Jul 25, 2011

Correct order to start and stop Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES) services

The Blackberry Enterprise Server (BES) is made up of several different services. It's important that you stop and start them in the proper order if you need to shut them down for maintenance or troubleshooting purposes.

Stop the services in this order :

  1. Blackberry Controller
  2. Blackberry Dispatcher
  3. Blackberry Router
  4. All remaining Blackberry services
Then start the services in this order:
  1. Blackberry Router
  2. Blackberry Dispatcher
  3. Blackberry Controller
  4. All remaining Blackberry services