This session provides an overview of High Availability (HA) concepts, explaining the common terms used in High-Availability and the difference between High Availability and Disaster Recovery (DR). It also covers common DR objectives like Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and Recovery Point Objective (RPO), and the various Microsoft SQL Server 2008 High Availability features.
§ Understanding High Availability
§ Description of common terms used in High Availability
§ Understanding Disaster Recovery
§ What is Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and Recovery Point Objective (RPO)
§ High-Availability vs Disaster Recovery
§ Understanding Planned and Unplanned downtime
§ SQL Server features for High Availability