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AVDF Upgrade Procedure from 12.2 to AVDF 20.6 (Doc ID 2856574.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Audit Vault and Database Firewall - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 This document provide steps to Upgrade AVDF from to 20.6 version with minimal downtime


Currently the scope of this document is limited to a specific customer case and not to be shared/used without approval from Development team.

Customer should file a pro-active SR prior to beginning this activity. And they should report via SR for any issues that may be encountered in this solution.


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In this Document
 1.Setup Pre-requisites
 4.Backup and restore steps for upgrading AVS
 4a.Validate and backup existing 12.2 AVS(BackupAVS)
4b.Create a new AVS(RestoreAVS) using backup taken from BackupAVS
 4c.Upgrade the RestoreAVS to 20.6
 4d.Patch BackupAVS and RestoreAVS-20.6

 5.Migration of Agents from 12.2 AVS (BackupAVS) to 20.6 (RestoreAVS)
 5a.Migrating agents that have network trail
 5b.Migrating agents that does not have network trail
 6.Post migration step on 20.6 AVS (RestoreAVS)
 7.Patches that needs to be applied

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