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Step-by-Step Guide for Testing Hyper-V and Failover Clustering

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  • Version: 1.0
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

Shows you how to test using Hyper-V and Failover Clustering together to make a virtual machine highly available.

  • Shows you how to make a virtual machine highly available. You will do this by creating a simple two-node cluster and a virtual machine, and then failing over the virtual machine from one node to the other.


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Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008

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