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Eddie Ka Lun Law, Biswajit Nandy, Alan S J Chapman: Scaleable web server and method of efficiently managing multiple servers. Nortel Networks, December 11, 2001: US06330602 (294 worldwide citation)

A client-server architecture includes a plurality of clients and a plurality of servers. Information resources are replicated among the servers. According to one aspect, the invention includes an intermediary device called a “depot” sitting transparently between a client and a pool of servers which ...


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Law Ka Lun Eddie, Nandy Biswajit, Chapman Alan Stanley John: Serveur web a variabilite dimensionnelle et methode de gestion efficace de serveurs multiples, A scaleable web server and method of efficiently managing multiple servers. Law Ka Lun Eddie, Nandy Biswajit, Chapman Alan Stanley John, Nortel Networks, GOWLING LAFLEUR HENDERSON, February 10, 2004: CA2202572 (36 worldwide citation)

A network includes one or more clients, a plurality of servers and an intermediate device called a "depot". Information resources are replicated among the servers. The client accesses a server through the depot. The depot transparently identifies a new session and selects one server for the session. ...