Solved

how to quickly find out what is used for high availability in Exhcange 2007?

Posted on 2013-12-09
2
205 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-17
Hello,
How to find out very quickly what is used for high availability in Exchange 2007 environment?
I need to know which CCR is currently used in 2007 environment.
What commands should I run and where to look to quickly know how to failover and what is currently used?

Also, I see that copy status for the storage group says that it is failed. Please let me know


Local Continuous Replication
 
• Cluster Continuous Replication
 
• Standby Continuous Replication
 
• Single Copy Clusters
0
Comment
Question by:claudiamcse
2 Comments
 
LVL 53

Accepted Solution

by:
Will Szymkowski earned 500 total points
ID: 39707301
You can use the following cmdlets to help accomplish your scenario...

Determine what HA Mailbox server is running...
Get-MailboxServer -Identity <database name> | fl
check the ClusterStorageType value
•If the value is Disabled, the Exchange Server 2007 server is a non-clustered mailbox server.
•If the value is NonShared, the Exchange Server 2007 cluster is a CCR environment.
•If the value is Shared, the Exchange Server 2007 cluster is a single copy cluster.

Get-ClusteredMailboxServerStatus
Shows what server currently holds the active mailbox database copy (quorum etc)

Move-ClusteredMailboxServer -Identity:NodeA -TargetMachine:NodeB
The command above moves the mailbox database to another active server in the cluster

Also see the below link for additional details...
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/927460

Will.
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:VirastaR
ID: 39708805
Hi,

I guess this will be of additional help too
Verify Exchange 2007 clustered mailbox server functionality

Hope that helps :)
0

Featured Post

Is Your AD Toolbox Looking More Like a Toybox?

Managing Active Directory can get complicated.  Often, the native tools for managing AD are just not up to the task.  The largest Active Directory installations in the world have relied on one tool to manage their day-to-day administration tasks: Hyena. Start your trial today.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Restoring deleted objects in Active Directory has been a standard feature in Active Directory for many years, yet some admins may not know what is available.
Find out what you should include to make the best professional email signature for your organization.
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to configure their installation of BackupExec 2012 to use network shared disk space. Verify that the path to the shared storage is valid and that data can be written to that location:…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to join and promote the first Windows Server 2012 domain controller into an Active Directory environment running on Windows Server 2008. Determine the location of the FSMO roles by lo…

947 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

21 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now