Fault-Tolerant Cluster Management Tool for Self-managing of Cluster DBMS

  • Jae-Woo Chang
  • Yong-Ki Kim
  • Young-Chang Kim
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4251)


In this paper, we design and implement a fault-tolerant cluster management tool which can monitor the status of the nodes in a cluster DBMS (Database Management System) as well as the status of the various DBMS instances at a given node. Based on the monitoring, our cluster DBMS management tool can provide an intelligent fail-over mechanism for dealing with multiple node failures in a cluster DBMS, thus making its fault-tolerance possible when combined with a load balancer. It is shown that our cluster DBMS management tool can support the nonstop and self-managing of cluster DBMS with its intelligent fail-over mechanism even in case of multiple node failures.


Management Tool Failure Detection Node Failure Cluster System Master Node 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jae-Woo Chang
    • 1
  • Yong-Ki Kim
    • 1
  • Young-Chang Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Computer EngineeringChonbuk National UniversityChonju, ChonbukSouth Korea

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