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Upgrade to BES5 - new licence key?

Hi, we currently have BES4 on a server which we're getting rid of, the idea being to put BES 5 on a new server. We got an e-mail saying 'Click here for the software and licence', which we did, and got the software, however there was no sign of anywhere to go for a license key. Are we supposed to use the old BES4 one, or os there something missing from our link?

 

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Re: Upgrade to BES5 - new licence key?

If on T support, you should be able to use your current SRP and CALs.

 

Since BES 5.0 is so different, I would set it up all on its own and once tested and running, use transporter to move users over which will not require any activation.

 

 

KB17538 - What is the BlackBerry Enterprise Transporter

 

Here is most of the documentation you need will to install and administer the BB 5.0 server:

 

Server 5.0 Upgrade Paths:

http://na.blackberry.com/eng/services/server/upgradepath.jsp

 

Server 5.0 Intsallation Support:

http://na.blackberry.com/eng/support/software/serverinstall.jsp

 

 

Server 5.0 Upgarde guide:

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/admin/deliverables/7315/index.jsp?name=BlackBerry%20Enterprise%20Serve...=

 

BlackBerry Enterprise Server Resource Kit Docs and Files

https://www.blackberry.com/Downloads/entry.do?code=D736BB10D83A904AEFC1D6CE93DC54B8

 

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/admin/subcategories/?userType=2&category=BlackBerry%20Enterprise%20Ser...

 

Server 5.0 Admin Tutorial:

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/admin/deliverables/7466/flash_start.html

 

All Server guides:

http://docs.blackberry.com/en/admin/?userType=2

 




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