02-22-2013 06:22 AM
I am desperatelly looking for the BlackBerry Enterprise Server Migration Kit, which is suppose to be available through the BlackBerry Expert Support Center. But I just can't find it. Any hints by chance?
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02-22-2013 06:25 AM
02-22-2013 06:29 AM
The idea is to move the bes from one host to another, and the documentation I found which is basically want to do is described in the following Kb doc:
You are saying that I can just install a trial license (instead of requesting a new 90 days temporary SRP)? I need to move 40 CALs
02-22-2013 10:14 AM
what version BES?
Keep in mind that the netbios name of the server usually is the BlackBerry Domain Name/instance (not the actual domain name) This name needs to stay the same. The windows name can change with out issue.
If going to SQL or express:
Download and install MS SQL Server 2005 Express if needed.
Download and install MS SQL Server Management Studio Express
Enable named pipes and TCP/IP in SQL express.
Perform a Knife-edge cutover
If users can not surf the internet then do this.
Extra permissions info for BESAdmin account for reference.
If you are on 2007 just install the CDO 1.2.1 from here instead of ESM 2003 tools.
My knife edge notes here when I did it. I keep a old server loaded and ready but powered off now.
in case you make a new BlackBerry domain