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How to upgrade SQL Server? Step by Step Guide – Screen Shots

Microsoft has planned to come up with new version of SQL Server on every 3-5 years time frame. The current release of SQL Server is SQL Server 2012. Upgrading a SQL Server is critical activity which a DBA has perform to continue to get Microsoft support. This weekend, I was performing a SQL Server upgrade [...]

Upgraded SQL 2005 clustered environment to SQL Server 2008

Today, I was having an assignment of upgrading a SQL 2005 two node clustered environment to SQL Server 2008. I thought off, that I am going to spend my whole night for this upgrade but somehow, it went very smoothly. Unbelievable but yes, No down time is required to upgrade SQL 2005 clustered environment to [...]