This chapter walked you through the new database mirroring and snapshot technologies in SQL Server 2005. Understanding how these technologies fit into your overall HA strategy is an important step in planning your SQL Server deployment. Even with database mirroring, you may need to use clustering, tape or disk backup, or replication to fill the needs of your SQL Server solutions. While mirroring is an important technology, there is more to achieving high availability with SQL Server than just implementing database mirroring.
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