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web farm

n
(Computer Science) computing a large website that uses two or more servers to handle user requests. Also called: web server farm
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Things came to a head one day when the campus "web farm" relocated a large group of live websites to a new server.
Guests who wish to travel at a closer travel period will be redirected to a secondary web farm in airasia.com where they will be able to conduct transactions smoothly without being affected by the expected high traffic in response to the free seats offer.
A typical user expecting a two to five second response time experiences 30- to 60-second response times instead, and as the load on the system grows one or more of the Web farm servers may crash.
* Web farm deployment configuration--supports advanced deployment rules for Web 2.0 scalable, 3-tier Web application architectures;
In this superbly presented travelog, viewers will also be treated to a visit to the Cold Hollow Cider Company and the cider making process, the Benedictine monks at the Weston Pirory and their music, the Knights Spider Web farm where real spider webs are employed in the creation of art, and so much more.
Then, the DDOE built a Web farm consisting of four Web servers running Windows Server 2003 with IIS and two database servers running SQL Server 2000.
"We use a pair of Array Traffic Managers in our server Web Farm, speeding up delivery of our rather complex pages assembled by DynaBase.
These locations include all the stores from which Safeway.com picks and delivers orders and Web farm locations spread across four states.
Configurations differ according to the nature of the website, but common elements include front-end clustered servers called a Web farm, mid-tier application and database servers, and storage devices.
The ASP service will be managed from Planet's web farm and from its recently opened UK Internet data centre.
AT&T CERFNET is a facilities-based ISP with eight national Web Farm SuperSites.