Manage high availability of the content index (FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint)

FAST Search Server 2010

Applies to: FAST Search Server 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2011-05-19

This section describes how to manage a FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint backup indexer configuration.

You can also perform regular full data backup to ensure high availability for the content index.
For more information and planning considerations, see Indexer high availability (Plan for redundancy and availability).

In this section:

Follow the steps in Remove servers from the farm deployment, where you modify the following element in the deployment configuration file (deployment.xml):

  • searchcluster: Remove the row element for the search row.

  • Remove the host element for each server in the search row.