Chapter 2. Optimizing Orchestrator Configuration

In this chapter, we will explore how to optimize the Orchestrator installation and look at the following recipes:

  • Tuning the appliance
  • Tuning Java
  • Configuring the Kerberos authentication
  • Configuring access to the local filesystem
  • Configuring the Orchestrator service SSL certificate
  • Orchestrator log files
  • Redirecting Orchestrator logs to an external server
  • Backup and recovery
  • Control Center titbits

Please also note that in the workflow package that comes with this book, there are several workflows that will configure Orchestrator.


As in all production environments, you should consider using dedicated service accounts for connections between different services. For Orchestrator, there are several ...

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