Transitioning from Red Hat Satellite 5 to Red Hat Satellite 6

Red Hat Satellite 6.5-beta

Supporting transition from Satellite 5 to Satellite 6

Red Hat Satellite Documentation Team

Abstract

This document describes how to perform a transition of an existing Satellite 5.6 or 5.7 Server to a new Satellite 6 Server. It describes the necessary preparations and prerequisites, the bootstrap script, which is used for the migration of clients, and how to retire the old Satellite 5.6 or 5.7 deployment after the transition is finished.