High Availability, RunAbove Virtual IP

High Availability, with a Virtual IP. Virtual IP addresses are useful for making critical services highly available. For example load balancers often function in an active/passive server pair. The active load balancer listens on a virtual IP and applications connect to the virtual IP. Should the load balancer fail, the...


Jekyll and Swift Object Storage

Jekyll and Swift Object Storage. Generally when it comes to maintaining an online presence your options are: Fast, Good, and Cheap. The caveat being that you can only pick any two. By moving away from dynamically generated content one can benefit from blazing fast delivery, highly available replicated storage, for...