You can configure vRealize Automation to activate a secondary failover server when a system failure occurs on the Manager Service host.

Prerequisites

Verify that active and passive Manager Service nodes are installed under a Manager Service load balancer. See Install the Primary Manager Service .

Procedure

  1. Change the startup type of the vRealize Automation Manager Service on the primary Manager Service host to manual start up.
    1. Select Start > Administrative Tools > Services on the primary server.
    2. Select Manual as the startup type of the vRealize Automation service.
  2. Make the secondary Manager Service host the active host by changing the startup type of the vRealize Automation service to automatic start up.
    1. Select Start > Administrative Tools > Services on the primary server.
    2. Select Automatic as the startup type of the vRealize Automation service.
  3. (Optional) : Verify that the secondary node is enabled on the load balancer.