19.2 Migration Scenarios

The supported scenarios for Archive and Versions Services are as follows:

19.2.1 Consolidate - Same Tree

In the Consolidate scenario, the data and configuration on the source server is overwritten.

19.2.2 Transfer ID - Same Tree

In this scenario, the target server is installed in the same tree as the source server. On successful completion of Transfer ID, the target server functions with the same credentials (such as IP address and hostname) as the source server and source server node is no longer available in the network.

19.2.3 What Is Migrated

The following data is migrated from the source server to the target server:

  • The Archive volume that contains the versions of your files.

  • The configuration details stored in ArkConfig.xml file.

  • Database records from the MySQL database to the PostgreSQL database.