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Would you use a database instance used for development work to store TFS Data Layer ? If that's not the case, what kind of separation would you use ?

Setup : we have ONE server for all common dev work. Due to physical constraints, we can't add anymore.

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A new instance would be a good level of isolation. TFS installs a few databases, in addition to the sharepoint and reporting services databases. I just wouldn't be happy with all of those databases cluttering my primary instance, but that would work too.

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Thanks a lot for this answer. You're basically confirming my impression. – Johan Buret Aug 5 '09 at 9:04

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