Originally Posted by hugheser
Since I'm planning on doing this same thing this evening, I would like to clarify this. I don't need to do anything special in order to get the MDS databases to work on the new server? I just follow the move configuration DB instructions RIM provides but add in the step of moving the MDS databases to the new server. Configuring the BES to see the config database on the new server is enough to get BES to see the new location for MDSS and MDSS_DIS? I'm running 4.1.6.
Back them up and detach.
Run the config wizard and let it create the new, blank BESMgmt on the new SQL server. After it's up and running, restore the backup (with MDSS & MDSS_DIS) over the blank and restart your services. Should pick right up and continue chugging along.