Solved

How to copy data from sql server 2005 to sql server 2008?

Posted on 2010-09-02
6
320 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I need to transfer a 2 tables' data on a 4 hour basis from sql server 2005 to sql server 2008 .

First of all ,I am unable to register the 2008 server in 2005 SSMS .It gives me an error that this version is not supported. I have sp3 on sql server 2005 . What should I change to be able to do that.

I tried SSIS package . I did 'export data ' from SSMS and  saved it as a ssis package. It ran successfully . But when I scheduled it as a job,the job failed giving the following error : (I replaced the actual names in the following error message for privacy purposes at the start with servername\account. Everything else is as it it)

Message
Executed as user: servername\account. ...LEDB". Connection may not be configured correctly or you may not have the right permissions on this connection.  End Error  Error: 2010-09-02 11:39:28.00     Code: 0xC0202009     Source: 090920101130 Connection manager "DestinationConnectionOLEDB"     Description: SSIS Error Code DTS_E_OLEDBERROR.  An OLE DB error has occurred. Error code: 0x80004005.  An OLE DB record is available.  Source: "Microsoft SQL Native Client"  Hresult: 0x80004005  Description: "Login timeout expired".  An OLE DB record is available.  Source: "Microsoft SQL Native Client"  Hresult: 0x80004005  Description: "An error has occurred while establishing a connection to the server. When connecting to SQL Server 2005, this failure may be caused by the fact that under the default settings SQL Server does not allow remote connections.".  An OLE DB record is available.  Source: "Microsoft SQL Native Client"  Hresult: 0x80004005  Description: "TCP Provider: A connection attempt .  The step failed.


-----------------

Please help . Did someone ran into same kind of problem? How do I run the ssis package successfully. Why and where it can't connect when the same export can run successfully when ran manually and standalone??

Thanks a lot for any help !
0
Comment
Question by:sql2005dba
6 Comments
 
LVL 8

Expert Comment

by:dba2dba
ID: 33588552
You can setup linked server and schedule a sql agent job to do it.

Below is some info on Linked servers:

http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/datacenter/?p=133
0
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:ewangoya
ID: 33588781
You can not register a 2008 server in 2005 SSMS

You can do it the other way around
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:shalabhsharma
ID: 33588854
Yes you cannot register MSSQL2006 in Sql manamgment studio.

There is workaround that install SSMS 2008 and import the table from the 2005 database.
0
NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:shalabhsharma
ID: 33588859
Yes you cannot register MSSQL2008 in Sql management studio 2005

There is workaround that install SSMS 2008 and import the table from the 2005 database.
0
 
LVL 21

Accepted Solution

by:
Jason Yousef, MS earned 500 total points
ID: 33589259
Well, YES  you cannot register 2008 in SSMS 2005.

anyway you should have SSMS 2008 since you installed SQL server 2008 and can connect to he the 2005 one.

second, the error is saying "SQL Server does not allow remote connections", so make sure that the server allows remote connections, and the account that runs the SQL server agent has rights to connect to the server.

looks like you're using a local account on the other server and it cannot connect to the old 2005 instance or server.

please tell me if you need help with any of the above steps?
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:abhijit_k
ID: 33616373
USe Ingeration Services for Transferring Data from SQL 2005 to SQL 2008
0

Featured Post

Best Practices: Disaster Recovery Testing

Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The Delta outage: 650 cancelled flights, more than 1200 delayed flights, thousands of frustrated customers, tens of millions of dollars in damages – plus untold reputational damage to one of the world’s most trusted airlines. All due to a catastroph…
Ever wondered why sometimes your SQL Server is slow or unresponsive with connections spiking up but by the time you go in, all is well? The following article will show you how to install and configure a SQL job that will send you email alerts includ…
Using examples as well as descriptions, and references to Books Online, show the documentation available for date manipulation functions and by using a select few of these functions, show how date based data can be manipulated with these functions.
Via a live example combined with referencing Books Online, show some of the information that can be extracted from the Catalog Views in SQL Server.

790 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question