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Near Seattle? I’ll Be Speaking At SQL Saturday on 10/3

Just a heads up for those of you in the Pacific Northwest – I'll be presenting at the SQL Saturday on October 3 which is being held in Redmond on the Microsoft campus. I'll be doing the last talk of the day in the DBA track. Not surprisingly, I'm talking on failover clustering. Hope to see some […]

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2009 PASS Summit Schedule Update

I just saw that my session “Advanced Failover Clustering Installation Techniques with SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008” will be on Thursday, November 5 from 1 – 2:15 in 3A-B. I’m just starting to pull the session together and will have as much info as I can cram in 75 minutes with some demos, too […]

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Creating a Clustered Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MSDTC/DTC) Using PowerShell – Method #1

Now that Windows Server 2008 R2 is RTM and the book is done, I can get to some of the things that were impossible to do prior to getting Pro SQL Server 2008 Failover Clustering out the door. One of the things I was not able to do was document how to create the Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator […]

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