RE: Clustering between different CPU Architectures

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Subject: RE: Clustering between different CPU Architectures
Posted by:  Linchi Shea (LinchiSh…@discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Tue, 2 Jan 2007

If by 'cluster it', you meant failover clustering, this is not supported, and
I don't think you can do it (I have never tried). If you go through all the
trouble to achieve HA with clustering, you really should do it properly.

Linchi

"Bryan Aldrich" wrote:

> I have a Sql Server 2005 Instance that I would like to use in a cluster, but
> I do not have another IA64 machine to cluster against. Can I cluster this
> server against a x86 or a x64? I realize the performance will be different
> between the two, but it is acceptible in this condition.
>
> Thanks
>
> Bryan

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Clustering between different CPU Architectures posted by Bryan Aldrich on Tue, 2 Jan 2007