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IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) and IBM Business Automation Workflow (BAW) runtime migration support

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How to migrate or upgrade from different versions of BPM or BAW?


Follow the migration procedure to move from Business Process Manager Advanced or Business Process Manager Standard earlier than v8.5. Follow the upgrade procedure to move from BPM 8.5.x to BPM 8.6 or BAW.

Migrating from WebSphere®Process Server V7.0.x to IBM Business Automation Workflow is not supported. Migrate to Business Process Manager V8.6 cumulative fix 2018.03, then install the latest cumulative fix. 

Key Value Description
FixPack Upgrade - In place Fixpack upgrade to latest current available version of the existing installation and profiles
Refresh Pack Upgrade - In place upgrade tools are available to latest Refresh Pack upgrade the existing installation and profiles.
Migration - Side-by-side migration requires the installation of the new product in a separate directory.
Migration tools are available to migrate the configuration to the new version.

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Modified date:
12 December 2019