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Configure the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service and BlackBerry Collaboration Service to fail over automatically

You can configure the BlackBerry® Enterprise Server to promote a standby connection to a BlackBerry MDS Connection Service or BlackBerry Collaboration Service automatically if the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service instance or BlackBerry Collaboration Service instance with the active connection stops responding. Configure the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service or BlackBerry Collaboration Service to fail over automatically to minimize interruptions to services for users.
Before you begin: Create the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service pool or BlackBerry Collaboration Service pool.
  1. In the BlackBerry Administration Service, on the Servers and components menu, expand High availability > Highly available BlackBerry Enterprise Servers.
  2. Click the name of the BlackBerry Enterprise Server pair that you created the BlackBerry MDS Connection Service or BlackBerry Collaboration Service pools for.
  3. Click Turn on automatic connections failover.
In the System status section, the value of the Blackberry Enterprise Server connection failover mode field changes to True.
After you finish: To turn off automatic failover, click Turn off automatic connections failover.

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