Starting and stopping MDM

Use this procedure to start or stop your MDM applications.

About this task

This task covers applications only. For instructions on starting and stopping clusters, nodes, and application servers, see WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment, Version 8.5.5 documentation.


  1. Open IBM® WebSphere® Application Server administrative console.
  2. Select Applications > Application Types > Business-level applications.
  3. On the Business-level applications page, select your application.
    A red X in the Status field indicates the application is stopped. A green arrow indicates that the application is running
  4. Click Start or Stop as necessary.