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Book review: High Availability MySQL Cookbook

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Under the CentOS distribution, a MySQL database service can be transformed into an highly available service using different approaches. High Availability MySQL Cookbook presents them:

  • MySQL Cluster
  • MySQL replication
  • Shared storage
  • Block-level replication

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Database server clustering

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database server clusterA cluster is a group of two or more independent servers operating as a single system. A database server cluster could help you achieve high availability or improve I/O throughput for your database service. In this article, we discuss the different approaches to database clustering for MySQL and MSSQL.

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