[c-nsp] IOS Server Load Balancing on C3560-E switches ??

David Prall dcp at dcptech.com
Wed Feb 10 10:36:26 EST 2010

IOS SLB is on the 6500 and 7200. Not on the 3560-E / 3750-E.

Could always use Anycast via a loopback on the servers and let CEF ECMP take
care of it. But this is typically only done for UDP applications. Not sure
if EOT is on the 3560-E for Static Routes, or you could use BGP from the



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> With IP services on a 3560-E, is it possible to do server load
> balancing? If so, any caveat's that I should be aware of? We just need
> to front end two web servers (oracle identity management) for http and
> https (no ssl offloading needed). I hate to have to buy an ACE just for
> these two servers
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