A fault-tolerant technology designed to keep server availability at a very high level.
   Clustering groups servers and other network resources into a single system; if one of the servers in the cluster fails, the other servers can take over the workload. Clustering software also adds a load-balancing feature to make sure that processing is distributed in such as way as to optimize system throughput.

Dictionary of networking . 2014.

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