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Sql Server 2005 Cluster on EXS 4.0 VMWARE

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
Hi, I have this problem, i have sql server on Cluster with two nodes, the nodes are machine vmware, i was exs 3.5 and in december the esx was upgrade to version 4.  Of January the nodes present this problem:The node lost communication with cluster node 'SVRSQLN02' on network 'Servidores'.The node lost communication with cluster node 'SVRSQLN02' on network 'HeartBeat'.What can i do?

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