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MySQL Fabric provides a framework for managing farms of MySQL servers. MySQL Fabric provides two services which can be used individually or in combination:
- High Availability - Building on top of MySQL Replication to provide automated failure detection and failover.
- Sharding - Scaling out of both reads and writes by partitioning rows from selected tables into a number of shards.
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MySQL Fabric is included with MySQL Utilities.
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