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Migrating from DPM 2007 to DPM 2010
Here are the steps that the tool recommends after answering the series of questions:
Upgrade to DPM 2007 SP1 ( http://support.microsoft.com/kb/959605 )
(mandatory) and install the latest rollup package ( http://support.
microsoft.com/kb/979970 ) (optional).
Close the DPM administrator console and DPM Management Shell if opened.
Launch the DPM 2010 RTM retail setup and proceed by clicking on Install
Complete the installation wizard and restart the computer to complete the
Upgrade agents on production servers.
NOTE : If rollup KB976542 (version 2.0.8861.0) or the latter is
installed, you can upgrade the agent from the DPM Administrator
Console. If this rollup is not installed, you should upgrade the agents
manually by running the DPMAgentInstaller .
Run a consistency check for all the protected datasources.
Uninstall DPM 2007 SQL instance (optional) if there are no issues after the
upgrade. However, if you're looking to downgrade then DPM 2007 DPMDB
Depending on the state of your current DPM and the server it is installed on you
may need to do some pre-work. You need to make sure your server, DPM, and SQL
are fully patched and up-to-date before you can upgrade. You will need to check
the following requirements and recommendations on your current DPM 2007 server
before you can run the upgrade:
You need to make sure your DPM 2007 server is service pack 1.
To check your DPM service pack level, open the DPM administrator console
and click on the icon in the upper-right hand corner, as shown: