Scheduling Failovers

You can schedule failover groups to run according to a schedule.


  1. In the CommCell Browser, click Dev-Test & DR > Failover Groups.

    The Failover Groups tab appears.

  2. Under Group Name, right-click a group and click All Tasks > Schedule.


  3. From the Failover Type list, select the type of failover you want to run:
    • Planned Failover
    • Unplanned Failover
    • Test Boot VM

    Important: You cannot schedule Failback operations.

  4. Click OK.

    The Schedule Details dialog box appears.

  5. Select the appropriate scheduling options.

    For Example:

    1. In the Schedule Name box, type a name for the schedule.
    2. Click Weekly.
    3. In the Start Time box, type 6:00 p.m.
    4. In the On these days section, select Friday.
    5. Under Repeat, in the Every N Week(s) box, type or select 2.
    6. Click OK.

    When the scheduled job runs, you can track the progress of the job in the Job Controller tab.

What To Do Next


Last modified: 1/17/2018 8:38:10 PM