European Cloud Provider Rax Announces High Availability Servers
RAX (rax.bg), a provider of Private, Public and Hybrid Cloud computing, today announced it offers High Availability as a standard service to its, Cloud server plans.
The High Availability (HA) functionality increases the cloud service availability and reduces application downtime. It provides uniform, cost-effective failover protection against hardware and Operating System (OS) failures. The High Availability service monitors cloud servers to detect a failure on the underlying physical hosts or an Operating System failure on the cloud virtual machines themselves. When an outage is detected, the HA restarts the cloud server on other physical hosts part of Rax Cloud infrastructure, without manual intervention. The operations resume automatically.
RAX is a member of the VMware vCloud Air Network and provides its VMware IaaS Powered service using proven VMware technology. The company's customers have the ability to move workloads from their VMware vSphere-based virtualized or private cloud environment to the VMware IaaS Powered service. This allows customers to achieve flexibility and security, while enabling increased IT agility.
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