|1.||Logon to the Operations Console of the replica instance to be nominated to be the new primary instance|
|2.||Operations Console > Deployment Configuration > Replica Promotion > For Disaster Recovery (page 392 of the RSA Authentication Manager 8.1 Administrator’s Guide Revision 1)|
|3.||Promote Replica Confirmation; select ‘Yes, promote the replica’ and click Promote button|
|4.||Promote Replica to Primary ..monitoring the tasks..|
Click the Next button after the replica has been successfully promoted.
|5.||Carefully read the Proposed Next Steps..|
..click Done button when finished reading.
|6.||Check the newly prompted primary.|
|Operations Console will show the Instance Type|| |
|7.||Perform a backup from the Operations Console|
Operations Console > Maintenance > Backup and Restore > Back Up Now
- Enter a Backup Password and Confirm the password
- Select a backup location
- Click Backup button to perform the backup
Example; a backup in progress..
Click the Done button when the Backup Is finished.
|8.||Synchronize each replica instance with the primary instance (page 376 of the RSA Authentication Manager 8.1 Administrator’s Guide Revision 1).|
Operations Console > Deployment Configuration > Instances > Status Report
..click the action Sync..
Click the Done button
The newly promoted primary instance is now showing the replication to the replica instance as Normal
|9.||Use the Security Console to check the RADIUS replication|
Security Console > RADIUS > RADIUS Servers
NOTE: the administrator will need to click the Initiate Replication button if any of the RADIUS instances are Out-of-Sync.