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Migrating your database by using BMC BladeLogic Data Migration Manager

To migrate your database, you prepare for the database upgrade and then launch BMC BladeLogic Data Migration Manager for the core BMC Server Automation database. Migration steps depend on the database type. The following topics provide instructions:

  • Migrating an Oracle database


    While upgrading from a previous version to BMC Server Automation 8.5, ensure that the BMC Server Automation user is granted the DBMS_LOCK privilege. This privilege is required for carrying out a handshake between BMC Server Automation database and the BMC BladeLogic Decision Support for Server Automation ETL during database clean up. You can use the SYS user to grant the DBMS_LOCK privilege by entering the following command:


  • Migrating an SQL database
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