Databases exist on servers running SharePoint Foundation (SharePointServer)

Summary: Learn how to resolve the SharePoint Health Analyzer rule "Databases exist on servers running SharePoint Foundation" for SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint 2013.

Rule Name: Databases exist on servers running SharePoint Foundation, for SharePoint Server.

Summary: For optimal performance, databases should not share servers with other applications.

Cause: Databases share servers with other applications.

Resolution: Move the databases to a separate server.