Microsoft Office SharePoint Server

This deployment guide contains detailed procedures to configure AX Series server load balancers to support Microsoft 2003 and 2007 SharePoint Servers. 

Microsoft SharePoint is a web-based enterprise application for document management and collaboration, utilizing the HTTP and HTTPS protocols. Organizations have purchased more than 100 million licenses, and more than 17,000 organizations use SharePoint implementations to facilitate and collaborate with information that is critical to businesses. SharePoint is a TCP-based application requiring multiple acknowledgements and secure processing of data, which could slow down server response and degrade responsiveness to users when load increases. 

The AX Series with its Advanced Core Operating System (ACOS) has been designed specifically for applications such as SharePoint, providing better robustness in failover situations, offloading security processing, and performing intelligent load balancing...