Archive for November, 2012

Useful links for MS6423 (Implementing and Managing Windows Server 2008 Clustering) Students

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

What’s New in Failover Clustering

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831414.aspx

Requirements and Recommendations for a Multi-Site Failover Cluster

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd197575(v=WS.10).aspx

Microsoft Support Policy for Windows Server 2008 Failover Clusters http://support.microsoft.com/kb/943984/en-us

Failover Cluster Step-by-Step Guide: Validating Hardware for a Failover Cluster

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/b153c638-ff53-4470-8b72-010046b8dcc6

Microsoft support policy for server clusters, the Hardware Compatibility List, and the Windows Server Catalog http://support.microsoft.com/kb/309395

Step-by-Step Guide for Configuring a Two-Node File Server Failover Cluster in Windows Server 2008.doc

Step-by-Step Guide for Configuring a Two-Node Print Server Failover Cluster in Windows Server 2008.doc

2 Whitepapers located at http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=17157

Setup for Failover Clustering with VMWare

Location for this document:  pubs.vmware.com/vsphere-50/topic/com.vmwareICbsaae/PDF/vsphere-esxi-vcenter-server-50-mscs-guide.pdf

Windows Server 2008 R2 Failover Clustering – Best Practice Guide

http://blogs.technet.com/b/aevalshah/archive/2012/05/15/windows-server-2008-r2-failover-clustering-best-practice-guide.aspx

Failover Cluster Step-by-Step Guide: Configuring Accounts in Active Directory

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc731002(v=ws.10).aspx

How to disable IP version 6 or its specific components in Windows

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929852

How to Alleviate Disk Space Pressure Caused By a Large Windows Component Store (WinSxS) Directory

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2592038

Microsoft iSCSI Software Target 3.3

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=19867