AllLinuxDevices: Lineo Availix Clustering 1.1 Ships
Nov 08, 2000, 18:27 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Lineo, Inc., a provider of embedded systems, real-time and high
availability Linux-based solutions, today announced the
availability of Lineo Availix Clustering 1.1, a solution providing
customers with non-stop access to mission critical services.
Availix Clustering is based on the Linux operating system and on
the CompactPCI hardware architecture, providing high availability,
redundancy, reliability and scalability for network servers."
"Availix Clustering is designed specifically for ISPs, ASPs and
telecomm companies requiring solutions that ensure their customers
can connect to services at any time, without interruptions or
"Availix Clustering provides a multiprocessor clustering
solution which supports Pentium and PowerPC boards on CompactPCI.
The cluster distributes network-type services, such as web servers,
SMTP, FTP, Radius, voice-over-IP or DNS, across a multiprocessor
system. Through this distributed scheme, services are able to
support a high workload without the risk of CPU or I/O