Somersault Software Fault-Tolerance

  title={Somersault Software Fault-Tolerance},
  author={Paul Timothy Murray and Roger Fleming and Paul D. Harry and Paul Vickers},
software fault-tolerance, process replication failure masking, continuous availability, topology The ambition of fault-tolerant systems is to provide application transparent fault-tolerance at the same performance as a non-fault-tolerant system. Somersault is a library for developing distributed fault-tolerant software systems that comes close to achieving both goals. We describe Somersault and its properties, including: 1. Fault-tolerance — Somersault implements " process mirroring " within a… CONTINUE READING


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