What is migration ? How you perform it ? (UNIX)

Posted on 2006-07-06
Last Modified: 2010-04-17
What is migration ? How you perform it ?

Just a general question? For the UNIX environment ?

Related to java programs, scritps, etc...

Question by:_Esam
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Expert Comment

ID: 17052777
Migration is taking an application or operation system and replacing it with a new one. For example 100 users in a NT environment could be migrated to an Active Directory environment. This would involve planning and project management.

Does that make sense?


Author Comment

ID: 17052808
Nope .. confused !

How is it related to programming development ?

Say, I am developing the java project on a dev box ?

So, it has to migrate to text box or prod box ?

You have to migrate it?

Who does it ?

Do I do it?



Accepted Solution

tone28 earned 50 total points
ID: 17052920
That is dependant on your environment. The the process of migration is moving something to somewhere else. So if you have development tiers like Unit Testing, Integration, Acceptance, Production then you would go through those tiers (migrate could be another way of saying it)

A great book that could be helpful to you is Code Complete

Hope that is helpful.


Author Comment

ID: 17052975
>then you would go through those tiers (migrate could be another way of saying it)

I guess this makes sense !

No book ..
Got any link ???        
That would be great..


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