If I'm moving NPM from one server to another, do I need to do the license reset before starting? Will the old server need to be shut down before doing the request? Or can the old server stay running until the new server is ready to start running?
Surely- the license is perpetual, but if out of maintenance it's tied to the last version released while you were under maintenance. Here's a KB on how to use license manager:
You will need a license reset. The old server will can still be running. There are more detailed steps listed here http://www.solarwinds.com/support/Orion/docs/OrionServerMigration.pdf
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