Availability solution for VM

I am looking for a redundancy solution for the VM that runs the Application manager, kind of like a domain controller for the application environment.  The issue is its designed  only to run on a single server.
Currently I have it on a FT VM.  The problem is 1 - I cannot add a CPU, and 2 - if the VM crashes the FT will crash also.
So, I'd like to experiment with MS Clustering solution. Would that work? I don't think the App is a Cluster-aware.  
What other solutions I can implement for this?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)Connect With a Mentor VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
other alternatives our possible Double Take - HA, but I would really need to understand the application better.

Clustering is not always available, there is a small amount of downtime, with a Failover!
Have you considered VMotion?
Tiras25Author Commented:
is it Automatic?  How would it work?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
HINT HINT (cannot say more), wait until end of August 2012 (VMware vSphere 5.1!)
coolsport00Connect With a Mentor Commented:
Yes, FT only allows 1 vCPU and the 2nd (cloned) VM has to be on a separate host. The only option that comes to mind that you could try & use is MSCS.

Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
@coolsport00: under NDA our lips are sealed tight!
@hanccocka - Yeah..
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