DRBD Top is about to make your life easier! Once you install this utility, you can expect to see an easy to read, simplified overview of your resources and their status. This is especially useful if you have a large number of resources and don’t want to be overwhelmed with information, yet still want key […]
When you hear the word ‘data,’ what does it make you think? Something interesting and exciting? Probably not. But, what if you lost your customer database, your employee healthcare information, or your organization’s website transactions? Now, that might make you think twice.
Pacemaker was never designed to operate across the WAN, or any high latency networks. However, there has always been a need and desire to orchestrate active/passive failovers between data centers and across long distances. To address this issue the Booth Pacemaker add-on was conceived back in late 2011. LINBIT has been involved in the development […]
Data seems to be on everyone’s mind these days. From employee to financial data, your company has to keep it available through seamless replication — without downtime. LINBIT DRBD is the open source software that ensures High Availability for your enterprise.
In Jim Whitehurst’s Red Hat Summit 2017 keynote, he opened by making a bold claim: planning is dead. He followed up his statement with predictions from the past that have turned out to be grossly inaccurate. He referred to a prominent example from 1899 when the US Patent office stated that “Everything that can be […]
Fencing is the process of isolating a node from a computer cluster or protecting shared resources when a node appears to be malfunctioning. As the number of nodes in a cluster increases, so does the likelihood of failure.1