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Migrating Performance Center


Article ID: 202001


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CA Infrastructure Management CA Performance Management - Usage and Administration DX NetOps


What steps do we need to do to migrate Performance Center on a Red Hat 7.x system?


Guide appears to have redundant steps


Release : 20.2

Component : IM Reporting / Admin / Configuration


Follow this guide, but replace the section labeled "Copy the Files from the Existing System" with the following section

Copy the Files from the Existing System

Follow these steps:

  1. Log in to the original 

NetOps Portal


  1. Stop the NetOps Portal services on the original system:

service caperfcenter_console stop
service caperfcenter_devicemanager stop
service caperfcenter_eventmanager stop
service caperfcenter_sso stop

  1. Stop the mysql service on the original system

     service mysql stop

  1. Package the files in the installation directory

          cd /opt tar czf PC.tgz ./CA

Note:The following path is the default installation directory: 


  1. Copy the files to the new NetOps Portal host

           scp /opt/PC.tgz <new_PC_host>:/opt

  1. Copy the registry file that stores the installation and version information:

            scp /var/.com.zerog.registry.xml <new_PC_host>:/var

     7.Copy the MySQL startup script:

             scp /etc/init.d/mysql <new_PC_host>:/etc/init.d/mysql

  1. Copy the MySQL configuration file:

            scp /etc/my.cnf <new_PC_host>:/etc/