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Comment: Re:Very Simple Solution (Score 1) 95

by CompVisGuy (#13328828) Attached to: Improving Database Performance?
... which works great until you have a hardware failure. Or until you have to add yet more servers to cope with even heavier use and you then have to redistribute the m users that were distributed over n server over the now (n+p) servers.

A distributed approach may well be a good idea, but once you start to distribute, you have to consider what should happen if one of the machines falls down.

Those who claim the dead never return to life haven't ever been around here at quitting time.

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