Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview
Topic Status: Some information in this topic is preview and subject to change in future releases. Preview information describes new features or changes to existing features in Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Community Technology Preview 2 (CTP2).
Adds the ability for a Subscriber to use an alternate synchronization partner. The publication properties must specify that Subscribers can synchronize with other Publishers. This stored procedure is executed at the Subscriber on the subscription database.
Is the name of the Distributor for the alternate synchronization partner. alternate_distributor is sysname, with no default.
[ @friendly_name=] 'friendly_name'
Is a display name by which the association of Publisher, publication, and Distributor that makes up an alternate synchronization partner can be identified. friendly_name is nvarchar(255), with a default of NULL.
[ @reserved=] 'reserved'
Identified for informational purposes only. Not supported. Future compatibility is not guaranteed.