Allan Hirt on High Availability
Allan Hirt discusses the details of providing high availability with SQL Server 2005, and the things developers need to know in order to make their applications compatable. He discusses clustering, transaction log shipping, mirroring, and more.
Allan Hirt is a systems engineer for Avanade, specializing in projects on Microsoft enterprise platforms. Prior to that he worked for Microsoft. He is the author of the upcoming SQL Server 2005 High Availability (APress). He was the primary author of SQL Server 2000 High Availability (Microsoft Press, 2003) as well as a writer and contributor to various whitepapers and training materials about SQL Server for Microsoft. He is a frequent instructor on various DBA topics and presents regularly at Tech Ed, SQL PASS, and other conferences.