Activate is a Non-Forced operation feature. You use it to gracefully power on the virtual machine, the operating system, and the SAP system.



  1. Find the SAP system virtual machine by clicking on VLA Adapter instance name and further in its hierarchy.
  2. Click on the Operations for the selected SAP system virtual machine.
  3. Select Activate from the dropdown list.
    Figure 1. Activate Operation
  4. In the pop-up window click on the Execute button.
  5. The host will be marked as locked until the end of the operation.
    Figure 2. Activation — Locked Host