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High availability, application and service failover

WitchDoctor-WDX is a software product designed to improve distributed applications availability by failure detection and automated application recovery. WitchDoctor-WDX manages several missions simultaneously on several groups composed of 2 to 16 computers.

- Unattended failover for large distributed architectures
- User defined recovery strategy through standard scripts
- Interoperates between different operating systems



Verified by

Verified on


Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

8 September 2003

Leaders and contributors

Dominique Chabord Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/shaman-x
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://mail.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/shaman-x-support

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisitentpd (recommended for production run)


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