A Real World Example of Using Terracotta: Clustering RIFE

by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  May 30, 2007

Terracotta's Jonas Bonér recently detailed how he and Geert Bevin (who was recently hired by Terracotta) clustered the RIFE web application framework. The article provides valuable insight into RIFE's continuations implementation as well as some of the challenges in clustering a non-trivial application like RIFE.


Terracotta improves failover support, adds clustering for 5 more frameworks

by Floyd Marinescu Follow 38 Followers on  May 01, 2007

JVM heap-level clustering solution Terracotta released v2.3 yesterday, adding TCP/IP-based active/passive failover, cluster-membership events, and a new pre-configured module system for quick clustering Tomcat, Weblogic, Spring, Lucene, RIFE, Struts 1, Cglib, and iBatis. Jetty has been working on clustering Ajax cometd apps. RIFE's Geert Bevin is also now working for Terracotta.


Geert Bevin on The Philosophy Behind RIFE

by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 17, 2006 1

A few weeks back InfoQ covered the 1.5 release of the RIFE Java web framework. This week Artima Developer featured an extensive interview with RIFE founder Geert Bevin which covers the project's history and new features.


RIFE Java Web Framework 1.5 Released

by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 31, 2006 1

The RIFE Java web framework has released version 1.5. RIFE is a full-stack web application framework with tools and APIs to implement most common web features. Each of its toolkits is usable by itself or as an integrated stack. The RIFE framework promotes itself as having many key differentiators versus other Java web frameworks including continuations and state handling without sessions.

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