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Dedicated Loadbalancer.org solution versus GCP's default features

    Model

    GCP

    Loadbalancer.org

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    STANDARD FEATURES

    Layer 4 load balancing
    Layer 7 load balancing
    High availability
    Persistence/Affinity
    Server health checks
    Fallback server
    Maintenance mode

    ADVANCED FEATURES

    High availability (seamless failover)
    SSL termination & re-encryption
    Content switching
    Web Application Firewall (WAF)
    HTTP cookie persistence
    Source IP persistence
    RDP cookie persistence
    Any TCP/UDP protocol
    Negotiate health check
    Custom health check
    Integration with Microsoft Connection Broker
    Multiport load balancing
    Highly customizable timeouts
    Load balance cloud based and non-cloud based servers
    Comprehensive real-time & historical reports
    Session distribution based on server load
    Support for multiple load balanced services running on multiple IP addresses

    Technical Specifications

    Standard Features

    • Server Load Balancing (SLB) for any TCP or UDP based protocol
    • SSL Acceleration/Offload
    • Layer 7 Content Switching
    • No bandwidth, performance or feature limitations
    • High performance Direct Routing (N-Path), TUN, NAT and SNAT
    • Schedulers: Round Robin, Least Connection, Weighted Least Connection, Weighted Round Robin
    • Dynamic Schedulers: Windows and Linux feedback agents, Custom HTTP feedback option
    • Load balance almost ANY protocol i.e. HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, IMAP, Terminal Server, etc.
    • Support for Direct Server Return (DSR) configurations
    • Configurable S-NAT support
    • Link aggregation (802.3ad)
    • VLAN Tagging (802.1Q)
    • GSLB

    SSL

    • PCI-ready SSL Implementation
    • Unlimited support for SSL Certificates
    • Support for Third Party Certificates
    • Automated SSL Certificate Chaining
    • SSL Certificate Signing Request (CSR) Generation
    • PFX upload and conversion
    • Proxy protocol support

    L4/L7 sticky persistence

    • Connection persistence based on
      • Source IP address
      • SSL Session ID
      • Passive Cookie
      • Active Cookie (Insert)
      • RDP Cookie/Session Broker
      • X-forwarded for header (better than Super HTTPS)
    • Port following (Persistence on multiple combined ports)
    • Multiple fallback options i.e. use source IP if no cookie found

    Security functionality

    • Fully integrated WAF (Web Application Firewall)
    • OWASP top 10 protection
    • Persistent White/Black List (Access Control List system)
    • Firewall filtering (full iptables scripting support)
    • Firewall lock down wizard
    • DDOS mitigation both at layer 4 and 7
    • Virtual patching
    • HTTP and SYN Flood protection
    • Block SQL Injection Attacks
    • Prevent Cross Site Scripting (XSS)
    • Stop Hackers Exploiting Software Vulnerabilities
    • FIPS 140-2 Compliant
    • PCI DSS Ready

    Health checking and high availability

    • Application health checking for DNS, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, NNTP and many more
    • ICMP health checking of server farm machines
    • Complex manually scripted health checks
    • Automatic reconfiguration for defective real server machines
    • Automatically remove a failed server from the load balancing pool
    • Automatic replication of static and dynamic configuration from master to slave load balancer
    • Stateful Failover (persistence table replication)
    • One click secure clustered pair configuration

    Scheduling and balancing methods

    • Round Robin
    • Weighted Round Robin
    • Least Connection
    • Weighted Least Connection
    • Agent-based Adaptive (Windows and Linux Agents)
    • Layer 7 Content Switching
    • Destination Hash for transparent proxy

    Administration

    • Secure, SSH, HTTP and HTTPS for remote access administration
    • Fully configurable using Web User Interface (WUI)
    • Easy start configuration and maintenance wizards
    • WebUI-based Help Assistant
    • Virtual Service Configurations can be edited and tuned on-the-fly
    • Real time performance and availability displays
    • Optionally configure console port for local administration
    • Remotely scriptable Command Line Interface (LBCLI) Option
    • SOAP interface to the LBCLI API
    • Local and Remote syslogd support
    • Selective restore of physical and Virtual Service data
    • Support for Connection Draining or halting with or without persistence
    • Software and Security updates available on and off-line
    • WebUI Log Reporting with Tabbed Browser Support
    • SNMP support for performance metrics
    • Full root access to with a multitude of diagnostic tools tcpdump etc.

    Dedicated Loadbalancer.org solution versus default cloud features

      Model

      Microsoft Azure

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      AWS

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      GCP

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      Layer 4 load balancing
      Layer 7 load balancing
      High availability
      Persistence/Affinity
      Server health checks
      Fallback server
      Maintenance mode