Informit.com has published a sample chapter from the book "Novell Cluster Services for Linux and NetWare" by Rob Bastiaansen and Sander van Vugt. The chapter is titled "Designing a Clustering Solution for Linux and NetWare with Novell Cluster Services". It provides you with all the functional and technical details you need to design your clustering solution for Linux and NetWare.
- Cluster Design Guidelines
- Creating a Failover Matrix
- Application-Specific Design Guidelines
- Clustering Without Shared Storage
In this chapter we will provide you with all the functional and technical details you need to design your clustering solution. We will cover topics such as how many nodes to choose and how to configure eDirectory on your cluster. We will also give you some practical tips on how to set up clustering for applications that do not require shared storage.
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