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July 11, 2016

What is clustering?

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In computer the act of ‘clustering’ something refers to bringing two or more computers/servers together and making them act as a single machine.

In clustered computing environments, each node is pre-defined to perform the same talks, controlled and schedules by software.

To connect clusters’ components together, usually a local area network (LAN) connection is used.

LAN, or local area network, is a computer network that covers a small geographic area such as an office building or a university.

 

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