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Achieving Solution Uptime

13.3.2010 by The Brigadier

Load balancing? Replication? Failover? Multiple datacentres? Dedicated virtualisation? Clustering? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes! But definitely not everything every time. I suppose the second challenge in providing the 100% uptime solution is knowing which technology is best to use and in which circumstance. At UKFast we are very lucky. We have hugely qualified (or should I say certified) Microsoft and Red Hat engineers, who have the industry knowledge and experience to architect solutions to achieve the stated goal. For relatively simple database driven websites, it may well be that a couple of load balanced web servers connecting to a…