Symantec™ IT Management Suite powered by Altiris™ technology Migration Guide version 7.0 to 7.5

Article:DOC5669  |  Created: 2012-06-05  |  Updated: 2013-12-12  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5669
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Symantec™ IT Management Suite powered by Altiris™ technology Migration Guide version 7.0 to 7.5

Contents

1. Introducing IT Management Suite migration
About IT Management Suite
About the new features in IT Management Suite 7.5
About IT Management Suite migration
About the migration methods
Important things to know when migrating from Symantec Management Platform 7.0
About supported IT Management Suite migration paths
About reusing existing hardware to migrate
Readiness checklist for IT Management Suite migration
Post-migration checklist for IT Management Suite migration
2. Migrating Symantec Management Platform
About migrating to Symantec Management Platform 7.5
Best practices for migrating to Symantec Management Platform 7.5
Migrating from Symantec Management Platform 7.0
Backing up the Configuration Management Database
Preparing for the migration
Restoring the Configuration Management Database
Setting the appropriate permissions to the SQL database
About data migration
About data migration when migrating from Symantec Management Platform 7.0
About the 7.0 data that you must manually migrate to Symantec Management Platform 7.5
About the agent registration after migration from IT Management Suite 7.0
Creating an agent registration policy
About redirecting sites and agents to Notification Server 7.5
Redirecting managed computers to Symantec Management Platform 7.5
About upgrading site servers
About the Symantec Management Agent upgrade policies
Upgrading the Symantec Management Agent and the agent plug-ins
Viewing and managing the agent registration status
Migrating Notification Server computers in a hierarchy
Disabling hierarchy replication
Migrating data to Symantec Management Platform 7.5 with the migration wizard
About installing the Symantec Notification Server Migration Wizard
About the data that the migration wizard migrates from Symantec Management Platform 7.0
Exporting Symantec Management Platform 7.0 data to a data store file
Viewing the data in a data store file
Comparing two data store files
About the Store Browser
Importing Symantec Management Platform 7.0 data from a data store file
Exporting data from a data store file
3. Migrating Inventory Solution
Before you migrate Inventory Solution data
About Inventory Solution data migration with Symantec Notification Server Migration Wizard
About manual Inventory Solution data migration
Migrating Inventory Solution baseline configuration files
Backing up Inventory Solution baseline configuration files
Restoring Inventory Solution baseline configuration files
Creating the File Baseline task and the Registry Baseline task
Manually migrating stand-alone inventory packages
Backing up stand-alone inventory packages
Restoring stand-alone inventory packages
About migrating Inventory for Network Devices
4. Migrating Patch Management Solution
About migrating Patch Management Solution for Linux data
Linux data that is not migrated from 7.0 to 7.5
About migrating Linux software update package files
About migrating Patch Management Solution for Windows data
Windows data that is not migrated from Patch Management Solution 7.x version prior to 7.1 SP1 to 7.5
About deleting Windows software update package files
About migrating Patch Management Solution for Mac data
SQL tables that are deleted or renamed
5. Migrating Software Management Solution
About migrating Software Management Solution from 7.0 to 7.5
6. Migrating Deployment Solution
About migration of Deployment Solution
Before you migrate to Deployment Solution 7.5
Migrating to Deployment Solution 7.5
Upgrading Deployment Solution components
Checklist for successful migration from Deployment Solution 7.1
7. Migrating Monitor Solution
About migrating Monitor Solution
About migrating Monitor Pack for Servers
Manually cloning your changed default monitor pack policies, metrics, and rules
Cloning a changed default policy for migration
Cloning a changed default rule for migration
Cloning a changed default metric for migration
8. Migrating Out Of Bound Management Component
Out of Band Management Component no longer supported
Symantec Out of Band Remover utility
Using legacy data
9. Migrating Real-Time Console Infrastructure
About Real-Time Console Infrastructure migration to version 7.5
Manually migrating Real-Time Console Infrastructure to version 7.5
About manually migrating Real-Time Console Infrastructure files and settings
How to validate Real-Time Console Infrastructure after the migration
10. Migrating Real-Time System Manager Solution
About Real-Time System Manager migration to version 7.5
Manually migrating Real-Time System Manager to version 7.5
About manually migrating Real-Time System Manager files and settings
How to validate Real-Time System Manager after the migration
11. Migrating pcAnywhere Solution
Before you begin the migration from pcAnywhere Solution 7.0
Migrating from pcAnywhere Solution 7.0
12. Migrating CMDB Solution
About migrating CMDB Solution
13. Migrating Asset Management Solution
About migrating Asset Management Solution
14. Migrating Barcode Solution
About migrating Barcode Solution
Before you migrate to Barcode Solution 7.5
Synchronizing data from handheld devices to Notification Server
Verifying asset data before loading it into CMDB
Backing up the Barcode Solution default synchronization profile
Migrating to Barcode Solution 7.5
Performing post-migration tasks
15. Migrating Workflow Solution
About migrating Symantec Workflow
16. Migrating Inventory Pack for Servers Solution
About migrating Inventory Pack for Servers
17. Migrating ServiceDesk Solution
About migrating from ServiceDesk 7.0
18. Migrating Virtual Machine Management Solution
Migrating from Virtual Machine Management 7.0
19. Migrating Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component
About migrating Symantec Endpoint Protection Integration Component
Migrating Endpoint Protection Integration Component 7.0
20. Migrating IT Analytics Solution
About migrating IT Analytics data

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