The IT Law Wiki
(Adding categories)
Line 11: Line 11:
   
 
* [[Mirror site]]
 
* [[Mirror site]]
  +
[[Category:Definition]]
  +
[[Category:Storage]]
  +
[[Category:Data]]

Revision as of 02:09, 19 December 2012

Definition

Mirroring is

the maintenance of an identical copy of its files in (a) another network server, or (b) a redundant drive in the same server chassis. . . . Mirroring can be used as a rudimentary backup system for the original [file]]s, but is more often used to spread out the access load for popular sites, e.g., Web sites, by offering users several different locations from which identical files can be accessed.[1]

References

  1. ATIS Telecom Glossary 2012 (full-text).

See also