Category: Comparison of Barracuda vs. Brocade vs. F5 vs. InterWorx

I want tobetter. Compare leaders in:

Web Hosting Cloud Enterprise
compare-iworxInterWorx 5 Barracuda LogoBarracuda ADC 540 Brocade LogoBrocade ADX 1000 f5 LogoF5 BIG-2000
Advertised Load Balancer Price
Up-front Hardware
Support (annual)
Software Updates (annual)
Replacement Cost
3-Year Cost of Operating
Scalability
Support for # of servers
Network uplinks
Occupied rack units per device
Maximum throughput
Load balancing
High availability
Flexibility
Allows for custom hardware
Can double as web, database, or file server
Cluster Management Interface
User Interface
Real-time resource graphs of all cluster nodes

References:

http://www.interworx.com/features/
https://www.barracuda.com/products/loadbalancer/models#SUB
http://www.brocade.com/products/all/application-delivery-switches/product-details/serveriron-adx-series/index.page?
http://www.f5.com/pdf/products/big-ip-platforms-datasheet.pdf
http://www.cdw.com/

By: Corey Northcutt