FAQ Week for NLB: Friday

Every day this week the Clustering & High-Availability is writing about some of the top questions we get about Network Load Balancing (NLB) in Windows Server 2008 R2.  We hope you find these helpful!   ·         Monday: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/clustering/archive/2010/07/20/10040072.aspx ·         Tuesday: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/clustering/archive/2010/07/20/10040467.aspx ·         Wednesday: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/clustering/archive/2010/07/21/10041067.aspx ·         Thursday: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/clustering/archive/2010/07/22/10041612.aspx   Gary Jackman Software Test Engineer Network Load… Read more

Deploying IIS on a Failover Cluster

Hi cluster fans,   Our general recommendation for achieving high-availability of Internet Information Services (IIS) servers is by using Network Load Balancing (NLB) since the servers tend to be hosts for stateless requests – a customer will visit a website, access content, then leave, and it doesn’t matter which server hosts the website.  Additionally NLB… Read more