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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?


Release : 20.2

Component : IM Reporting / Admin / Configuration


Guide appears to have redundant steps


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/