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Can I use SQL Server Failover cluster and Log Shipping together

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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?

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Stevod
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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.
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