Software-Based Load Balancing

Marconi Foundation
Jul 17, 2019 · 2 min read
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The Problem

The industry standard solution to this challenge is to use load balancers that can listen for client requests and then route them to a pool of servers where the request can be served quickly and reliably. Unfortunately, the industry standard solution has also been to use hardware load balancers which are expensive and inflexible. If more servers are needed or if an environment changes (a common scenario in today’s fast paced environments) then new hardware usually needs to be purchased.

How is this solved today?

Load Balancing with Marconi

Get started today with a Marconi based UDP load balancer by following the setup guide on the Marconi Wiki.

MarconiProtocol

Smart Ethernet Protocol

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