Scott D. Epter, Ph. D. is a Linux Specialist in IBMâ€™s High Availability Center of Competency. In this role he works with clients to help them determine focus areas for improving their IT availability. Scott has over 12 years of industry experience, primarily in application development in distributed environments.
Monitoring, recovery, and precise logs can often do more to reduce your number of outages and limit the scope of system failures than the typical panacea more hardware, more software, and more hot spares.