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Ten steps to migrate databases between servers in a .Net environment


Ten steps to migrate databases between servers in a .Net environment

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Pretty interesting approach! This seems like it would work smoothly.

Did you run into any snags along the way?
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Hi Mark, The process is pretty straight forward.

The thing that really helped was getting backups restored on the new server and getting a test copy of the site working with that to make sure all the users were in place with the correct passwords etc. It certainly meant I was more confident when it came to failing the databases over.



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Just a suggestion on step 3 i've found that using the transfer login task and setting copy sid's = TRUE is easier if you have multiple logins to copy.
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Brilliant article on a good technique. I am going to have to try this out before I actually need it.

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Awesome article. I have to migrate a replication databases on 2000 servers to 2008 servers. Will it be possible in this case too?
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Very nice way to tackle the issue of hardware replacement !

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Hi,

Thanks for the comments!

greggoble2 - your right using the transfer logins task can definitely help here.

tushkieeeee - unfortunately you can't mirror a sql 2000 instance, you can go from 2005 to 2008 though.


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The process diagram looks very nice. May I know you are using which tool ? Is it vision 2007?:-)
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not quite that advanced, visio 2003!
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