What impact will shutting down my index server have on SharePoint Farm
Posted on 2013-01-29
I am virtualising a number of SharePoint Servers. One of them is my Index server. It not only does all the indexing for my environment, it is where Central Admin sits. Shared Services also stem from this box. Can you advise what effects on my farm would be visible if i shut it down and leave up the front ends and databases ?