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Tips for Upgrading a Cluster to SQL 2008 - Part 1


Tips for Upgrading a Cluster to SQL 2008 - Part 1

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Ale Pelc
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I agree with a lot of what you state in your article, but would also add the following:

- Decide whether the upgrade will be in-place or side-by-side
- If at all possible, do a test upgrade on a non-production cluster first
- Make use of tools such as the Upgrade Advisor; they can save a lot of legwork.

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Hi Alejandro, thanks a lot for sharing this, this is an interesting article. Will you publish a "Part 2" ? I am preparing an important cluster upgrade and I would like to benefit of your experience!

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