Quorum Disk

What is Quorum Disk or partition in clustering?

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A quorum is the minimal number of votes that is needed in a cluster, usually the majority. So if we have 3 nodes in a cluster, that means we have a total of 3 votes in the cluster and we will need a minimum of 2 votes to remain in a quorate state.i.e,we can lose 1 node in the cluster and the other nodes are still functional. But if we lose 2 nodes, your quorum will be dissolved.

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  • Jul 26th, 2012

A quorum disk or partition is a section of a disk that's set up for use with components of the cluster project. It has a couple of purposes

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