Implementing Federated Database Servers
The topics in this section provide the information to help you create a federation of database servers, modify its data, and perform backup and restore operations.
Explains the mechanics of how to create a set of partitioned views and distribute them across servers by using linked server definitions.
Explains what is needed for a distributed partitioned view to be updatable, and also the requirements for the INSERT, UPDATE and DELETE statements.
Describes what you must know about performing backup and restore operations on a federation of database servers