Foundry Networks Inc. yesterday announced the availability of its ServerIronXL load balancers, which the firm said have new configuration options, twice the switching performance and lower prices than earlier efforts.
The ServerIronXL switches start at $8,995 for a 16-port 10/100 box. The 16-port systems with two Gigabit Fiber or Copper uplinks are $10,995. A 24-port 10/100 system is priced at $14,995. Redundant power supply is available on the more expensive ones.