Automatic Manager Service failover is disabled by default when you upgrade vRealize Automation.

Complete these steps to enable automatic Manager Service after upgrade.


  1. Open a command prompt as root on the vRealize Automation appliance.
  2. Change directories to /usr/lib/vcac/tools/vami/commands.
  3. To enable automatic Manager Service failover, run the following command.

    python ./manager-service-automatic-failover ENABLE

    To disable automatic failover throughout an IaaS deployment, run the following command.

    python ./manager-service-automatic-failover DISABLE