Can I set up failover cluster without storage?

I need to set up failover cluster with 2 nodes, both have windows 2008 R2 Enterprise, SQL server 2008 and SharePoint 2010. Can I do it without using external storage? Can they work as a mirror set? If not is it possible for Windows server 2012 R2?
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I am pretty sure you can't do it without some form of shared storage.
Cliff GaliherCommented:
This cannot be done natively in any version of windows. Shared storage is a requirement. Since someone may mention it, there are 3rd-party products on the market that cab take DAS storage, create a networked mirror, and present that as shared storage via iSCSI. But in my opinion, performance take a significant hit and licensing costs are not much less than an external SAS enclosure. SAS JBODs have some down in price and are so competitive now that I simply can't recommend those 3rd party software solutions anymore.

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