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Re: multi homing pressure
On Oct 20, 2005, at 5:37 AM, Michael.Dillon@btradianz.com wrote:
Right. Though the details are very sparse, this is stock Squid running in accelerator mode. The solution I described is quite different (for one, it's normal-mode squid for _outbound_ requests, and second, it actually probes the links to see if they're working).http://nms.lcs.mit.edu/ron/ronweb/#code (Part of my thesis work,Hehe, google for "vixie ifdefault".Paul's use of Squid is mentioned in this NANOG posting: http://www.cctec.com/maillists/nanog/historical/9702/msg00431.html Here are the notes from the SF NANOG presentation: http://www.academ.com/nanog/feb1997/multihoming.html
A commercial solution that looks a lot more like the stuff we built are products by Stonesoft ("Multi-Link Technology") and Fatpipe ("Redundant Array of Independent Lines"). RadWare's "LinkProof" has a similar style, though the actual technique they use is more link- centric instead of path-centric.