Introduction to Startup and Shutdown

Well-designed procedures for starting and stopping your system can speed startup and protect your data.

The processes you need to start and stop include server and locator processes and your other GemFire applications, including clients. The procedures you use depend in part on your system’s configuration and the dependencies between your system processes.

Use the following guidelines to create startup and shutdown procedures and scripts. Some of these instructions use the Using the GemFire SHell (gfsh).