Clustered Generic Service Instance

Updated: November 25, 2009

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

A clustered Generic Service instance can increase the availability of a service that is not "cluster-aware" (not originally designed to run in a cluster).


The following is a list of all aspects that are part of this managed entity:

Name Description

Generic Service Resource Availability

The service used by a clustered Generic Service instance must start and run correctly before clients can use it. If any settings related to the service or the associated clustered resource are incorrect, the clustered Generic Service instance cannot function correctly.

Related Management Information

Failover Clustering

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