You can migrate your data from vCloud Automation Center 5.2.1 or 5.2.2 to vCloud Automation Center 6.1.

The following high-level overview shows the steps required to migrate to vCloud Automation Center 6.1.

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Read Migrating to vCloud Automation Center 6.1 for important information about processes and prerequisites.

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Verify that the Identity Appliance and Windows IaaS servers belong to the same domain as the source vCloud Automation Center system servers or to a domain with identical domain trusts to the source system servers.

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Install vCloud Automation Center 6.1. Depending on your deployment type, see Minimal Deployment or Distributed Deployment. As you install, note the following configurations required for migration:

Join your Identity Appliance to your Native Active Directory domain. See Configure the Identity Appliance.

Verify that the names of Distributed Execution Orchestrators and Distributed Execution Workers for vCloud Automation Center 6.1 exactly match the names you used in your vCloud Automation Center 5.2.1 or 5.2.2 deployment. See Install the Distributed Execution Managers.

Verify that agent and proxy agent names for vCloud Automation Center 6.1 exactly match the names you used in your vCloud Automation Center 5.2.1 or 5.2.2 deployment. See Installing Agents.

Configure the default tenant ID store for Native Active Directory. See Configure a Native Active Directory Identity Store.

You must appoint one or more users to the administrative roles. Groups are not supported for migration. See Appoint Administrators.

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Migrate your vCloud Automation Center 5.2.1 or 5.2.2 deployment to vCloud Automation Center 6.1 using the migration tool. See Migrating to vCloud Automation Center 6.1.