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Does DB2 Workgroup Server Edition V8 support Microsoft Cluster?

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Cluster Only supported in ESE?
Nov 12 '05 #1
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Clustering for high availability (through Microsoft Cluster Server) is
supported by Workgroup Server Edition - read the v8 announcement letter
here:

http://www-3.ibm.com/fcgi-bin/common...um=ENUS202-214

For Clustering for scalability (Distributed Partition Feature/DPF -
called EEE prior to v8) you need ESE.

ri*********@canada.com wrote:
Cluster Only supported in ESE?


Nov 12 '05 #2

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to add to the statement from Blair: DB2 WSE is perfectly able to be used in
a lcuster environment even with an active/active configuration if you have
two database instances spread out.. you run one application/database
combination on one server and the same cross over.

The real tricky part is to ensure that the resources are applied so the
second database can come up in the case of failover, e.g. memory...

Boris

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Cluster Only supported in ESE?

Nov 12 '05 #3

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