It's possible have a Web Application with many Site Collections and multiple databases?

One database per Site Collection?

All this in a existing SharePoint 2013

Thank you guys.

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Yes it is possible.

  • You can have multiple databases attach to a web application(500 is limit).
  • You can have the many site collections and provision one site collection into one content DB.

Read more about the limits here. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787(v=office.15).aspx#ContentDB


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