RE: [NTISP] Realtime smart NT backup

James Cochrane ( )
Mon, 26 Apr 1999 08:20:26 +0100

We've got a similar system, except we had to go all out and get an =
ACEdirector, which is a hardware solution and about =A39000! =20

If you have any luck, I'll be interested!



> -----Original Message-----
> From: []
> Sent: Friday, April 23, 1999 8:14 PM
> To:
> Subject: [NTISP] Realtime smart NT backup
> I'm looking for a software product that will do the following.
> I have one main server (mission critical) and a backup server =
> In realtime, the backup server has all the mission critical =
> it
> continually mirrors the information from the main server... both =
> information are identical. If the main server goes down, the backup
> server
> will realize that this has happened... and it will take over the=20
> responsibilities
> of the main server. The end user is completely unaware that this has
> happened. Therefore, I will be able to work on the main server at my
> convenience, bring it back up, and then the main server will begin
> performing all the work again... of course, it would update itself =
> all
> the new information... depending on what has changed on the backup.
> Is there currently a product on the market that will do this? If =
so, can
> you
> recommend it? ...perhaps a URL? ...any experiences with this?
> Thanks in advance...
> --Nolan