In Forefront TMG, when you publish a farm of Web servers that perform the same role or host the same content, you can enable high availability for inbound access by configuring Forefront TMG to control the load balancing among the servers in the farm. Load balancing ensures that requests are distributed evenly among the available Web servers, detects offline servers, implements failover, and maintains farm servers, without disrupting current endpoint connections.

Forefront TMG load balancing ensures that traffic is distributed evenly between farm servers, by using the following mechanisms:

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