Subject Re: [ib-support] Failover Strategies
Author Ann W. Harrison
At 10:56 AM 12/14/2001 +1030, John Peterson wrote:
>I wish to have an application fail over automatically to a backup server
>in the event that the primary fails (power fail, IB failing, LAN failing
>etc.), specifically to know if the primary is operating.

Have you considered shadowing? InterBase can create and maintain
a shadow - and fail over to it automatically, I believe. There's
also the possibility of a disk-level shadow which may be more


We have answers.