To set up a high availability (HA) environment, you must already have Skybot Scheduler installed on your master server, but not have the software installed on your standby server.
Note: The software needs to be installed on the same relative directory path as the master server.
After installing Skybot Scheduler, run the configuration script (located in your Skybot Scheduler directory):
Caution: The configuration script deletes the local database and output files.
The configuration script connects the standby server to the master server, configures the local database to replicate the master's database, and sets up a network link for file and data transfers between the master and standby.
To verify that the script completed and replication is working, log on to Skybot Scheduler on the master server using a web browser.
Note: The standby server does not display on the Agents page.
Under the Current Status section of the homepage, the STANDBY SERVER status should say Active with a green background:
You can also check the standby server by typing its IP address in a web browser. A note states that the standby server is active and connecting to your master server:
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