Installing SQL Server 2012

Installing SQL Server 2012

This is a step-by-step guide on how to install SQL Server 2012. You can use this installation as the basis for the SQL instance, where you will store the database for XenApp 6.5 or System Center Configuration Manager 2012. We will only install the Database Engine Services in this guide, because that’s the only requirement for a basic XenApp 6.5 or SCCM 2012 installation. The other services are used to perform optional […]

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Installing a SQL Server 2008 R2 Failover Cluster

Installing SQL Server 2008 R2 Cluster

To provide High Availability for a SQL Server 2008 R2 instance, you can install it in a failover cluster. The High Availability will be provided at the instance level. In this blog post, we will look at how to install a SQL Server 2008 R2 Cluster. I’ll be using the SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise edition, but you can actually install Standard Edition in a failover cluster as well. Just keep in mind that, Standard […]

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Creating The XenApp 6.5 Datastore in SQL Server 2008 R2

XenApp 6.5 IMA Data Store

All XenApp 6.5 farm configuration is stored in a database, known as the IMA Data Store. During the creation of the Data Store, the database where the Data Store will be stored must already exist. In this blog post we will look at how to create the database where you can store data for the IMA Data Store. We will also look at the different components which are, in one way or […]

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Installing SQL Server 2008 R2

Installing SQL Server 2008 R2

This is a step-by-step guide on how to install SQL Server 2008 R2. You can use this installation as the basis for the SQL instance, where you will store the database for XenApp 6.5 or System Center Configuration Manager 2012. We will only install the Database Engine Services in this guide, because that’s the only requirement for a basic Citrix XenApp 6.5 or Microsoft SCCM 2012 installation. The other services are used to perform […]

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