In this chapter, we will cover the importance of application reliability and how understanding and implementing a few basic concepts can increase the overall application performance.
Specifically, we will touch upon the following:
By definition, reliability is the ability of a system to perform routine tasks under a variety of circumstances while maintaining a desired threshold of operation.
It only makes sense that the more complex a system is, the greater likelihood that reliability issues may arise. Inversely, a system or application with only a single operation is less likely to fall victim to reliability related ...