Network Load Balancing (NLB) is a component in Windows Server operating systems that load balances network traffic (sent to a cluster virtual IP address) among multiple servers in an NLB cluster.

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Advantage of Microsoft Cluster over Microsoft Network Load Balancer

Till recently, I assumed that Microsoft NLB worked at an OS/Machine level rather than an Application Level. i.e. the NLB just monitors heartbeats on the machine to check if machine is alive and then ...
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Network Load Balancing problem

Summary I have two machines in an NLB cluster. If I shut-down one machine (to simulate failure) then the second doesn't take-up the load. I'm looking for help in diagnosing the reason for this. ...
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Does Windows 2008 Server Standard Edition, support Network Load Balancing?

Does Windows 2008 Server Standard Edition, support Network Load Balancing?
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Windows NLB detect dead IIS?

We're running 4 webservers through NLB, however every once in a while a single IIS dies on us (not the Windows, it still works, it's just the IIS returns 503 Service unavailable) Is it somehow ...
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Simple IP load balancer for web service that runs on Windows XP or Windows 7 Professional?

I've a closed code application that needs to connect to a web service that needs to run on XPs or Windows 7 (desktop). The application can only connect to a single IP address. The application is low ...