Hmm, yes -- just been back and re-read that thread (it didn't really apply to me at the time so I'd expunged it :) )
We'd like some way to scale horizontally if we need to when Office365 goes live but, actually, thinking about it... I don't think the methods that Office365 uses needs to store any state so this may be a completely moot point anyway.
Ta (to others, too),
On 14 Feb 2013, at 14:30, Andy Swiffin <[log in to unmask]>
> Just a thought, but if you aren't already doing Terracotta are you sure you want to?
> I asked around about this a few months ago, both here and on US lists and the concensus seemed to be, "don't do it" even with people who used to migrating away.
> I have a quote from one of the "developers" who said "you'd be mad to consider it"!
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> Subject: Terracotta install not finding tomcat module
> I'm trying to install Terracotta to play with IdP clustering by following https://wiki.shibboleth.net/confluence/display/SHIB2/IdPCluster
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