How to failover to another web service automatically?

I’ve got a 3rd party off-the-shelf windows application that needs to connect to a Web Service (IP address or URL) installed onto another server (actually running on Windows 7 Professional). My user wants me to implement a fail-over solution in which if the primary web server fails to respond, the 3rd party application will automatically … Read more

Highavailability/Global Loadbalancing of clusters [closed]

It’s difficult to tell what is being asked here. This question is ambiguous, vague, incomplete, overly broad, or rhetorical and cannot be reasonably answered in its current form. For help clarifying this question so that it can be reopened, visit the help center. Closed 9 years ago. I know this website which has like … Read more

Is MOSIX the easiest way to build a redundant system?

I’m trying to figure out the easiest way to build a server with HA. I looked into Linux-HA, Heartbeat, Mesos. I then found MOSIX. I don’t know if it’s a thing from the past that no one uses, but wouldn’t make it a no-brainer to create a high-availability cluster that would be totally transparent to … Read more

Hyper-V File Server Clustering – at my wit’s end [duplicate]

This question already has answers here: Just a few questions about Hyper-V virtual machines and clustering (2 answers) Closed 8 years ago. I am at my wit’s end with File Server clustering under Hyper-V. I am hoping that someone might be able to help me figure out this Gordian Knot of a technology that seems … Read more

corosync active-active with 2 virtual IPs – clone constraints task

I have DNS roundrobin on 2 virtual IP in front of service. (Among others the service tested was: apache, nginx, varnish, postfix, … It really does not matter. Let’s call it just service.) I have corosync config where on two nodes service is running (as a clone with max=2 max-node=1) and each node has one … Read more

Why clustered windows service doesn’t authenticate to share with machine name when share is resident on same node of cluster

I have a windows 2012 failover cluster set up with multiple roles, one file share role, and another a generic role for hosting Generic windows services configured to logon as Network Service. The share has NTFS permissions defined for the two host nodes (technically a domain group with both nodes included). The generic services connect … Read more

domain redirecting/forwarding during server shutdown temporary [closed]

Closed. This question needs details or clarity. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Add details and clarify the problem by editing this post. Closed 8 years ago. Improve this question I rack my brain how could I solve the following issue: my website/server needs to be available all the time, … Read more

Making debian 8.5 two node failover cluster [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 5 years ago. Improve this question I am new here so take good care of me. I want to make failover cluster out of 2 debian 8.5 servers with … Read more