After assigning more memory to Tomcat and installing 64-bit java (to support the assigned/allocated memory), the Tomcat Windows Service is failing to start with the error:
Windows could not start the Apache Tomcat 8.5 Tomcat8 on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code 1.
Release : 8.2
Component : CONTINUOUS DELIVERY DIRECTOR
The version of Tomcat installed was 32-bit.
Install a 64-bit version of Tomcat. To do this we followed these steps: