Solved

Can I use SQL Server Failover cluster and Log Shipping together

Posted on 2010-09-13
2
521 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
I have two servers in a primary data centre which I need to fail-over for each other using SQL Server Fail-over Cluster in Single Instance mode (on a shared disk array) .

In addition, I need to log ship to a secondary data centre, where the data is backed up to tape from the secondary database in the log shipment.

Will the Fail-over servers continue to provide log shipment to the secondary, transparently after a fail-over?

Thanks,
Stevod
0
Comment
Question by:Stevod2
  • 2
2 Comments
 
LVL 60

Accepted Solution

by:
chapmandew earned 500 total points
Comment Utility
Sure
0
 
LVL 60

Expert Comment

by:chapmandew
Comment Utility
It would work the same way as if it were not clustered.  Log shipping really doesn't care if the underlying db is a shared resource.
0

Featured Post

Zoho SalesIQ

Hassle-free live chat software re-imagined for business growth. 2 users, always free.

Join & Write a Comment

by Mark Wills Attending one of Rob Farley's seminars the other day, I heard the phrase "The Accidental DBA" and fell in love with it. It got me thinking about the plight of the newcomer to SQL Server...  So if you are the accidental DBA, or, simp…
INTRODUCTION: While tying your database objects into builds and your enterprise source control system takes a third-party product (like Visual Studio Database Edition or Red-Gate's SQL Source Control), you can achieve some protection using a sing…
Here's a very brief overview of the methods PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg) offers for monitoring bandwidth, to help you decide which methods you´d like to investigate in more detail.  The methods are covered in more detail in o…
This tutorial demonstrates a quick way of adding group price to multiple Magento products.

772 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now