With today’s growing Internet demands, Elfiq Networks enhances network performance and business continuity through innovative link balancing and bandwidth management technologies. Using Elfiq Networks solutions, companies can leverage simultaneous ISPs, mix public and private links for added flexibility, seamless failover, increased throughput and smarter WAN path selection. Elfiq Networks has built unique expertise in this field and can help organizations of any size or vertical sector, from small businesses to global enterprises, and further its ability to compete by ensuring constant reliable access to the Internet, the foundation of modern communications.
Elfiq Link Balancer
Elfiq Networks Link Balancers are Layer-2 devices are typically deployed outside of the firewall for a seamless and transparent integration (bump-in-the-wire). The company’s link balancing solutions include the innovative LBX and VLBX families. All Elfiq Link Balancers are designed to proactively manage bandwidth from multiple ISP or private links, in an active-active configuration.
Such devices unlock features such as:
- Active-Active Deployment: should an ISP link become unavailable, one or more links will handle the traffic until the troubled link returns to normal.
- Outbound traffic balancing: the link balancer will be able to distribute traffic leaving the organization across available links based on organizational preferences
- Inbound traffic balancing: through DNS (Domain Name Service) interception, a link balancer will be able to distribute incoming traffic across all selected links. Common examples include roaming VPN clients, webmail access, transactional applications and email retrieval by remote users.
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