2.2. Best Practices

A successful deployment depends on being mindful during deployment, operations and ongoing maintenance.

2.2.1. Best Practices: Deployment

2.2.2. Best Practices: Operations

2.2.3. Best Practices: Maintenance

  • Disable any automatic operating system patching processes. The use of automatic patching will cause issues when all database servers automatically restart without coordination. See Section 8.13.3, “Performing Maintenance on an Entire Dataservice”.

  • Regularly check for maintenance releases and upgrade your environment. Every version includes stability and usability fixes to ease the administrative process.