As mentioned in an earlier post, Adobe Media Server 4.5.2 introduced robust failover technology. Adobe’s Andrew Wallace and Karishma Bagga are going into the details with this Adobe Developer Connection article.

Figure 1. An example server side setup for failover

This article describes a basic failover setup with redundant packagers and Varnish as a reverse proxy. The article further provides users a step-by-step guide to writing a basic varnish configuration script to configure Varnish for the failover solution.

Read the full article here.