To create a cluster, perform the following high-level tasks on the compute and management servers that you are going to add to the cluster:
Verify that the configuration meets the guidelines for failover clustering:
Test-Cluster –Node "Node1", "Node2" -Include "Storage", Inventory, Network, "System Configuration"
After the test is complete, the results are displayed.
Run the following command to create a two-node cluster with a static IP address.
The IP address is required for the cluster’s management connection.
New-Cluster –Name <"ClusterName"> –Node "Node1", "Node2" –