Apache server configurations for high availability, load balancing

Are people using Rsync, NFS mounts, S3? What has worked best for you and why does it meet your needs?

 

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mstrauss
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Here's a solution for S3 that avoids Rsync and works for some people:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3169881/how-to-rsync-to-all-amazon-ec2-servers

 

jimlynch
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Here's an interesting discussion that might cover some of what you're interested in:

http://groups.drupal.org/node/1648

lmile61
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In front of the Apache cluster we create a load balancer that splits up incoming requests between the two Apache nodes. Because we do not want the load balancer to become another "Single Point Of Failure", we must provide high-availability for the load balancer, too.


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