Using multiple non-clustered Sametime Community Servers

Install multiple IBM® Sametime® Community Servers to support a large or geographically distributed user community and synchronize the servers to operate as a single Sametime community.

Some reasons to install multiple Sametime servers include:

  • Spreading the load of a large user population among multiple servers.
  • Reducing network usage and improve server performance when you have significant user populations in remote or distributed locations.

This section discusses the issues associated with deploying multiple Sametime servers, including: