Solved

How to move an Agent Handler from and old ePO server to a new one

Posted on 2010-11-19
3
1,957 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-09
Does anyone know if it is possible to move an existing Agent Handler from one ePO 4.5 server to a new one? If so, how do you do it?



Thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:sytek52
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:legalsrl
ID: 34188053
Sorry for the delay, just received this question as an alert

Why would you want to move an Agent Handler ? What are you trying to do ?

Cheers
Simon
0
 

Author Comment

by:sytek52
ID: 34188740
no worries pal, I appreciate the response!

We are testing ePO -really a proof of concept for some of the skeptics here.

Originally they wanted to see a standalone configuration for ePO. Then it turned into a clustered version. Then the discussion turned into disaster recovery and I have been tasked with migrating the user base to the new clustered environment from the old standalone – as if the standalone was completely gone. I have managed to get all the clients over to the new cluster (had the keys backed up) but I cannot get the AH over without reinstalling the AH. I cannot find anything in the documentation or google searches that say it can be done.

THANKS!

0
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
legalsrl earned 250 total points
ID: 34189115
OK, no worries.....

As the Agent Handlers are basically ePO servers, with the agents below them, you basically can't move them.....

It would be a case of installing a new Agent Handler, edit the group, assign the existing agents to the new handler and then decommission the old handler

You could reuse the hardware, but it would be in the method outlined above

Cheers
Si
0

Featured Post

Enroll in July's Course of the Month

July's Course of the Month is now available! Enroll to learn HTML5 and prepare for certification. It's free for Premium Members, Team Accounts, and Qualified Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

UPDATE - 6/15/2011 Added support for Release Update 6 Maintenance Patch 2 Point Patch 1 (RU6 MP2 PP1). Fixed a defect in the username field that was hard-coded to look for a specific domain (left over code from testing). This release will be the …
This article investigates the question of whether a computer can really be cleaned once it has been infected, and what the best ways of cleaning a computer might be (in this author's opinion).
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…

630 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question