How to Design Highly Available Databases
Highly available databases are essential to organizations depending on mission-critical, 24/7 access. But regardless of your type of organization, the desired goal is often the same: an incredibly reliable database that minimizes downtime.
But before your database can deliver high availability with minimal downtime, it’s crucial to understand the underlying needs and requirements of your database operations. Without the proper infrastructure in place, delivering high availability can become incredibly difficult and expensive.
With my database design strategy, I need to understand: