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DRBD (Distributed Replicated Block Device) is a data replication software for Linux. It presents as a block-device to the user. DRBD is similiar to a RAID 1 except that it runs over a network between two servers. For data replication at least GBit Ethernet should be used.

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Christoph Mitasch works in the Web Operations & Knowledge Transfer team at Thomas-Krenn. He is responsible for the maintenance and further development of the webshop infrastructure. After an internship at IBM Linz, he finished his diploma studies "Computer- and Media-Security" at FH Hagenberg. He lives near Linz and beside working, he is an enthusiastic marathon runner and juggler, where he hold various world-records.

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