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Stairway to AlwaysOn
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AlwaysOn is a complex set of technologies that is often mis-understood. In this Stairway you will learn about the AlwaysOn technologies, how they fit into the High Availability stack, and how to make good use of them.

Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 1: What is "SQL Server AlwaysOn"?

Level 1 of the stairway looks at exactly what the technologies "AlwaysOn", "Failover Cluster Instance" (FCI) and "Windows Server Failover Cluster" are. We'll look at each in detail and summarize where in the High Availability stack they sit.  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2016/02/24 (first published: 2014/09/24) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: failover clustered instance (fci)
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 2: Storage 101

level 2 of the stairway  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2014/10/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: always on
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 3: Infrastructure 101

In this next level of the Stairway to AlwaysOn, we will look at the components required to implement a Windows Server Failover Cluster.  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2014/10/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: cluster
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 4: Analyse & Deploy a Windows Server Failover Cluster

In level 4 of the stairway to AlwaysOn we look at creating a Windows Server Failover Cluster.  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2014/12/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: cluster
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 5: Analyse & Deploy a Failover Cluster Instance

In Level 5 of this stairway, we help you understand and deploy a Failover Cluster Instance (FCI).  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2015/02/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: cluster
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 6: Analyse & Deploy an AlwaysOn Availability Group

In level 6 of this stairway, we will look deeper into Availability Groups and how to set them up along with a Listener.  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2015/03/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: stairway
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 7: Combining FCIs with Availability Groups

In Level 7 of this stairway, we look at combining Availability Groups with FCIs for both HA and DR protection.  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2015/07/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: high availability (ha)
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Stairway to AlwaysOn Level 8: Segregate Mirror Traffic in AlwaysOn

this article details how to segregate the mirror traffic in an AlwaysOn group configuration  Read more...
By Perry Whittle 2016/03/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: always on
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