Super Sparrow: Global Load Balancing Solution for Linux [Sparrow]
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Super Sparrow enables users to load balance traffic between geographically separated points of presence by finding the site network-wise closest to clients. This is done by accessing BGP routing information, the information that determines the path that traffic will take on the internet.

Super Sparrow forms part of VAnessa. Super Sparrow is designed to work with other components of VAnessa, including Ultra Monkey.

Key Features:


Version 0.0.0 is currently available from the
download directory. For example network topologies and configuration files please see the sample configuration.


Gloabally Distributed Content is a paper on the technology behind Super Sparrow and and its implementation.

Copyright © 2000 Horms

Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 16:35:25 2003