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Unable to Restore Tableau Server - Application Server is Degraded


Published: 23 Jun 2022
Last Modified Date: 27 Jun 2022

Issue

After restoring Tableau Server from a backup, the Application Server became degraded.

Environment

  • Tableau Server 2021.x

Resolution

Add additional capacity to Tableau Server and Re-restore from the backup. 

Cause

When attempting to restore a server without the full capacity of licensing in place for a large deployment, this may cause the Application Server to be in a degraded state including all related nodes.

Example: 1000 Creators, 7500 Explorers, 500 viewers.

 

Additional Information

If a restore was already completed. Restoring over the top of the original restore of Tableau Server should work as expected. 
Add Capacity to Tableau Server
 
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