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SP2010- Creating an Index server which will host all the Service applications

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 02, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
Guys, Current Environment : 1 Sql server 2008 R2 and 1 SharePoint 2010 Server OS : windows server 2008 all 64 bit (goes without saynig) For better performance i want to seperate out Service application ( expecially Search Service application) to another windows server while keeping the existing one as a WFE hosting CA as well. From the little documentation i found i am creating an Index server(with out CA on it) 2 questions here : 1. Is this the best way to optimize my farm? 2. Is there any online documentation or any knd of link that woudl describe how to set up the index server. thanks in advance. Sameer  

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