we are about to migrate Confluence to another server. The two servers have different versions (see below). Should we expect some difficulties with importing a Confluence backup which was exported from an older version? Should we update Confluence on the old server first? What would be your migration strategy in this case?
Confluence version old server: 5.8.14
Confluence version new server: 6.1.2
Thank you very much!
do you want to export single spaces and import them to the newer version or do you want to move the whole installation to a new hardware server and keep all the settings from the old server and overwrite therefore all the settings in the new one?
If you want to move the whole server and overwrite all the settings from the newer one, look at this page:
If you just want to export and import spaces, you can check, if it is possible to import the older space. This is described here:
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