[asterisk-users] Multiple IAX2 Trunks Load balancing

Hans Witvliet asterisk at a-domani.nl
Fri Dec 13 09:52:48 CST 2013

On Fri, 2013-12-13 at 06:20 -0600, Don Kelly wrote:
> On Fri, 2013-12-13 at 12:48 +0500, Muhammad Usman wrote:
> > Hi - I have 2 Asterisk servers connected using 05 IAX2 trunks. I want 
> > to load balance incoming calls over IAX2 trunks. If any trunk goes 
> > down the calls traffic will be shared with other available trunks.
> > When it gets Up the script is supposed to perform as desired i.e in 
> > load balance mode.
> > Thanks in advance.
> > 
> Hans said:

> Perhaps it is possible to do the L.B. at the O.S. or network level, and let
> all trunks appear to asterisk to one single trunk.
> Don asks:
> What's the value of load balancing multiple IAX trunks between the same
> system pair? What resources are being balanced?

Perhaps the O.P. can explain about his intentions...

In some situations it makes sense though:
If you have to connect two servers, and use different kind of
infrastructure / multiple providers...


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