In this section, we offer step-by-step
instructions providing you with specific guidance to successfully migrate
Opsview Monitor to a different hardware platform. As such, you will effectively have
two different instances of Opsview Monitor, each with their own data stores.
you have a distributed environment then you should disable slave devices on
the old Opsview Monitor installation since there will be contention between the master
you are migrating to a new architecture, you should read through these
steps in this document as it will guide you through how you should export your
You do not need the same version of Opsview Monitor on the new hardware platform; however, be sure to read these upgrade
instructions carefully. You cannot downgrade your new server. We
assume that you have a new installation of Opsview Monitor on your new server; see
section 3.2. Installing Opsview Monitor for more information.
Please note, there
will be an outage to the Opsview Monitor service during the migration.