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VMware workspace one swap primary role between two sites

  Environment setup : Three Workspace one nodes per site and have AVI load balancer with external Database. Here are the steps for testing that failover: Change the LB to point to the DR site. You will need to clear caches in the primary datacenter by following the steps listed here: Restart all connector services from both the primary and DR site Stop the horizon-workspace service on the primary nodes. As we can only have 1 read/write cluster on at a time. Promote the DR site to the primary by editing: /usr/local/horizon/conf/ in the following ways on each of the nodes: read.only.service=true to read.only.service=false cache.service.type=ehcache to cache.service.type=rds Save Restart the horizon-workspace server on each node in DR. restart the connectors again (to e