RDS Farm: High Availability Service Broker Configuration

Conclusion

The broker service is now in “high availability”.

To have a real high availability of the broker service in this configuration it is necessary:

  • Cluster the database
  • Configure NLB on servers with the broker service or use a load-balancing solution (Kemp).

An alternative to making the broker service high availability if the server is virtual and you have multiple hypervisors is to replicate the broker server to another host.

  • Virtual machine replication with Hyper-V
  • Replication with Veeam