Server Affinity (Sticky Sessions)

Unofficial Content

Sicky sessions: A method used with Application Load Balancing, to achieve server-affinity. A router or load balancer with sticky-session support can assign a single server to a particular user, based on their HTTP session or IP address.

Server affinity: refers to the ability of a load balancer or router to send a user's request to the same server where their session was initiated.

See Also