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How to Replicate Data Between BCC/CA, CSC, ATG Search, or ATG Service Environments (Doc ID 1037935.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 28, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Platform - Version 2007.1 and later
Oracle Commerce Service Center - Version 2007.1 and later
Oracle ATG Web Knowledge Manager - Version 2007.1 and later
Oracle ATG Web Commerce Search - Version 2007.1 to [Release 2007 to 10]
Oracle ATG Web Knowledge Manager Self-Service - Version 2007.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This article describes how to copy ATG data from one environment to another.

If you are not copying ATG Service data, you may also want to check the following article.
Note 1372553.1 - Copy Repository From One Environment to Another Using the exportRepository/importRepository Scripts

This documentation is provided solely as an added benefit to customers.  The procedures have not been certified by Oracle and are not included as part of our standard support and maintenance.  Oracle recommends engaging Consulting to assist with the procedures described in this solution.  Should you encounter any problems or need in-depth assistance, please contact Oracle Consulting. This article does not contain any documentation for ATG's software warranty purposes.


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In this Document
 1. Back up the target environment
 What is the Virtual File System and how do I back it up?
 2. Preserve data in the target environment that you want or need later
 Search Project Configuration
 Content Admin Site Configuration
 Distributed Caching
 3. Check the health of production environment, and shut it down if you can
 4. Export and import the database
 5. Restore versioned files
 6. Modify environment-specific Database records
 A. Agent (Versioned) Schema
 B. Admin (Un-versioned) Schema
 7. Clear Search Index Files and Routing Tables
 Delete Old Index Files
 Clear the Search Routing Tables
 Re-Import Essential Search Data
 8. Reconfigure BCC / Content Administration and Run a Full Deployment
 Disable RecurringDeploymentService
 Reconfigure CA Target Site and Run a Full Deployment
 9. Reconfigure ATG Search and Run a Full Index
 Reconfigure ATG Search Projects and Build Full Index
 10. Start Sever Instances in Target Environment
 What this document does not cover

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