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On-Premise Server Migration Tool for Worry-Free Business Security Services (WFBS-SVC)

    • Updated:
    • 14 Apr 2021
    • Product/Version:
    • Worry-Free Business Security Services 6.6
    • Platform:
    • N/A
Summary

Use the On-Premise Server Migration tool to migrate Security Agent and policy settings from an on-premises server (OfficeScan or Worry-Free Business Security) to the Worry-Free Services web console. For more details regarding the tool including the information for Apex One migration, refer to this link

The tool does not migrate the following settings:

  • Reports
  • Notifications
  • Logs
  • Messaging Security Agent
  • Trend Micro Security for Mac agent including its settings
  • Security Agent for MAC and agent settings
  • Security Agent console settings
Details
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Before performing migration, ensure that you turn off the Disable Security Agent upgrade and hot fix deployment setting on the source Security Server. Do the following:

  1. Log on to the source Security Server.
  2. Go to Devices > Select a group.
  3. Under Agent Privileges, go to the Update Privileges section, and make sure the Disable Security Agent and hot fix deployment checkbox is unticked.

    Disable Hotfix Deployment

  4. Click Save.
  1. Log on to the source Security Server.
  2. Go to Devices > Select a group.
  3. Check the status of the agents. It should be "Online".

    Agent Status

 
Take note that offline On-Premise agents will not be migrated. To troubleshoot the offline agent issue, go to Troubleshooting the Security Agent (SA) that appears offline.
 

Before using the migration tool, ensure that the licence is active, and not yet expired. The tool cannot perform migration if the license has expired. Follow the steps below to check the license status:

  1. Log on to the WFBS-SVC console.
  2. Go to Administration > License Information.
  3. Check if the license is still valid and active.

    License Information

  1. Log on to the WFBS-SVC console.
  2. Go to Administration > User Accounts.
  3. Check if your account role is an Administrator.

    Administrator Role

To add, modify or delete users account, refer to Managing user accounts in Worry-Free Business Security Services (WFBS-SVC).

 

If you are already logged in and you cannot see your account on the users, it means that you are the Master Administrator.

  • The user who created the CLP account will automatically be the Master Administrator
  • You cannot add another Master Administrator but you can replace the user by modifying its account information.
  • Only the Master Administrator can manage user accounts and switch to classic/advanced mode.

To verify if you are the Master Administrator, you can do the following:

  1. Logon to the Customer Licensing Portal.
  2. Go to Account Name > My account.
  3. Under Managed Services section, check your Worry-Free Business Security Services access privileges.

    Access Privilege

 
  1. On the Worry-Free Business Security Services web console, go to ADMINISTRATION > Tools.

  2. Under On-Premises Server Migration Tool, click the Download the Tool link.

    Click the image to enlarge.

  3. Copy the tool to the source Security Server computer.
  4. Double-click On-Premises Server Migration Tool.exe to start the tool.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to perform the migration. After migrating the settings, the Security Agents will perform an upgrade. WFBS-SVC cannot manage the Security Agents until the upgrade is completed.

For further information about the Server Migration Tool, refer to the following articles:

 
Duration of the migration process may depend on factors such as resource allocations and network/environment considerations.
 

If the migration process fails, kindly collect the wfbssvc_migration_toolkit.log located on %temp% and submit it to Trend Micro Technical Support for analysis.

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