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JBoss EAP6 High Availability by Weinan Li

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Chapter 1. JBoss EAP6 Overview

In this chapter, we will learn the basic concepts about high availability and have an overview of the functions that JBoss EAP6 provides to us in this field. Then we'll learn how to install JBoss EAP6 and see its basic usages.

Understanding high availability

To understand the term high availability, here is its definition from Wikipedia:

"High availability is a system design approach and associated service implementation that ensures that a prearranged level of operational performance will be met during a contractual measurement period. Users want their systems, for example, hospitals, production computers, and the electrical grid to be ready to serve them at all times. ... If a user cannot access the system, it is ...

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