FLEX : Load Balancing and Management Strategy for Scalable Web Hosting Service

  • Ludmila Cherkasova Hewlett-Packard
  • Published 2000


FLEX is a new scalable “locality aware” solution for achieving both load balancing and efficient memory usage on a cluster of machines hosting several web sites. FLEX allocates the sites to different machines in the cluster based on their traffic characteristics. This aims to avoid the unnecessary document replication to improve the overall performance of… (More)

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