Netflix is announcing that Hystrix with version number 1.4.9 is already available to download.
What is Hystrix ?
Hystrix is A Java library from Netflix to help with latency and fault tolerance, helping you protect your applications from suddenly crashing .
Designed as a fail-safe system, Hystrix can help webmasters manage latency periods and prevent cascading failures inside a distributed server system.In layman’s terms, Hystrix works as a acircuit breaker, containing system failures to isolated clusters and forcing fast-failing mechanisms and the system into a rapid recovery mode.Hystrix also enables real-time app monitoring, allowing the administrator to keep in touch with his systems and receive alerts about any problems.
This is changelog for Hystrix version 1.4.9 :
- Fix for Semaphore vs Thread Isolation Bug
- Added support for Request Cache and Reactive Execution
You can read the complete changelog and also download this latest version on their homepage: github.com