In a VSA cluster with two members the VSA cluster service might become unavailable. As a result, its status changes to Offline. You can use VSA Manager to repair the connection between the VSA cluster and VSA cluster service.

In a VSA cluster with two members, the VSA cluster service might become unavailable.

The cause of the problem might be that the service is not running on the vCenter Server machine.

Procedure

  1. On the vCenter Server machine open the Services utility and verify that the VMware VSA Cluster Service is running.
  2. In the vSphere Web Client, select the datacenter that accommodates the VSA cluster, click the Manage tab, and click VSA Manager.
  3. On the VSA Cluster Properties pane, click the Actions button.
  4. Select Repair VSA Cluster Service.
  5. Verify that the VSA cluster service status changes to Online.

    The status of the VSA cluster service is shown on the left side of the Cluster Properties panel.