BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-10-2008, 04:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Model: 7100T
Carrier: orange
Posts: 10
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Exclamation Supported Migration Path?

Please Login to Remove!

Hello

Currently we have the following setup

BES version 4.1.4 and SQL 2000 Enterprise running on the same hardware (old server)

We wish to separate the two services onto two new servers

We will install BES 4.1.6 (have another license) and SQL 2005 Standard on the two new servers


1) We will stop the old services BES (4.1.4) and SQL 2000
2) Migrate the database from old SQL 2000 Enterprise to new SQL 2005 Standard
3) re-connect the old BES (4.1.4) to the SQL 2005
4) new BES (4.1.6) will also be connected to the SQL 2005
5) Then we will migrate our users from old BES (4.1.4) to new BES (4.1.6)

Q1) Is this supported?

Q2) Can we connect two different versions of BES to the same database?

Q3) Should we upgrade the old version BES 4.1.4 to 4.1.6 and then have the same versions of BES connected to the database?

Lots of internal issues with engineers on the correct path!
Offline  
Old 09-10-2008, 09:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Elite
 
knottyrope's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Massachusetts
Model: Z30
OS: 10.2.1
PIN: t of blood has been taken
Carrier: AT&T-US with I dee ten tee errors
Posts: 6,647
Post Thanks: 264
Thanked 271 Times in 257 Posts
Default

BES 4.1.6 MSDE to SQL 2005 almost ready to do it

I did it after upgrading to 4.1.6 and the 4.1.6 upgrade took only 15 minutes for me.
SQL part is not that difficult to do.

SQL move KB here, it has both SQL and MSDE but still the same procedure
How to move from an MSDE database to a Microsoft SQL Server database
__________________
irony : many old timer posters have de-evolved into the trolls they once fought
I am on http://supportforums.blackberry.com
BES 10 running sweet for my Z30, Z10 and Q10

Last edited by knottyrope : 09-10-2008 at 10:00 AM.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On





Copyright 2004-2014 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.