Load Balancing

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1. The process of re-distributing load (read and write requests) across multiple resources.

Notes (1): For example, traffic can be distributed across multiple circuits to multiple switches or routers and, therefore, across multiple physical paths in order to mitigate issues of network congestion and helps to maintain a high performance networking.
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BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 4: Business Continuity Strategy CL 2D: Intermediate (DR)
A Manager's Guide to Managing and Implementing Your IT Disaster Recovery Plan (2010)

Courses: IT DR Certification

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)