Configuring PowerServer Cluster

Appeon provides its own tools and plug-ins to configure a PowerServer cluster and implement the load balancing and failover functionalities. A PowerServer cluster is essentially a group of IIS servers, each with PowerServer and Appeon plug-in installed.

Following are high level steps for configuring a PowerServer cluster. For detailed instructions, please refer to Tutorial 5: Configure PowerServer Cluster in PowerServer Mobile Tutorials. The instructions are exactly the same for PowerServer Web and PowerServer Mobile.

  1. Install PowerServer to multiple IIS servers.

  2. Create PowerServer cluster in AEM.

  3. Configure the Web server for the PowerServer cluster.

  4. Install an Appeon application to the PowerServer cluster and Web server(s).