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Delivering Resilience and Recoverability for Distributed Transactions Poses a Whole New Challenge

Published: 11 May 2018

ID: G00351583

Analyst(s): Stefan Van Der Zijden , Deacon D.K Wan , Andy Kyte , Rick Greenwald


For over 40 years, traditional database engines have given transactional systems phenomenal resilience. But as digital business software embraces heterogeneous distributed transactions and microservices, application leaders need new means of ensuring data and process integrity.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish a Baseline of Resilience Awareness and Capability
  • Design for Resilience
  • Audit Digital Business Solutions That Use Nontraditional Software Architectures
  • Study Your Outages — And Those of Others
  • A View to the Future

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