Migrating from 6.x to 8.x
02-07-2019 11:19 AM
upgradingWe are planning to migrate about 500 AP's from an older 3600 based 6.x based deployment to a new 8.x deployment that has already been configured and tested. We have several questions...
- If the old group is not on the new system, will the AP's move to the default group?
- From a firmware upgrade point of view, how many AP's can simultaneously download firmware, and how long will it take. Should we move 20-40 at a time, or just dump them all. Is there a Que
- Obviously, we cannot preload the v8 firmware on the AP's from the old controllers first, or is there a way to do this even though the 3600 cannot run the 8 code.
Re: Migrating from 6.x to 8.x
02-07-2019 02:01 PM - edited 02-07-2019 02:02 PM
APs without group define will show up with flag G “no such group”, not default.
If you have multiple AP groups with different AP system profile, you can move one AP group at a time by changing LMS-IP in AP system profile of 3600 to the new VIP of MD