Windows Failover Cluster Support for Cloud Witness with Private endpoints?

JMN-2253 596 Reputation points


Is it possible to create a Windows 2019 Failover Cluster using Azure Cloud Witness with Private endpoints?


Windows Server Clustering
Windows Server Clustering
Windows Server: A family of Microsoft server operating systems that support enterprise-level management, data storage, applications, and communications.Clustering: The grouping of multiple servers in a way that allows them to appear to be a single unit to client computers on a network. Clustering is a means of increasing network capacity, providing live backup in case one of the servers fails, and improving data security.
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  1. Andreas Baumgarten 103.4K Reputation points MVP

    Hi @JanNuaman-2253 ,

    using a Storage Account with Private Endpoint should work as cluster witness.
    If you prepare the Storage Account with Private Endpoint verify the internal IP is resolved on the cluster nodes if you ping the Storage Account internal Private Endpoint IP.

    (If the reply was helpful please don't forget to upvote and/or accept as answer, thank you)

    Andreas Baumgarten

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  1. JMN-2253 596 Reputation points

    Hi @Andreas Baumgarten
    Do you have any idea?

    Thank you

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