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Migration and upgrades

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Migration and upgrades

Hardware and software upgrade information

Upgrade planning checklists

IBM i Information

Upgrade checklist

Aids for upgrade and migration

For more information about the tool, visit IBM Pre-upgrade Verification tool for IBM i website.

Hardware upgrade information

IBM i 7.5 Load source upgrade

IBM i 7.2 Load source upgrade

Data migration

Additional information

The ESS web site allows you to register and administer customer numbers associated with your software products and software maintenance products associated to your hardware serial numbers. Documentation shipped with your IBM i software order will provide you with the information required to register at the ESS web site and overview available support. Once registered, the following ESS applications provide functional support for you to access and manage the software products you have licensed from IBM: software entitlements, software keys, software release upgrade, electronic software download, and software maintenance inventory.

Network install using Network File system (NFS)


Additional resources

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Document Information

Modified date:
28 April 2022