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SQLFire Client HA Configuration

One of the most common misconceptions about the level of high availability provided by SQLFire is the client configuration. A lot of times, when people see the client connection string defined with a single IP, they assume that to mean that client will only communicate with that one SQLFire cluster host and deem that to be a single point of failure in the SQLFire data grid.

In reality however, SQLFire is based on multi-faced shared nothing architecture. One of its tenants is transparent failover at the protocol level.

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