Migrating from v2018 to v10 on a different form factor
Migrate an API Connect v2018 deployment to a different form factor on v10. For example, migrate v2018 on Kubernetes to v10 on OpenShift.
Use the v2018 to v10 form factor migration process in the following circumstances:
- You want to change the deployment form factor, for example, moving from v2018 on OVA to v10 on OpenShift.
- You are on an old version of API Connect and are unable or prefer not to upgrade to the latest v2018 fix pack to do in-place upgrade. Form factor migration to v10 is supported for v2018 releases back to v2018.4.1 Fixpack 13.
- You are unable to upgrade your v2018 platform (OpenShift or Kubernetes) source environment to a version that supports v10.
- You want to change your API Connect endpoint URLs, but
want to stay on the same form factor, for example, changing the portal web endpoint from
If you do not want to change your deployment form factor and do not want to change your endpoint URLs, then the in-place upgrade is the simplest method to move to v10. See the upgrade documentation corresponding to your platform:
Complete the following tasks to migrate your v2018 API Connect deployment to a different form factor on v10: