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Upgrading from Novell ZENworks 10 Configuration Management to Novell ZENworks 11 Configuration Management (Novell Technical Training) [Course 8516]

Course Overview

This course introduces you to the new core and administrative features of Novell ZENworks 11 Configuration Management, with a focus on the details of the upgrade procedures from ZENworks 10.x Configuration Management to ZENworks 11 Configuration Management.

Training Level: 3 - Experienced

Duration: 4 Hours

Key Objectives

During this course, you will learn the following:

  • Understand the new features of ZENworks 11 Configuration Management
  • Understand the requirements of completing a successful upgrade
  • Understand the processes that occur during the upgrade process
  • Understand how objects in the zone are migrated

Audience Summary

This course is designed for administrators who are familiar with the feature set and configuration capabilities of ZENworks 10.x Configuration Management and want to learn about what is new in ZENworks 11 Configuration Management.

Course Prerequisites

Before taking this course, you should have experience with ZENworks 10.x Configuration Management, an interest to see what's new with ZENworks 11 Configuration Management, and a need to move from ZENworks 10.x Configuration Management to ZENworks 11 Configuration Management.

Course Outline

Objective 1: Describe the Prerequisites for Upgrading
  • Prerequisites for Performing the Upgrade for the First Primary Server in the Zone
  • Prerequisites for Performing the Subsequent Primary Servers Upgrades in the Zone
  • Prerequisites for Upgrading Satellites and Managed Devices

Objective 2: Understand the upgrade process
  • Using the GUI to upgrade Linux and Windows Servers
  • Using the Command Line to upgrade a Linux Server
  • Upgrading Satellites and Managed Devices

Objective 3: Understand the Upgrade Phases
  • What happens when setup.sh or setup.exe is run

Objective 4: Understand What Happens During the Upgrade
  • What Happens During the Upgrade

Objective 5: Describe the Upgrade Logs
  • Log files on the first Primary Server in the Zone
  • Log files on all Primary Servers in the Zone
  • Exercise 1-1: Upgrade a ZENworks 10.3 Configuration Management Primary Server, Satellite Server, and Managed Devices to ZENworks 11 Configuration Management

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