Why Choose WebMux Network Traffic Manager?


webmux_frontWebMux is an affordable 64-bit strength full-featured ‘plug-and-run’ load balancing solution for managing, controlling, and securing local Layers 4-7 network traffic

The WebMux Network Traffic Manager is a high capacity and full-featured product that meets the most demanding network traffic load balancing performance needs for an extensive range of TCP and UDP Internet protocol (IP) based applications and services.  In 2005, Microsoft® chose WebMux as one of the first three hardware load balancers (HLB) to support its unified communications (UC) Live Communications Server platform (the predecessor of today’s Lync® Server), because of WebMux’s excellent features, performance, reliability, and affordability.  WebMux has evolved providing load balancing functions to many popular applications from other world-class companies including Cisco®, IBM®, and Oracle®.  The applications and services include Exchange® Server, SharePoint®, WebLogic®, WebSphere®, UC (unified messaging, IM presence, team collaboration, audio/web/video conferencing, mobility, and VoIP), databases, FTP, POP, terminal servers, and web servers to name a few.

WebMux load balancing features are developed on a powerful 64-bit processor platform using intensive algorithms that provide the high capacity, reliability, and availability to manage, control, and secure local network Layers 4-7 traffic.  AVANU uses the best-in-class server-grade hardware with up to 16-core CPU processing power to build WebMux providing outstanding performance and durability.

AVANU adds value by being customer-centric by placing customers at the center of the product design, from the standpoint of the user’s interface, features, and customer support.  The WebMux setup and configuration wizards remove the need for any scripting and the deployment of WebMux quick and easy.  The different WebMux models offer performance scalability supporting gigabit to 10-gigabit Ethernet Interfaces and come with a 2-year product warranty (parts and labor) with 1-year product technical support and firmware updates.

WeMux Network Traffic Manager, the affordable full-featured and high capacity performing solution that supports your demanding network traffic load balancing requirements.

Power of Performance
64-bit processing platform (removes memory performance limitations found with 32-bit platform processing)
Up to 16-core processors for highly-efficient threaded operations
High throughput performance

Extensive Features (Included in all WebMux models)

Full-range load balancing scheduling methods
Least connections, least connections-persistent, round robin, round robin-persistent, weighted fastest response, weighted fastest response-persistent, weighted least connection, weighted least connections-persistent, weighted round robin, weighted round robin-persistent

Robust security
Denial of Service (DoS) & Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection, TCP/SYN protection, Flood Control® cybercrime protection developed for the Department of Defense provided services (additional IP level protection for DDoS attacks), IPv4 to IPv6 translations (supports IPv6 client requests to IPv4 servers), TCP SYN protection, HTTPS/SSH management, up to 8192-bit TLS/SSL encryption strength, TACACS+ and LDAP authentication, and Payment Card Industry/PCI compliant)

5,000 servers (real or virtual) supported

High grade server components
Redundant hot-swap power supplies (supported on all models)
80 Plus Gold efficiency rated power supply
Pulse-width modulation (PWM) smart cooling fans (high efficiency)
Enhanced dual-boot feature

Ease of Use and Flexibility
True plug-and-run installation with AVANU’s no cost pre-configuration service option
Easy front-panel LCD and GUI with intuitive setup wizards for popular applications part of AVANU’s Simplicity Project
Dedicated out-of-band and in-band management including remote power-on/power-off (IPMI support – A500X, A500XD, and A600X)
SNMP and SMTP email notifications/alerts
Trouble-free high performance and high availability
Secure management
Low maintenance

High Return on Investment
chartFull extensive load balancing features on all models
Self-contained (no royalty or extra hidden costs)
Save on costly manpower hours to write scripts, configure, manage, and maintain
No additional maintenance contract required with purchase (WebMux comes with 2-years product warranty-parts and labor and a full year of new software feature updates and fixes with product technical support)

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WebMux Overview and Models

Other common names for network traffic management products include load balancer – LB, hardware load balancer – HLB, network load balancer – NLB, local traffic manager – LTM, and application delivery controller – ADC.