Open source load-balancers and high availabilty cluster software

Load balancing is the processing and distribution of communications equally across a network to achieve high security, scalability and redundancy. Load balancing is required where a network server is configured to communicate and respond to fast simultaneous incoming requests from a WAN or spoke networks. If the network server has less capacity to handle the forwarded requests, it requires load balancing to support the server, … Continue reading Open source load-balancers and high availabilty cluster software

Installing and Configuring Samba in Ubuntu:

Samba is a free open source network software that uses SMB/CIFS protocol, created to provide secure, stable and fast file and print services for  clients in a network. The samba software also has graphical management software (gui) which helps with the configuration and management of samba clients.  In an ubuntu install, the software comes with a samba server configuration tool. This post will explain how to … Continue reading Installing and Configuring Samba in Ubuntu: