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opsview4.6:upgrading_from_opsview3 [2014/09/09 12:19]
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  * The upgrade will not do a reload of Opsview configuration automatically - you need to do this after activation   * The upgrade will not do a reload of Opsview configuration automatically - you need to do this after activation
  * After the upgrade, Opsview will start monitoring with the previous configuration. Slaves will not be able to send results back to the master until an Opsview reload has been run   * After the upgrade, Opsview will start monitoring with the previous configuration. Slaves will not be able to send results back to the master until an Opsview reload has been run
-  * Opsview Web will not display any pages until [[opsview4.6:managing-your-entitlement|activation]] is complete+  * Opsview Web will not display any pages until [[opsview4.6:managing-your-subscription|activation]] is complete
  * After activation, you should initiate an Opsview reload. Connectivity to slaves will be re-established automatically   * After activation, you should initiate an Opsview reload. Connectivity to slaves will be re-established automatically
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If you are running a version of Opsview Community older than 3.20120424, then [[http://www.opsview.com/about-us/contact|contact us]] to help with upgrading. If you are running a version of Opsview Community older than 3.20120424, then [[http://www.opsview.com/about-us/contact|contact us]] to help with upgrading.
-==== You will need a valid Opsview Entitlement before you can upgrade ====+==== You will need a valid Opsview Subscription before you can upgrade ====
-To use Opsview 4 you will need a valid entitlement. You will receive your Entitlement ID (EID) from Opsview Ltd when you purchase your copy of the Opsview software. If you are an existing customer then you should speak to your account manager. Please read our [[opsview4.6:managing-your-entitlement|documentation]] on managing your Opsview Entitlement. +To use Opsview 4 you will need a valid software key. You will receive your software key from Opsview when you purchase your Opsview subscription.
-Please ensure that the features provided by your Opsview 4 entitlement match or exceed your current system, otherwise you will lose access to certain capabilities.+Please read our [[opsview4.6:managing-your-subscription|documentation]] on managing your Opsview subscription.
-|| **Feature** || **What will happen if you do not have an entitlement for a previously utilised feature** ||+Please ensure that the features provided by your Opsview 4 subscription match or exceed your current system, otherwise you will lose access to certain capabilities. 
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 +|| **Feature** || **What will happen if your subscription does not include a previously utilised feature** ||
|| Hosts Limit || Reload will fail with an error message || || Hosts Limit || Reload will fail with an error message ||
|| Data Warehouse || The hourly imports will be quietly suppressed. As long as the feature is enabled within the next 7 days, imports will run and the availability and performance data will catchup || || Data Warehouse || The hourly imports will be quietly suppressed. As long as the feature is enabled within the next 7 days, imports will run and the availability and performance data will catchup ||
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Opsview Web will be started, but all pages will link to the activation screen. Opsview Web will be started, but all pages will link to the activation screen.
-Now you must [[opsview4.6:managing-your-entitlement|activate your Opsview system]].+Now you must [[opsview4.6:managing-your-subscription|activate your Opsview system]].
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