Scheduler for PCF v1.1

Installing and Configuring Scheduler for PCF

This topic describes how to install and configure Scheduler for Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF).


Before you install the Scheduler for PCF tile, you need to configure a MySQL for PCF service plan. The minimum resource configuration of the MySQL plan requires the following:

  • Service plan name: 1gb
  • Storage quota: 1,000 MB
  • Concurrent connections quota: 40

For more information, see Add a Plan in the MySQL for PCF documentation.

Download and Install Scheduler for PCF

  1. Download the product file from Pivotal Network.

  2. Navigate to the Ops Manager Installation Dashboard and click Import a Product to upload the product file.

  3. Under the Import a Product button, click + next to the version number of Scheduler for PCF. This adds the tile to your staging area.

  4. Click the newly added Scheduler for PCF tile.

Configure Scheduler for PCF

Follow the steps below to configure the Scheduler for PCF tile.

Configure AZs and Networks

Follow the steps below to choose an Availability Zone (AZ) to run the Scheduler Service Broker and to select networks.

  1. Click Assign AZs and Networks.

  2. Configure the fields as follows:

    Field Description
    Place singleton jobs in Select the AZ for executing the Scheduler Errands. All Scheduler components execute as apps and do not require VMs.
    Balance other jobs in Ignore this field.
    Network Select a subnet for the Scheduler Errands. Use the subnet that includes the Elastic Runtime component VMs.

    NOTE: The network selected is used only by Errand VMs and does not apply to the Scheduler runtime.

  3. Click Save.

Configure Scheduler Options

  1. Click Scheduler Configuration.

  2. Configure the fields as follows:

    Field Description
    Enable outbound HTTP calls The field is enabled by default. Disable this feature if you want to prevent users from scheduling outbound HTTP calls from the Scheduler for PCF service.
    MySQL Service Plan Name Enter the name of your MySQL for PCF service plan, which is used to provision a database for persistent storage of Scheduler data, including jobs, calls, and history.
  3. Click Save.

Verify Resource Config

  1. Click Resource Config.

  2. Verify the settings.

  3. Click Save.

Verify Stemcell Version

  1. Click Stemcell.

  2. Verify the settings. If you need to import a new stemcell version, see the Download Stemcell section for your IaaS: AWS, Azure, GCP, or vSphere.

  3. Click Save.

  4. Return to the Ops Manager Installation Dashboard and click Apply Changes.

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