FTP Cluster Deployments
Updated: August 22, 2005
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 with SP1
Depending on the environment in which the FTP servers reside, you can use either Server clusters or NLB clusters to provide highly available FTP servers. The following table compares Server clusters and NLB.
For more information about the process of implementing FTP in a Server cluster, see Checklist: Creating a clustered IIS Web or FTP service in the Windows Server 2003 Operations Guide. For an example of an FTP cluster configuration, see Example: Controlling the Distribution of Client Traffic within the Cluster.