How to Peplink: Balance Series, The Ultimate Solution for Load Balancing

''Maximizing uptime and performance with Peplink Balance Series''

The Balance Series are designed for static locations where multiple WAN options are available with multiple back-up options available. Balance routers are used within Speed Fusion setups or as load balancer, with the load balancing features a perfect fit for multi-WAN solutions.

Balance 20X

Balance 20X delivers excellent routing throughput and a hybrid model between Fixed WAN options and an LTE or LTEA modem. The Flex mini module allow you to optionally create all kinds of WAN technology, making it always ready for upgrades. It is a great solution for branch/small offices but also offers new possibilities with the standard LTE or LTEA module and extra expansion module for wireless connectivity!

Balance 20X
Balance Two

Balance Two

With its small form factor and fanless design, the Balance Two delivers a full Gigabit of routing performance. With 2 WAN ports you can create a reliable solution. Supporting 150 Mbps SpeedFusion throughput, the Balance Two is the ideal router for small businesses. The Balance Two provides everything needed to ensure uninterrupted access to critical business applications hosted in the headquarters and on the cloud.

Balance 380X

The Balance 380X is an excellent choice for Mid-Size businesses, allowing up to 3 fixed WAN connections. The router throughput of 3 Gbps gives you the ability to steer all the traffic to the best connection. Another great benefit is that the 380X allows 30 SpeedFusion peers, which means you can connect up to 30 different locations to the 380X bringing a reliable VPN solution for branch offices and headquarters. With 1 slot available for a 4G/5G module you have also the possibility to have a cellular backup integrated into your system.

Balance 380X
SDX (Pro)

SDX (Pro)

The SDX is part of the X family and stands for extreme performance. The SDX has a future proof modular design. The SDX with a router throughput of 12 Gbps can handle the bandwidth requirements of any enterprise branch network. The SDX supports a FlexModule, enabling you to customize the router with your choice of ports, as well as instantly apply new technology as Peplink releases new modules.

So, to summarize which one suits your needs

All Balance series models can be used for different static applications depending on the specifications needed. Some can be used in a branch office some could be used in datacentres. Some of them are a hybrid between cellular and fixed WAN. But all are remotely managed. When uptime with a fixed WAN and 4G modem is most important the Balance 20X would be a good fit. If your application is more focused on the dual fixed WAN the Balance Two will give you all the best for those 2 WAN connections. If you are looking for more throughput and greater performance overall, the Balance 380X is a great fit for you with up to 30 PepVPN peers. When you are searching for a modular solution in 19-inch rackmount with extreme performance the SDX or SDX Pro are a perfect fit. But the Frontier team is happy to help you decide which Peplink solution is the ideal setup for you!

Now that we’ve explained and compared the Balance Series, we hope you’ll understand these unique products better. Should you need more information about these products please click on the button below.