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This is documentation for Caché & Ensemble.

For information on converting to InterSystems IRIS, see the InterSystems IRIS Adoption Guide and the InterSystems IRIS In-Place Conversion Guide, both available on the WRC Distributions page (login required).

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About This Book

As organizations rely more and more on computer applications, it is vital to make databases as available and reliable as possible. This guide explains the many mechanisms that Caché provides to maintain a highly available and reliable system. It describes strategies for recovering quickly from system failures while maintaining the integrity of your data.

There are mechanisms available to maintain high availability, including mirroring, shadowing and various recommended failover strategies involving Caché ECP (Enterprise Cache Protocol) and clustering. The networking capabilities of Caché can be customized to allow cluster failover.

The following topics are addressed:

For detailed information, see the Table of Contents.

For general information, see Using InterSystems Documentation.