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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 High Availability by Hemantgiri S. Goswami

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Summary

In this chapter, we have learned about clustering in general and what clustering in Windows and SQL Server means. We have also learned some of the new features introduced with SQL Server 2008.

We learned about Public and Private Networks in clustering, their significance, and how they function in SQL Server clustering. We also looked at some of the things that need to be considered before we go about configuring a network for our cluster nodes. We saw different types of clusters such as Single-Failover Cluster, Multi-Failover Cluster, Multi-site Failover Cluster, and Guest Failover Cluster. We also saw different types of disk storage that can be used while configuring clusters, along with the most important part of a cluster, Quorum.

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