LoadMaster LM-2400 Load Balancer

LM-2400 Server Load Balancer – Providing 1000 SSL TPS, the entry level, multi-core LoadMaster 2400 addresses the increasing demand for HTTPS connections when accessing published application deployments and features:

  • 4 X GbE ports
  • 1.2Gbps L4 balancer throughput
  • SSL TPS (2K Keys): Up to 200
  • SSL TPS (1K Keys): Up to 1,000
  • Servers Supported: 1000 Physical / 256 Virtual
  • L4 Concurrent Connections: 4,300,000

LM-2400 End Of Sale date - April, 2016, Alternative SKU: LM-3000

The LoadMaster 2400 ADC is an affordable and feature-rich server load balancer. Featuring enhanced SSL acceleration capabilities coupled with intelligent Layer 7 application content switching, it delivers on the needs of administrators to support an increased number of secure connections for their application deployments. The LoadMaster deterministically and efficiently distributes user requests among web and application servers to ensure that end users have the best possible experience. LoadMaster 2400 gives IT administrator’s greater control, enabling them to easily adapt to network changes by providing a resource optimization layer in front of physical and virtual application systems.

The LM 2400 is an essential component to include for the high availability of critical application infrastructures with diverse application delivery and load balancing needs. Combining the latest advancements in Layer 4 and Layer 7 application delivery technology, LoadMaster is the Load Balancer of choice for providing high availability services in IT web and application infrastructures.

Standard

  • Server Load Balancing (SLB) for TCP/UDP based protocols
  • Layer 7 Content Switching
  • Advanced, App-Transparent Caching Engine for HTTP/HTTPS protocols
  • Optimized Compression for Static and Dynamic HTTP/HTTPS Content
  • Layer 7 Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), SNORT-Rule Compatible
  • Up to 256 Virtual and 1000 Real Servers
  • NAT-based forwarding
  • Support for Direct Server Return (DSR) configurations
  • Support for MS Terminal Services with Session Reconnection Built-in
  • Configurable S-NAT support
  • VLAN Trunking (802.1Q)
  • Link Interface Bonding (Modes supported: 802.3ad, Link Failover)
  • GSLB Add-On Support

Performance

  • Max Balancer Throughput Up To 1.2Gbps
  • Max Interface Throughput 4 X 949.2Mbps
  • 45,000 L7 (http) requests per second
  • 75,000 L7 concurrent connections
  • SSL Acceleration Up to 1000 TPS

SSL Acceleration features and Performance

  • SSL Acceleration/Offload with support for 2048bit RSA Keys
  • Support for EV (Extended Validation) Certificates
  • PCI-DSS Requirement #4 ready SSL Implementation
  • Support for up to 256 SSL Certificates
  • Support for Third Party Certificates
  • Automated SSL Certificate Chaining
  • SSL Certificate Signing Request (CSR) Generation

Health Checking and High Availability

  • ICMP health checking of server farm machines
  • Layer 7 checking for DNS, FTP, HTTP, IMAP, NNTP, POP3, SMTP,WTS (RDP), TELNET
  • Automatic reconfiguration for defective real server machines
  • Active/Hot Standby configurations for High Availability
  • Stateful Failover

Administration

  • Fully configurable using Web User Interface (WUI)
  • Secure, SSH and HTTPS (WUI) remote access for administration
  • Easy start and maintenance using wizards
  • WUI-based Help Assistant
  • Virtual Service Configurations can be edited and tuned on-the-fly
  • Real time performance and availability displays
  • Graceful Administrative removal of Real Servers
  • Console port for local administration
  • Remote syslogd support
  • Selective restore of LoadMaster and Virtual Service data
  • Support for Connection Draining
  • Download software updates for LoadMaster firmware
  • WUI Log Reporting with Tabbed Browser Support
  • SNMP support for event traps & performance metrics
  • Diagnostic shell with in-line tcpdump

Scheduling and Balancing Methods

  • Round Robin
  • Weighted Round Robin
  • Least Connection
  • Weighted Least Connection
  • Agent-based Adaptive
  • Chained Failover (Fixed Weighting)
  • Layer 7 Content Switching

Sticky (Persistence) Connection Options

  • Source IP (L4)
  • SSL SessionID (L4)
  • HTTP/HTTPS Browser-session (L7)
  • HTTP/HTTPS WebClient-session (L7)
  • RDP Login ID (L7)
  • Port Following for mixed HTTP/HTTPS sessions

Security Functionality

  • Layer 7 Intrusion Prevention System (IPS),
  • SNORT-Rule Compatible
  • Black List (Access Control List system)
  • IP address filtering
  • Firewall filtering (everything forbidden except VS’s)
  • DDoS mitigation

 

Specifications are subject to change without prior notice

 

Performance

  • Servers Supported: 256 Virtual and 1000 Real Servers
  • Max Balancer Throughput Up To 1.2Gbps
  • 4,300,000 L4 Concurrent Connections
  • 50,000 L7 (http) requests per second
  • 75,000 L7 concurrent connections
  • Up to 200 SSL TPS (2K Keys)
  • Up to 1,000 SSL TPS (1K Keys)

Hardware Specs

  • Intel Dual Core Processor
  • 4 X GbE Auto-negotiating, Full Duplex Eth. Ports
  • Solid State Drive (SSD)
  • 1 GB RAM
  • Local admin via console/VGA and USB
  • Dimensions: 427 x 458 x 44 mm. Weight ~ 28.66bs (13kg)
  • 200W ATX power supply
  • Certifications: CE/FCC Class A, UL Listed, RoHS Compliant, VCCI
  • Total Power Consumption (W): 164
  • Input Voltage: 100-240 VAC; 47-63Hz; 4~2 A
  • Total BTU Heat Output: 559
  • Storage Temperature: -4 to 167°F (-20 to 75°C)
  • Operating Temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
  • Operating Relative Humidity: 10%~90% non-condensing