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Aug 27 2014

Cheap Microsoft Exchange Cluster with LVS Load Balancer

Published by under Linux

Microsoft Exchange traffic can be load-balanced with Microsoft NLB but it requires to set up 4 Exchange servers for the sake that NLB isn’t compatible with (Exchange) cluster. Most Microsoft guys do not recommend it. Among NLB downsides, Exchange services are monitored with a basic ping, meaning the service is considered to be active even […]

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Aug 20 2009

File server cluster on Windows 2003 Server Standard Edition

Published by under Windows

Most of us already know cluster features aren’t provided on Windows 2003 server Standard Edition. The thing is you’ve got a shared storage space but you can’t (or don’t want to) afford 2 Windows Enterprise licences just for a file server. There is DFS indeed but one acknowledge it is a pity to replicate data […]

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Jan 20 2008

Heartbeat 2 Howto

Published by under Apache,Linux

Since version 2, Heartbeat is able to manage more than 2 nodes, and doesn’t need "mon" utility to monitor services. This fonctionnality is now implemented within Heartbeat. As a consequence, this flexibility and new features may make it harder to configure. It’s intresting to know version 1 configuration files are still supported.   Installation Heartbeat […]

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