cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Upgrading EPO Server to new domain

Hi All,

I am trying to upgrade McAfee EPO server from 4.5 to 4.6.6.

1. The original server is on Domain 'A' with Windows Server 2003

2. The new server will be on Domain 'B' with Windows Server 2008 R2

My question ==>> What is the best and most hassle free upgrade path for this scenario and why.

2 Replies

Re: Upgrading EPO Server to new domain

Basically don't try to do it all in one step.

Upgrade the 4.5 in-situ first and then when you know it's ok migrate it to the new server.

This is the safest and most well documented approach to such an upgrade preserving the data.

Highlighted

Re: Upgrading EPO Server to new domain

Hello Rackroyd - I forgot to mention- the original and target box are the same.

1. The current server needs to have its OS upgraded to 2008 R2 from 2003

2. The current server needs to have its EPO version upgraded to 4.6.6

So there wouldnt be two servers at any point in time, leaving me to plan a very unlikely peaceful upgrade.

Your thoughts?

More McAfee Tools to Help You

Community Help Hub

    New to the forums or need help finding your way around the forums? There's a whole hub of community resources to help you.

  • Find Forum FAQs
  • Learn How to Earn Badges
  • Ask for Help
Go to Community Help

Join the Community

    Thousands of customers use the McAfee Community for peer-to-peer and expert product support. Enjoy these benefits with a free membership:

  • Get helpful solutions from McAfee experts.
  • Stay connected to product conversations that matter to you.
  • Participate in product groups led by McAfee employees.
Join the Community
Join the Community