#1 2018-12-18 11:09:21

Nayana
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High Availability of ReportServer

Please guide us on how to cater the high availability of ReportServer. Here do we need to have a separate load balancer also.
If there any documentations related to that, please share with us.


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#2 2019-01-02 14:10:12

eduardo
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Re: High Availability of ReportServer

Hi Nayana,

the database must support high availability. All metadata reportserver needs is stored in the internal database: reports, users, permissions, etc. The issue left is the availability of your application server. There might be strategies already in place. A good way to achieve this is to have a redundant application server that takes over in case the main application server is down. These are regular procedures your server provider should be well aware of.

Load balancing is not supported internally. To implement load balancing you have to divide the load manually (IP address ranges?). Two instances of reportserver can run on a single repository with some exceptions, e.g. as long as you do not allow scheduling from more than one instance. 

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Eduardo

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#3 2019-01-04 04:57:59

Nayana
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Re: High Availability of ReportServer

Just to get more clarity, if we have 2 reportserver instances and for scheduling, we need to refer only one instance, but not to both. Is that what you mean? Please guide.


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#4 2019-01-04 09:20:10

eduardo
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Re: High Availability of ReportServer

Hi Nayana,

if you have 2 reportserver instances using the same repository (i.e. the same internal reportserver database), you have to disable scheduling on one instance. You may disable it using the terminal command "scheduler daemon stop". Please check here for more information: https://reportserver.net/en/guides/conf … Scheduler/ and https://reportserver.net/en/guides/admi … scheduler/

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#5 2019-01-08 04:27:38

Nayana
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Re: High Availability of ReportServer

Thanks for the information


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#6 2019-01-08 10:47:43

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Re: High Availability of ReportServer

Need one clarification. If two reportserver instances are connected to one matadata repository, may i know the exceptions involved.
If two users are trying to modifying one object, what will be happened? Please guide.


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