Thursday, January 26, 2017
9:00 a.m. PT
Michael Atkins wins Uptime Hero Award for enabling continuous app availability at DealerSocket
Survey Finds High Concern over Airline Site Downtime
In preparation for Black Friday 2013, the operations team supporting Dell.com sought a solution that could handle the onslaught of consumer web traffic while maintaining high availability and performance.
A few days ago, we sustained a sudden hardware failure...by the time the response team had rushed to their workstations, the ScaleArc/SQL cluster had already handled the situation. The recovery was fully automatic - there was no outage, no dropped sessions, and no tangible customer impact. Impressive.
--Mark Price, Director of Internet Operations, Mouser Electronics