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CLUSTERING BEGINER

Discussion in 'SQL Server 2005 Clustering' started by Imran Nazakat, Jan 4, 2008.

  1. Imran Nazakat New Member

    Dear All,
    I am bit new to clustering! and want to test SQL Server 2005 Clustering,Is there any possibility that we can configure SQL Server 2005 clustering without using Cluster-Capable hardware?

    Regards
    Imran Nazakat




  2. MohammedU New Member

  3. Imran Nazakat New Member

    Thanks MohammedU!,Should I download both VMServer and VMplayer?, or VMServer would be Ok for setting up a test clustering envoirnment!
    Regards
    Imran Nazakat




  4. kevinbrenn New Member

    [quote user="Imran Nazakat"]
    Thanks MohammedU!,Should I download both VMServer and VMplayer?, or VMServer would be Ok for setting up a test clustering envoirnment!
    Regards
    Imran Nazakat




    [/quote]
    Hi I would suggest that you refer to the following article(s) which give a step by step instructions on what to download , how to configure vm workstation and how to install sql server cluster in a vm enviornment
    The first is pictorial and extensive
    http://articles.techrepublic.com.com/5100-1035_11-5034801.html
    And this one is more consise
    http://techrepublic.com.com/5208-6230-0.html?forumID=102&threadID=220875&start=0
    Hope this helps a little
    Kevin Brennan M.Sc, MCSBA, MCSE, MCP+I
  5. Imran Nazakat New Member

    Thanks Kevin,It was really helpfull!

    Regards
    Imran Nazakat

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