Chapter 12. Clustering and High Availability

High availability (HA) refers to the ability to maintain operational integrity when a server failure occurs. This can be achieved by installing two or more Oracle SOA Suite 12c nodes in a cluster to protect against failure. Server failures could be software induced, such as a JVM crashing due to it being out of memory, or due to hardware failure, such as a local disk going bad. Installing an Oracle SOA Suite 12c cluster requires additional setup and configuration that are different from that of a single-node installation.

In this chapter, we describe how to set up a two-node Oracle SOA Suite 12c cluster in an active-active mode, wherein if a server fails, the other will continue processing transactions, ...

Get Oracle SOA Suite 12c Administrator's Guide now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.