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Status Planned for future release
Workspace Planning Analytics
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 22, 2021

Manage TM1 instance administration programatically (on cloud)

Currently on cloud, there is no way to manage the start/stop of TM1 servers programmatically. The only way to stop/start an instance is by going through PAW Administration or schedule an automatic restart by asking the cloud ops.

On premise, we have access on the TM1 data server and we can create some bat scripts and schedule the restarts.

We can even call these scripts from a TI which is not the case for PA on Cloud.

==> Start/Stop of TM1 servers can be automated.

A real case business scenario is the following :

Users want to create a new instance to simulate some data without asking an IT administrator.

If we can stop/start services programmatically, users will be able to ask for this through a TI.

Needed by Date Feb 28, 2021
  • Guest
    Jul 11, 2022

    We also have need of having this functionality as we create archive models on a rolling weekly basis which we physically move the database from one data directory to another and run it to look at a static copy as we go through our weekly planning processes. We achieve this today by using a combination of shell scripts to stop the service, move the files and then subsequently restart the services.

  • Guest
    Aug 4, 2021

    Yes, there is no way to schedule TM1 Server restart. We are doing it every month manually. It would be really helpful & reduce the overheads if this feature added to PAoC.

  • Admin
    Stuart King
    May 28, 2021

    Planned for future release. Assigned to epic.

  • Admin
    Stuart King
    Feb 12, 2021

    Updates status to future consideration.