Press

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Robert Cooper
Phone: +1 888.867.9504
Email:  robert@loadbalancer.org

Company Overview

Loadbalancer.org is a relatively small company who are experts in the field of load balancing. Founded in 2002 Loadbalancer.org has seen constant organic growth. With our headquarters in the UK, we also have offices in the US & Canada. We have a global network of highly experienced support engineers which enable us to provide round-the-clock first class technical support....
Loadbalancer.org Company Overview(PDF)


People

Loadbalancer.org staff are always available 24*7 to help make the customers life as stress free as possible.



Malcolm Turnbull - CEO & Founder

Malcolm is recognized as the highly accomplished founder, operator and leader of Loadbalancer.org. A family run company that has generated 12 years strong organic growth using Open Source technology sold as packaged hardware & software solutions.



Karen Turnbull - Finance Director

After a short period at IBM, Karen spent 7 years teaching IT and developing curriculum.

Karen has controlled the successful running of Loadbalancer.org for 12 years ensuring steady profit growth and a great working environment for the team.

Karen has a clear focused vision on the Loadbalancer.org strategy for international growth.



Jake Borman - Sales & Operations Manager

Since joining Loadbalancer.org in 2008 Jake has significantly contributed to the companies global expansion by developing and nurturing numerous successful international business relationships.

After 3 years spent in Sydney, Australia, and regular visits to Loadbalancer.org's North American offices, Jake is now back in Loadbalancer.org's UK based HQ managing a global sales team and company operations.



Mark Brookes - Development Manager

Mark plays a lot of Frisbee and enjoys mountain biking. Other hobbies include compiling drivers into the Linux Kernel.



Thorsten Wetzig - Technical Support Engineer

After studying computer science at University in Germany, Thorsten worked as developer and product architect for an international software company. When his first daughter was born he became self-employed with a training and consultant company in Germany. After 5 years he moved to the UK to allow his children a free, more self-guided education. He joined Loadbalancer.org and appreciates the very friendly and open-minded atmosphere in the company. He enjoys both the further development of our appliances and the sales and support related communication with our customers. When Loadbalancer.org opened a new office in Canada, Thorsten took this opportunity to relocate to Vancouver.



Rob Cooper - Deployment, Testing & Documentation Engineer

Rob's been with the company since 2010 and helps to maintain the critical link between the Sales, Support and Development departments by providing deployment, testing and documentation skills. He's also responsible for all Microsoft and VMware approvals and certifications and ensuring ongoing compliance. When not at the Loadbalancer.org offices he enjoys getting out on his boat as well as playing bass guitar.



Aaron West - Technical Support Manager

Coming from a background assisting companies large and small to get the most from open source solutions. Aaron found joining the support team at Loadbalancer.org a natural progression.
Aaron's interests include distro-hopping, B Movies and quality time spent with his family.



Richard Halcrow - Sales Manager UK

When not keeping our UK based customers happy, Richard can be found maintaining a stable environment for his rare fish.



Scott McKeown - Technical Support Engineer

Scott can often be found at the back of our in-house server rack keeping things running.
When he is not there you will most likely find him looking after his allotment or trying to get some new project to work on his home network.



Henry Meitzner - Sales Manager D/A/CH

Henry is a German voluntary immigrant who has chosen the English coast over the Bavarian Alpes, which he enjoyed for the previous decades of his life - while helping German SMEs/SMBs understand the (sometimes well hidden) benefits of Microsoft's product range. Liking the coastline, countryside & boats, he is also happy to carry out Loadbalancer.org's invasion of German speaking continental Europe, starting with the launch of the German GmbH in January 2013.



Ben Cabot - Technical Support Engineer

Ben is our Amazon EC2 expert continually working to find new ideas that we can add to our ENTERPRISE EC2 product.
When out of the office he is normally found floating around on a kayak or at the lake fishing.



Theo Harvey - Technical Support Engineer

Theo is an Internet Technology graduate from London, who recently relocated to Portsmouth. When he is not building PCs for his friends and family, Theo is a freelance sound engineer and full time Japanese manga and anime fan.



Adam Finney - Technical Support Engineer

Adam has been playing guitar for 16 years, and predictably for a Techie loves video games. He also loves engineering and robotics and one day hopes to perfect his Kill-bot army programmed to remove all traces of reality TV shows and insurance company adverts.



Linda Cannon - Accounts Manager

Linda has been managing the Loadbalancer.org Accounts Department for over 10 years. As Payroll Manager, she is also the most popular member in the Loadbalancer.org office.



Tracey Lloyd-Jones - Accounts Assistant

Tracey calls upon her wealth of accountancy experience to ensure the efficient day-to-day running of the Loadbalancer.org Accounts Department. In her spare time she enjoys baking cakes for the rest of the Loadbalancer.org team.



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News Articles
July 23rd, 2014MSExchange Product Review: Loadbalancer.org Enterprise VA R16
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July 17th, 2014Loadbalancer.org Inc. to Offer Annual Billing Option on AWS Marketplace
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March 3rd, 2014ENTERPRISE VA nominated for Bench Tested Product of the Year Award
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September 30th, 2013Loadbalancer.org v7.5 Review in IT-Administrator
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August 14th, 2013Loadbalancer.org v7.5 Review in Network Computing Magazine
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September 16th, 2012Loadbalancer.org, Inc. Become an Official APN Partner
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October 7th, 2011Loadbalancer.org parter with Microsoft Corporation to become Certified Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Load Balancer vendor
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August 23rd, 2011Loadbalancer.org, Inc. Adds Support for IPv6 and SIP Caller-ID Persistence With the Ground-Breaking Release of Firmware v7.0
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January 15th, 2011Loadbalancer.org, Inc. Radically Shake Up the Cloud Load Balancing Market with the Introduction of an Affordable Amazon EC2 Appliance
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March 4th, 2010Loadbalancer.org Ltd ENTERPRISE v6.7 wins Lab Tested Product of the Year 2010
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February 15, 2010Loadbalancer.org Ltd ENTERPRISE v6.7 Review in Network Computing Magazine
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October 25, 2009Loadbalancer.org Ltd Continue to Expand Globally with the Innovative Introduction of a Hardware Platform Choice
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September 15, 2008Loadbalancer.org Ltd Partner with SmoothWall Ltd
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April 23, 2009Loadbalancer.org Ltd Continue takeover of ClusterScale company with branding and merging of product lines
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August 22, 2008ClusterScale partners with ClearSwift
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September 15, 2008Loadbalancer.org Ltd Partner with Bloxx Ltd
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August 22, 2008ClusterScale Nemasys Review in IT Pro
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July 9, 2008ClusterScale launch VMware based ClusterLoadESX VA Certified Appliance
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July 9, 2008ClusterScale launch ClusterMirror
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April 24, 2008ClusterScale Pegasys Review in PC Pro
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January 28, 2008ClusterScale now MySQL Enterprise Ready Partner
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January 10, 2008ClusterScale to Challenge the Load Balancer Market with Performance & Instant ROI Benefits
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January 9, 2008Article in IT Week about ClusterScale
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August 23, 2007Loadbalancer.org release certified VMware appliance
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March 14, 2006Loadbalancer.org partners with Tandberg
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