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Active-Active Architecture

The Active-Active failover architecture duplicates complete FME Server installations on separate servers. In other words, all components reside on the same system, and additional systems are configured similarly and provide similar functionality. A third-party load balancer directs incoming traffic to one of the available systems. When requests are directed to any of the systems, they are handled independently and only by one system. This approach works well with a cloud-based computing environment, such as Amazon Web Services, in which machines can be cloned easily to expand capacity.

Installing an Active-Active System:

Installing an Active-Active system involves multiple Express Installations (as many as you plan for your network), which you link together using your third-party load balancer. Follow the Express Installation instructions for either Windows or Linux:

Unsupported Active-Active Configurations