Fortinet launches an advanced “load balancing” system in APPLIANCE configuration.
Which includes dedicated ASICs to perform various operations across server farms. This is for the purpose of downloading from the servers and improving the user experience. The FortiBalancer system is available in several models from 2GB performance to 30GB of L4 / L7 performance.
Abilities and Benefits:
- Server Load Balancing – Layer 4-7
- Application Acceleration – includes built-in support for dozens of applications
- SSL Offloading – at the hardware level – and is not restricted in performance by license
- Compression-Compression Enforcement in front of users
- Reverse Caching – for static pages of web sites
- Link Load Balancing – both for browsing out and inside
- Global Server Load balancing – Load distribution distribution across geographical sites
- Quality of service