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Suppose a company has a set of web+data servers that are load balanced, but sometimes the application gets a burst that goes beyond server capabilities.

This would nicely mitigate the cost of cloud services to only use them when you actually need them. Otherwise in-house hardware suffices.

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Has anybody done load balancing of such bursts to cloud services? Is it at all possible? WHat would one have to think about to achieve such configuration?

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