Summary (Using Clustering for a Highly Available Web Site: An Example)
Updated: September 1, 2003
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
The Microsoft.com Web sites use of Network Load Balancing is a typical implementation of this clustering technology, so it serves as a useful example. Web site administrators can use the details of Microsoft.coms host, cluster and port rule configuration as an example for their own Network Load Balancing implementation. Web site administrators should also review the Best Practices section closely to ensure that they are using Network Load Balancing most effectively.