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SNAC database used for SEPM 11.x to be used in SEPM 12.1?

Created: 23 Jan 2013 • Updated: 23 Jan 2013 | 6 comments
Jaredirk's picture
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Can I use the database used in 11.x to be used in SEPM 12.1?

Or they should be both 12.1 version?

If possible? would there be no effect on the policies from 11.x to 12.1?

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.Brian's picture

When you upgrade, the db will upgrade as well

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Jaredirk's picture

hi Brian,

I have server A that is 11.x while server B is 12.1

Im thinking to do an HA between the two and then transfer the clients to server B

Jaredirk's picture

Sorry,

my idea was if it is possible to use one database for 2 different sepm versions for HA?

pete_4u2002's picture

you can two SEPMs as load balancing i.e these SEPM will have one DB instance . FOr this you need to use SQL as an DB. Both the SEPM have to be on the smae version.

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pete_4u2002's picture

glad it helped, for more details you can visit these links

For Failover and Load Balancing

1) About failover and load balancing

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO26809

2) About Load Balancing and Failover Clustering in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104519

3) About installing and configuring the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager for failover or load balancing

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO26808

4) Installing a management server for failover or load balancing

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO26807