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Discussion created by on Dec 14, 2012

The following post and response were posted in the blog section. Since this is really a question rather than an opinion or perspective, I’ve created a discussion forum post and copy/pasted the initial question and responses:


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Can I have a publisher in a MCS server and subscriber in virtual environment on UCS server?





jarias Dec 13, 2012 1:40 PM


Sure can, but you must follow "common sense" rules from the design guide, e.g. don't have Sub bigger than Pub or Sec bigger than Pri.


Should be somewhere in the UC design guide at


while you're at it, you can mix UCS, HP, IBM, virtual, bare-metal in the same cluster as long as the app instances are happy per above "common sens"e rules.



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