In his The Hot Button blog, TechRepublic columnist Steven Warren outlined how you can provide high availability with Microsoft SQL Server and NSI Software's DoubleTake. This gallery's 12 screenshots show you how to configure DoubleTake for SQL Server failover.
This is where you will attach your postover and preback batch file scripts. In the event of a failover, the scripts will shut down the specific services and start them on the Target server. When a failback occurs, it will do the opposite. Without attaching these scripts, this functionality will not work.
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