Friday 20th October, from 9.40 to 10.20 AM
With most existing LDAP load balancers that operate on a per connection basis, long-lived client connections are likely to concentrate on a much smaller set of servers than intended, delivering much lower performance a fully efficient system could deliver. We will present a PDU-centric load balancer being built as part of the OpenLDAP project that completely bypasses these issues and provides a fairer load distribution as a result.
LDAPCon_2017_Ondrej_Kuznik_lloadd_v1.1 License CC-BY-SA
Starting with helping scale directories and storage backends (incl. OpenLDAP, nginx and cyrus-imapd) for use at world’s largest mobile operators, later moving onto general F/LOSS support, development and security consultancy with credativ. Recently joined Symas to improve OpenLDAP and deliver other cutting-edge tech.