Hyper-V Live Migration using SRDF/CE

Here’s a video demonstration about using Hyper-V Live Migration in a SRDF/CE cluster. You might notice that we are not using CSVs in this demo as SRDF/CE does not currently support CSVs. I’ll write more on that topic later on when I find the time. [View:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g5Hhzay4Dqs:480:360] Direct link to the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g5Hhzay4Dqs

Multiple Subnets with Windows 2008 Clusters

I’ve been playing around with Microsoft Windows 2008 clusters for a while now trying to test out some of the new features and how they will affect multi-site clusters. One of the best new features (in my opinion) in 2008 clusters is the ability to have cluster nodes on different subnets. Microsoft does this by introducing a new OR dependency option for resources. In 2008 clusters, you have two options when making a resource depend on more than one resource: AND. This indicates that both the resource in this line and one or more previously listed resources must be online … Continue reading Multiple Subnets with Windows 2008 Clusters

Clustering Webcasts on Demand

Microsoft gave some great webcasts related to 2008 clustering last month. If you missed any of these sessions, you can view these recording on-demand and/or snag the PPT files here: Building High Availability Infrastructures with Windows Server 2008 Failover ClusteringWebcast – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8131531PPT – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=7933793 Failover Clustering 101Webcast – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8146346 PPT – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=7933794 Failover Cluster Validation and Troubleshooting with Windows Server 2008Webcast – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8173778 PPT – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=7933795  Geographically Dispersed Failover Clustering in Windows Server 2008 EnterpriseWebcast – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8187007 PPT – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=7933796   Deep Dive on Failover Clustering in Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Storage and Understanding QuorumWebcast – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=8213972 PPT – http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=7933798   FYI, in … Continue reading Clustering Webcasts on Demand