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Anita Jindal, Swee Boon Lim, Sanjay Radia, Whei Ling Chang: Load balancing in a network environment. Sun Microsystems, Park Vaughan & Fleming, December 4, 2001: US06327622 (379 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for load balancing requests for an application among a plurality of instances of the application operating on a plurality of servers. A policy is selected for choosing a preferred server from the plurality of servers according to a specified status or operational characteristic ...


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Hendrikus G P Bosch, David Richard Barach, Michael E Lipman, Alessandro Duminuco, James N Guichard, Humberto J La Roche: Hierarchical load balancing in a network environment. Cisco Technology, Patent Capital Group, November 29, 2016: US09509614 (1 worldwide citation)

An example method for load balancing in a network environment is provided and includes receiving a packet from a first stage load-balancer in a network environment, where the packet is forwarded from the first stage load-balancer to one of a plurality of second stage load-balancers in the network ac ...


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Jindal Anita, Lim Swee Boon, Radia Sanjay, Chang Whei Ling: Load balancing in a network environment. Sun Microsystems, VAUGHAN Daniel E, March 16, 2000: WO/2000/014633 (1 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for load balancing requests for an application among a plurality of instances of the application operating on a plurality of servers. A policy is selected for choosing a preferred server from the plurality of servers according to a specified status or operational characteristic ...


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Samar Sharma, Mouli Vytla, Rajendra Kumar Thirumurthi: Simultaneous redirecting and load balancing. Cisco Technology, Polsinelli PC, December 26, 2017: US09853903

The present disclosure describes methods and systems for enabling simultaneous redirection and load-balancing of data packets to network elements in a network environment. In one embodiment, a data packet is received at a network element. The network element identifies a traffic bucket corresponding ...


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Jindal Anita, Lim Swee Boon, Radia Sanjay, Chang Whei Ling: Load balancing in a network environment. Sun Microsystems, July 18, 2001: EP1116112-A1

A method is provided for load balancing requests for an application among a plurality of instances of the application operating on a plurality of servers. A policy is selected for choosing a preferred server from the plurality of servers according to a specified status or operational characteristic ...


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Mark Vange: Load balancing between multiple web servers. Stuart T Langley Esq, Hogan & Hartson, May 16, 2002: US20020059170-A1

A system for load balancing in a network environment including a plurality of network resources coupled to a network wherein at least some of the network resources provide redundant services. A client is coupled to the network and a gateway machine is coupled to the network in communication with the ...


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Karl N Redgate: System and method for evaluating policies for network load balancing. Sun Microsystems, Lahive & Cockfield, February 9, 2006: US20060031506-A1

Methods and systems for evaluating policies for load balancing in a network environment are disclosed. A switch provides load balancing of requests among different servers using an expression tree comprising data structures of precompiled executable code to determine an appropriate server group for ...


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Vange Mark: Load balancing between multiple web servers. Circadence Corporation, BURTON Carol W, October 25, 2001: WO/2001/080002

A system for load balancing in a network environment including a plurality of network resources coupled to a network wherein at least some of the network resources provide redundant services. A client is coupled to the network and a gateway machine is coupled to the network in communication with the ...


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Redgate Karl N: System and method for evaluating policies for network load balancing. Sun Microsystems, Redgate Karl N, CANNING Kevin J, November 24, 2005: WO/2005/112396

Methods and systems for evaluating policies for load balancing in a network environment are disclosed. A switch provides load balancing of requests among different servers using an expression tree comprising data structures of precompiled executable code to determine an appropriate server group for ...


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HIERARCHICAL LOAD BALANCING IN A NETWORK ENVIRONMENT. Cisco Technology, December 25, 2014: US20140379938-A1

An example method for load balancing in a network environment is provided and includes receiving a packet from a first stage load-balancer in a network environment, where the packet is forwarded from the first stage load-balancer to one of a plurality of second stage load-balancers in the network ac ...