The Aqua Connect Load Balancer for Linux Improves Scalability while
Lowering the Cost of Deployment
Aqua Connect, Inc., the
worldwide leader in Mac Remote Desktop Services, announced today a
new product offering in their line of Mac OS X remote access solutions.
Connect Load Balancer for Linux was designed to improve on the
current functionality of the Mac version while providing a more cost
efficient platform for load balancing.
Connect Load Balancer for Mac allows organizations to harness the
power of multiple servers for their Remote
Desktop Services deployment. The Aqua Connect Load Balancer for
Linux was developed in order to reduce the cost of deployment by using
more affordable Linux hardware while also adding greater scalability and
"When we first set out to create a proprietary load balancer for Aqua
Connect Remote Desktop Services, the target market was our enterprise
customers with fifty or more concurrent users," said Ronnie Exley, Vice
President of Business Development, Aqua Connect, Inc. "Within a year of
releasing the Mac version, we found that the solution was being widely
adopted in also the SMB and education markets. The Aqua Connect Load
Balancer for Linux is a significant improvement in this product line
that provides the ability for any organization to deploy our load
balancing technology in their Remote Desktop Services environment."
The proprietary Load Balancer from Aqua
Connect is suitable for any organization interested in achieving the
optimal level of performance from Aqua Connect Remote Desktop Services
for Mac. Organizations with more than twenty concurrent users are
encouraged to deploy the load balancing solution in their environment.
The hybrid design of the Aqua Connect Load Balancer merges the benefits
of a TCP/IP load balancer and an intelligent Proxy Server. The Aqua
Connect Load Balancer handles all incoming and outgoing traffic to Aqua
Connect servers and facilitates a secure network infrastructure while
The Aqua Connect Load Balancer for Linux requires Linux x86 32-bit or
64-bit operating system or amd64 FreeBSD-9.2. The Load Balancer
distributes both RDP and AAP (Aqua
Accelerated Protocol) client connections evenly across up to fifty
Aqua Connect servers, which will provide for optimal resource
utilization and increase reliability through redundancy and failover.
The Aqua Connect Load Balancer is available for Linux and Mac.
an Aqua Connect Sales Consultant for pricing and to purchase. More
information on the Aqua Connect Load Balancer for Linux and Mac can be
found in the product
About Aqua Connect, Inc.
Aqua Connect, Inc. is the worldwide leader in Mac Remote Desktop
Services. Aqua Connect was the first company to license Microsoft's
Remote Desktop Protocol for Mac OS X Server. Gartner, Inc. designated
Aqua Connect as one of their "Cool Vendors in Personal Computing" in
2011. Aqua Connect products are innovative solutions and alternatives to
Mac OS X desktop deployments and virtualization.
Aqua Connect, Inc.
Ronnie Exley, 310-694-5043
of Business Development