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Webcast replay: IBM Business Process Manager and WebSphere Lombardi Edition - Understanding the Effects of Migrating Snapshots with In-Flight Instances



This presentation covers migrating instances in IBM Business Process Manager V7.5.1 and WebSphere Lombardi Edition V7.2. The session examines several scenarios and outlines best practices for migrating and testing snapshots and in-flight instances.

Level of Difficulty: Advanced

Presenter(s): Mark Filley

Date: 24 May 2012


This presentation discusses migrating instances with the BPM product. This covers some of the ways instances may fail after migrating to a new snapshot. These details are in the linked presentation. After migrating instances some may fail or become stuck. The best way to solve this is to use the MoveToken REST API command.

See this blog entry about moving tokens.


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The following two files provide a working example that the audience can test on their own after listening to this webcast. TWX files are application exports from Business Process Manager. These files were created using WebSphere Lombardi Edition V7.1, which can be imported by versions up to and including Business Process Manager V8.0.

WSTE - Instance Migation - main bpd - half done.twxWSTE - Instance Migation - main bpd - half done.twx
WSTE - Instance Migation - almost done.twxWSTE - Instance Migation - almost done.twx

Document information

More support for: IBM Business Process Manager Standard
Application Deployment

Software version: 7.5,, 7.5.1

Operating system(s): AIX, Linux, Solaris, Windows

Reference #: 7025165

Modified date: 24 May 2012

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