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Coordinator Controlled Server Retries

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000173000D
Original Publication Date: 2008-Jul-24
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2008-Jul-24

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

This idea describes how a group of servers acting independently elects a server out of the group to function as a coordinator. The coordinator is responsible for selecting the target server(s) for the rest of the group to communicate with and relaying that information to the other members of the group.