
  • Network Load Balancers compatible with next generation network infrastructure
Retirement (to be removed) Containment (No new development)

 

Author: Paul Ferrier Date: 24/10/2014 Version: 1.0
Document Security Level: PUBLIC 
Document Approvals: Technical Architecture Group

Enterprise Architecture Practice

Enterprise Architecture Board

IT Director

27/08/2014

September 2014

September 2014

23/10/2014

Review Date: October 2015

Network Load Balancing Roadmap

Network Load Balancing