If you want to ensure continued availability of business functions for your customers and business partners - learn how Open-E DSS V6 provide solutions which allow to your company work despite of any critical situations and disasters.
The solution of how to boot an operating system from a remote iSCSI disk. This configuration along with the Automatic iSCSI Failover allow you to enjoy high availability of resources and even better prevention against data loss – the worst admins nightmare.
Failover is an excellent way to implement High Availability. It is a work mode using two Open-E Data Storage Software V6 servers (primary and secondary). In the event the primary server fails, the secondary server which has a full up-to-date copy of the data takes over as the file server.
High availability is crucial to many applications. Despite using high-quality hardware and superior connection, any node is still a subject for crashes due to power shortages, communication and equipment faults, fire incidents, maintenance problems or a human factor, which results in loss of all active connections and data transactions as well as in service termination. The main goal of Failover is to protect company server against such cases.