Creation and Configuration of Availability Groups (SQL Server)
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The topics in this section explain how to deploy a AlwaysOn Availability Groups implementation on instances of SQL Server 2012 that reside on different Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC) nodes within a single WSFC failover cluster.
Before you create your first availability group, we strongly recommend that you familiarize yourself with the information in the following topics:
In this Topic:
To configure a server instance for AlwaysOn Availability Groups
To get started with configuring AlwaysOn Availability Groups
To create and configure a new availability group