Definitions

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  • noun computing, uncountable A means for ensuring high availability of some critical resource (such as a computer system), involving a parallel, backup system which is kept running at all times so that, upon detected failure of the primary system, processing can be automatically shifted over to the backup.
  • noun computing, countable An automatic switch to a secondary system on failure of the primary system.

Etymologies

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fail +‎ over

Examples

  • In contrast to server failover, which is not able to address data failures, DPMExplorer and DataTransporterTM would allow data to be restored instantly to the application server during precisely this type of failures, so that high availability can be guaranteed under all circumstances.

    PRWeb - Daily News Feed

  • In contrast to server failover, which is not able to address data failures, DPMExplorer and DataTransporterTM would allow data to be restored instantly to the application server during precisely this type of failures, so that high availability can be guaranteed under all circumstances.

    PRWeb - Daily News Feed

  • In contrast to server failover, which is not able to address data failures, DPMExplorer and DataTransporterTM would allow data to be restored instantly to the application server during precisely this type of failures, so that high availability can be guaranteed under all circumstances.

    PRWeb - Daily News Feed

  • In contrast to server failover, which is not able to address data failures, DPMExplorer and DataTransporterTM would allow data to be restored instantly to the application server during precisely this type of failures, so that high availability can be guaranteed under all circumstances.

    PRWeb - Daily News Feed

  • In contrast to server failover, which is not able to address data failures, DPMExplorer and DataTransporterTM would allow data to be restored instantly to the application server during precisely this type of failures, so that high availability can be guaranteed under all circumstances.

    PRWeb - Daily News Feed

  • The InfiniBand hardware-based automatic and fast "failover" to the DRBD replicated storage has been proven to be very reliable and takes less than 5 seconds, enabling non-disruptive service to its customers.

    Latest News from JAVA Developer's Journal

  • Instant application enhancement, enabling any existing application to immediately start leveraging advanced features and functionality such as failover, bulk load and statement pooling without requiring application code changes

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • Instant application enhancement, enabling any existing application to immediately start leveraging advanced features and functionality such as failover, bulk load and statement pooling without requiring application code changes

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • Essentially, the partnership creates a geolocation "failover" system for developers.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Web 2.0

  • The InfiniBand hardware-based automatic and fast "failover" to the DRBD replicated storage has been proven to be very reliable and takes less than 5 seconds, enabling non-disruptive service to its customers.

    Latest News from JAVA Developer's Journal

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