Distributed Cooperative Web Servers

@article{Baker1999DistributedCW,
  title={Distributed Cooperative Web Servers},
  author={Scott M. Baker and Bongki Moon},
  journal={Computer Networks},
  year={1999},
  volume={31},
  pages={1215-1229}
}
Traditional techniques for a distributed web server design rely on manipulation of central resources, such as routers or DNS services, to distribute requests designated for a single IP address to multiple web servers. The goal of the Distributed Cooperative Web Server (DCWS) system development is to explore application-level techniques for distributing web content. We achieve this by dynamically manipulating the hyperlinks stored within the web documents themselves. The DCWS system eeectively… CONTINUE READING