Most commonly used Server 2016 load balancers

What are the most commonly used Server 2016 hardware load balancers used in Windows server 2016 environments?
IT GuyNetwork EngineerAsked:
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Andy BartkiewiczNetwork AnalystCommented:
F5 works great

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IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
What models of the F5 do you recommend?
Load balancers shouldn't care what kind of server you put behind them. F5 are great, but Kemp Technologies has better penetration in the small to mid market, because they cost less and are relatively simple to operate. We use the virtual ones, first stand alone and now in HA pair. You buy ones that match your throughput and session count requirements.
IT GuyNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
What models of the Kemp Technologies load balancers do you recommend?
I recommend the ones sized for your environment. Here is a link to their sizing guides.

I would generally recommend virtual appliances, but maybe you have need for physical. I have no idea what your environment is like.
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