From BusinessWire via Wide Open News: Tom McNeal, Director of West Coast Engineering and Operations at Mission Critical Linux, Inc., a Linux
professional services and support company, will be speaking at the InterWorks Conference in San Francisco on
Tuesday, May 8, 2001 from 8:00 - 9:00 A.M. In his discussion, Mr. McNeal will highlight the importance of
insuring data integrity during a failover procedure, the design assumptions confronted when seeking to support
any software service, and how Linux enables the use of commodity hardware in a clustered solution. As
proof-of-concept, the implementation of a highly available NFS server solution will be explained.
May 4, 2001