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SQL Server 2008 and 2012 instances with in the same windows 2008 failover cluster RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi All,

    I am using windows 2008 fail over cluster to maintain my live sql server 2008 enterprise database instances (11). Now i want to configure 2 new 2012 enterprise and IB editions also with in that cluster.

    therefoe can you kindly tell me is that possible to maintain 2008 and 2012 instances with in the same windows 2008 failover cluster

    Thanks,

    robb

    Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:54 AM

Answers

  • Its possible to maintain different version of sql server in cluster. But You would like to add more resources (cpu, memory, IO ) since more instances mean more resource usage.

    Srinivasan

    • Marked as answer by Fanny Liu Saturday, June 22, 2013 9:36 AM
    Tuesday, June 18, 2013 3:34 AM