EntireX Brokers can also be clustered for the purpose of enhancing application availability and scalability with other IP-based load balancing solutions. From an EntireX Broker point of view, there is no fundamental difference between a HW or a SW clustering solution. It is up to the customer and their networking organization to reconcile the requirements of the EntireX project with what any particular technology can or cannot deliver. The following information represents the generic configuration of EntireX components using a network IP virtualization or clustering solution.
See also Setting up Your EntireX Environment for High Availability with Other Clustering Technologies for more details.