Evan is a Senior Systems Engineer with Archivas, Inc. Previously, he was Principal Engineer and Data Availability maven with Veritas Software Corporation, and has more than 15 years of experience in Unix systems. After spending 5 years at Sun Microsystems, Evan joined Fusion Systems and, later, OpenVision Software, where he worked to bring the first high availability software applications for SunOS and Solaris to market. Evan is the author of several articles and talks on the design of high availability systems. He is the author (along with Hal Stern of iPlanet) of Blueprints for High Availability: Designing Resilient Distributed Systems (2000, John Wiley & Sons). Evan has a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Lehigh University (1984) and an MBA from Rutgers University (1989).
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Contributions from Evan Marcus
- Software-based vs. hardware-based replication solutions
- 2003 high availability predictions: Repurpose clustering software
- Tips for the everyday admin -- #8
- What you should really know about high availability
- Seven ways to configure failover management software
- How to calculate the availability of an entire network?
- How to build a highly available data center
- Calculating availability
- Figuring the number of IP addresses for a two-node cluster
- What's a native Fibre Channel and it's benefits?
- Tips for the everyday admin -- #9
- Mirroring to different subsystems via different SW/HW solutions
- Tips for the everyday admin -- #10
- What's the best way to do a server availability calculation?
- Availability Part 7: Client management
- Using backup and restore for DR
- Looking for a device availability list and standardization
- Tips for the everyday admin -- #11
- Tips for the everyday admin -- #12
- Tips for the everyday admin -- #13