Techniques for internet load balancing for servers
You can use either a hosted global LB service from an external provider, like Akamai. Or you can set up your own global load balancing system with most, if not all, of the leading application delivery controller vendors.
Any of these should be able to do geo-location so that the traffic will be routed to the closest data center to the source of the request.
Enter 126.96.36.199, which is cisco.com. It will show as San Jose, CA as the location. Based on that info, maybe it will send traffic to your Los Angeles hosted location instead of to your New York location.
[toc:faq]The ProblemOn traditional switches whenever we have a trunk
interface we use the VLAN tag to demultiplex the VLANs. The switch needs
to determine which MAC Address table to look in for a forwarding
decision. To do this we require the switch to do...
[toc:faq]Introduction:Netdr is a tool available on a RSP720, Sup720 or
Sup32 that allows one to capture packets on the RP or SP inband. The
netdr command can be used to capture both Tx and Rx packets in the
software switching path. This is not a substitut...
IntroductionOSPF, being a link-state protocol, allows for every router
in the network to know of every link and OSPF speaker in the entire
network. From this picture each router independently runs the Shortest
Path First (SPF) algorithm to determine the b...