I beleive we were buying a cert from Verisign for each server and sometime
multiple certs on the same box for different domains at my previous
employer. Needless to say, it was getting out of hand.
We switched to a different certificate provider, Equifax I beleive, and the
price and structure of the plan changed our costs pretty dramatically. Don't
know if it would for you.
You might look around at Thawte and Equifax and see what they have to offer
for your particular needs. Also, even with Verisign, don't rely on online
information... talk to a sales rep.
From: tony bourke [mailto:tonyIZZATvegan.net]
Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2001 12:37 PM
Subject: [load balancing] Verisign and Load Balancers
I've got a question for those of you that have used Verisign and load
When dealing with multiple servers behind a load balancer, do you order
one cert for the entire site, or one cert for each server? I was always
under the impression that it's one cert to be used with all servers. Is
this not the case? What are y'all doing?
Some verisuck drones are quoting this to me, out of their agreement:
4. Use Restrictions. You and your Customer are prohibited from using your
Customers Server ID (i) for or on behalf of any other organization, (ii)
to perform private or public key operations in connection with any domain
name and/or organization name other than the Customers name submitted by
you during enrollment, or (iii) on more than one server at a time.
Take a look at part iii:
(iii) on more than one server at a time.
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