Tag Archives: load balancing

Apache CXF: Implementing Failover and Load Balancing


If you look at CXF feature list at http://cxf.apache.org/docs/featureslist.html, you’d find something called FAILOVER, and the description reads “Feature that allows clients to failover from the initial target endpoint to another, compatible endpoint for the target service”. I thought of exploring this a bit, and googled. Couldn’t find much in CXF docs. But, found an article […]

Scalability Patterns/Real-life Scalability Best Practices


While I was googling for some content on the Scalability patterns, I’ve found an interesting blog post written by a person named Jeppe at http://thebigsoftwareblog.blogspot.com/2010/08/scalability-fundamentals-and.html. Here’s the content in brief: Load distribution – Spread the system load across multiple processing units Load balancing / load sharing – Spreading the load across many components with equal […]