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Redirecting SQL traffic for one specific SQL instance.

Zack asked
Last Modified: 2019-01-21
Hi EE,

I have a SQL Server with 5 instances on it, I wish to redirect SQL traffic from a specific instance to new SQL instance on a different SQL server.

Are there any SQL tools that can assist in this regard?

Any assistance is welcome.

Thank you.
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Please give some details about connecting source. is there one source which connects to all instances or are there more sources? which connector are you using?

thanks for more details ...

ZackGeneral IT Goto Guy


Cheers for the answer.

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