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How to Upgrade the Windows MGMT Server OS?

we have 2 clustered MWG appliances, and one Windows MGMT server. we wish to upgrade the MGMT server's OS from windows 2008R2 to Windows 2016, what is the recommended way to do so? can we just create a new Server and re-install MGMT features to connect to the current appliances?
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Re: How to Upgrade the Windows MGMT Server OS?

Hi Omriil,

Hope you are doing good.

Please check with the Windows Server Team regarding the upgrade prerequisite while upgrading from Windows 2008R2 to Windows 16.

MWG is being installed on the VM; hence VM upgrade and MWG version upgrade are different.

Alternatively, creating a new VM and reinstalling the MWG features is very feasible.

However, please make sure the below requirements are met for installing an MWG in the new VM:

https://docs.mcafee.com/bundle/web-gateway-8.0.x-installation-guide/page/GUID-3D6325D8-D4A4-4773-995...

 

Regards,

Shibani

 

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