Date Added: May 2010
Learn how Windows Server 2008 R2 failover clusters can help increases the availability of important server applications. In this podcast, the speaker provide an overview of a variety of deployment strategies and considerations that impact clusters, including hardware, software, networking, automating deployments with PowerShell, Sysprep, Active Directory, and security. The speaker also speaks about demonstrating a cluster deployment using only PowerShell. Other topics the speaker covers include clustering tools and concepts, configuration settings, cluster validation, patching, upgrades, and migration.