How to set up a backup exchange server?
Posted on 2004-09-03
For a high availability Exchange Solution, I'm planning to set up the following:
MS-Cluster Configuration with Exchange in Active / Passive Mode
In a remote place, I'll have the complete IT-Infrastructure (no clusters) ready to take over in a case of a desaster.
This is a Domain Controller (sitting in the same Domain and therefor is always up to date)
an SQL-DB Server
an Exchange Server
all Data is ready to be copied to the relevant servers lokcal disks
But how can I run an additional exchange Server in the same domain, respectively it may not be connected to the network. But in case of a desaster, how can I move and run the Exchange DB on an alternative Server, since the original server is somehow known by the DC, I can't have the same Servername twice, and the SID will definitely be different?
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I'm looking forward to your replys