Why Choose WebMux Network Traffic Manager?

chart2webmux_frontIt is all about the user experience on your network – Keeping everyone connected!
WebMux is an affordable 64-bit strength load balancing solution for managing, controlling, and securing local Layers 4-7 network traffic

WebMux was one of the first three hardware load balancers (HLB) Microsoft® chose to support their Unified Communications (UC) platform back in 2005 for the Live Communications Server platform, the predecessor of today’s Lync® Server. Features, performance, reliability, and affordability were the reasons why.

WebMux has evolved supporting a variety of Microsoft® applications including Lync® Server, Exchange® Server, Sharepoint®, Xbox® Live Games Server, and IIS. Common UC services include unified messaging, IM presence, team collaboration, audio/web/video conferencing, mobility, and VoIP. WebMux also supports the Reverse Proxy function replacing Microsoft’s previous Forefront® TMG reverse proxy role.

Overall, WebMux supports a wide range of Internet TCP-IP and UDP-IP applications and services including databases, FTP, POP, terminal servers, and Web services.

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
Model A400X/A400XD – up to 1.7GB
Models A500X/A500XD – up to 3.8GB
Model A600X – up to 20GB (10GbE)

Extensive Features (Included in all WebMux models)
Four load balancing operation modes
One-armed single network
One-armed out-of-path
Two-armed NAT (network address translation)
Two-armed transparent

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

Reliability
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)

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 setup wizards for popular applications
Dedicated out-of-band and in-band management including remote power-on/power-off (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 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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