Tag Archives: SQL Server

SQL Server Breaking Changes and Deprecated Features (2012, 2008 R2, 2008, 2005, 2000)

In a recent discussion, the issue of breaking changes in SQL Server 2012 came up, and I realized that no one in the room had a thorough knowledge of the breaking changes and discontinued features.  Since we were trying to determine … Continue reading

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SQL Server Code Name “Denali” CTP3 Released

Today Microsoft announced the release of SQL Server “Denali” CTP3, available at https://www.microsoft.com/betaexperience/pd/SQLDCTP3CTA/enus/.  CTP3 contains most of the features that will be released at RTM, so download the bits today and start getting familiar with SQL Server “Denali”. Now that … Continue reading

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Clustering setup error: “There was an error creating, configuring, or bringing online the Physical Disk resource (disk) ‘Cluster Disk 1′”

In March, 2011, Microsoft added asymmetric storage support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 failover clustering.  That means that not all nodes in the cluster have to share the same storage; some nodes can use one set of storage, … Continue reading

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