I have a Windows 2008R2 2 node cluster with SQL Server 2008 clustered. How do I prevent the cluster from failing over while I am applying the SQL Server 2012 to the alternate node first? Any pointers ...
I have a SQL Server 2008 and I should install Service Pack 3 for it. On my server there are several databases replicated, and mobile devices sync data via merge replication. Can problems occur, if I ...
My organization recently upgraded all its production SQL Server 2008 instances to Service Pack 3, Cumulative Update 1. It's my responsibility to make sure that our development database environments ...
I'm more of a network/windows admin and I've been tasked with overseeing a SQL server upgrade project. I need to meet with the DBAs and discuss their needs / wants regarding the upgrade. I don't want ...
If you want to upgrade or install a patch on two separate instances that house both the principal and mirrored database, how can you go about that? If the database that is being mirrored needs to be ...