IBM Cloud Orchestrator, Version 2.5

Starting or stopping IBM Cloud Orchestrator

You can start or stop IBM® Cloud Orchestrator.

Before you begin

Before you run the SCOrchestrator.py script, review Managing services with SCOrchestrator.py, and ensure that your environment satisfies the conditions for running the script.

About this task

You can run the SCOrchestrator.py script to start, stop, and view the status of the IBM Cloud Orchestrator components.

For information about running the SCOrchestrator.py script, see Running the SCOrchestrator.py script.

To completely stop the IBM Cloud Orchestrator system:
  1. Run the SCOrchestrator.py script to stop all services. For information about running the SCOrchestrator.py script, see Running the SCOrchestrator.py script.
  2. Stop your virtual machines in no specific order.
To start the IBM Cloud Orchestrator system when nodes are down:
  1. Start all the virtual machines in no particular order.
  2. Run the SCOrchestrator.py script to stop all services. Check that all services have stopped.
  3. Run the SCOrchestrator.py script to start all services.