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Online Computer Terms Dictionary - F


<reliability> Automatically switching to a redundant or standby server, system, or network upon the failure or abnormal termination of the currently-active server, system, or network (a "hot standby" or "warm standby"). Failover happens without human intervention. This feature is usually built-in to expensive systems which must be available continuously.



Nearby terms: factor factorial FAD failover failure failure-directed testing FAIR