Now available on the Tivoli Storage Manager wiki is a new article with practical scenarios for upgrading Tivoli Storage Manager servers from V5 to V6: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/community/wikis/home/wiki/Tivoli Storage Manager/page/Tivoli Storage Manager Upgrade Procedures from Version 5 to Version 6.3
In the recently published Tivoli Storage Manager wiki article, "Tivoli Storage Manager Upgrade Procedures from Version 5 to Version 6.3," learn more about the best techniques you can use to migrate from V5 to V6. There is also new information about when to use Butterfly services for migration, or, if some outage of backup services is acceptable, the best methods to use to upgrade V5 servers. Also included is information about the new capability to migrate a V5 server on AIX, HP-UX, or Solaris to a V6 server on Linux.
This article is intended for customers, consultants, IBM Business Partners, and IBM staff who are familiar with earlier releases of Tivoli Storage Manager and who want to learn about Version 6. Use this article with the product documentation and the readme files that are provided with the products.