[KBA-00871] Federation™ roles randomly fall offline - Security Center 5.2 - 5.7

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Security Center 5.2 - 5.7
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2012-03-12

[KBA-00871] Federation™ roles randomly fall offline

This article explains why Federation™ roles might suddenly fall offline on large Security Center 5.x systems.

Applies to: Security Center 5.2 - 5.7

Symptoms

If your system has a large number of Security Center Federation™ roles or Omnicast™ Federation™ roles, some of the roles randomly fall offline. In most cases, however, you can still view video from the federated cameras.

Cause

This issue occurs because the process running the Federation™ roles is running out of memory.

Workaround

To lower the workload on the process, you must add additional processes called role groups to handle the Federation™.