Availability vs Reliability vs Durability vs Resiliency vs Fault tolerance

Below is a quick overview of the most coined terms in cloud or data storage services.

Availability can be described as the percentage of a time period when the service will be able to respond to the request i.e system uptime

How can we achieve higher availability?

  • Deploying applications in different servers across geographically distant locations to withstand latency and disasters.
  • Use proper load balancing techniques to reroute…