Fragile IT methodology is a new technique that is gaining traction in the current data center management industry.
The methodology is based on the premiss that IT equipment is fragile and vulnerable to failure. Fragile IT architecture keeps this as a guiding principle and builds data centers around the philosophy that the failure needs to be handled with minimum resources. In a backup oriented architecture, primary or secondary systems that fail need to be replaced or repaired so that the overall functionality of the data center goes back to normal. In the fragile