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Cloud Active/Passive Resiliency


Active/Passive resiliency patterns with automatic recovery mechanisms like Kubernetes allow you to accomplish automatic failover without manual intervention in the event of node or availability zone failure.

Combines With

Problems Addressed

  • Automatic recovery from application node failure

  • Availability zone outages


  • Sonatype Nexus Repository Pro

  • Requires external PostgreSQL database

  • Shared storage (AWS S3/Azure blob stores)

Factors to Consider

  • Failover can take up to 10 minutes

Available Resources

We have the following comprehensive help topics and sample files to help implement this pattern: