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LVM Provisioning Template - Rename

Official Product Documentation: System Rename Template Steps

The following template steps are executed during system rename with SAP NetWeaver Landscape Virtualization Management

Template stepDescriptionDependent stepsTable properties
Create Computer System ConfigCreates a configuration for the new host in landscape virtualization management (LVM).None
Create System ConfigCreates a configuration for the new system in LVM.
Stop SAP InstanceStops source SAP instance.
Stop DatabaseStops source database instance.
Stop SAP InstanceStops source central SAP instance.
Prepare DatabasePrepares source database for system rename
Finalize DatabaseThis operation will do necessary postprocessing steps after rename of DB.
Unprepare SAP InstanceUnprepares a SAP instance
Unprepare DBUnprepares a database instance
Unprepare SAP InstanceUnprepares SAP Central instance
Remove FirewallThis operation will remove the firewall rule from the target host
Clear CacheClears cache of the operation system on the host.
Prepare SAP Instance

Prepares target SAP instance for system rename - Activates virtual hostname on a host, checks the status of instance and diagnostics agents

Prepare DBPrepares target database for system rename
Prepare SAP InstancePrepares target SAP  central instance for system rename - Activates virtual hostname on a host, checks the status of instance and diagnostics agents
System FencingModifys firewall rules in IP tables of the operating system (OS) to ensure system is fenced and decoupled from the network.
Create UsersCreates all needed users for OS access to new system. They can be created in LDAP or locally.
Change Profile PCA EnableAdds parameters and values to the profile. So the post-copy automation operation will be enabled.
ExecuteOperation/Host_AgentExecutes specified hook.
SAPINST renameCalls Software Provisioning Manager tool to perform rename it to a new one called target system and changes the files ownership to target user in target host.
ExecuteOperation/Host_AgentExecutes specified hook.
System FencingRestores back the original rules in IP tables of the operating system to allow access to the network again after the new system was created with different name and hosts.
Start DatabaseStarts the database of the new system
Start SAP Instance (central)Starts SAP central instance of the new system.
Start SAP InstanceStarts SAP instance of the new system and must be executed for each application server instance.
Remove DirectoryClears files and directories created from Software Provisioning Manager.
Post System Copy AutomationRuns post-copy automation to perform initial setup of the new system. Applicable only for NetWeaver ABAP system.
Java Post System Copy AutomationRuns post-copy automation to perform initial setup of the new system. Applicable only for NetWeaver Java system.
Change Profile PCA RevertRemoves changes in profile files made from step “Change Profile PCA Enable”  or set the default values to the parameter in profile
Activate SystemPerforms final enablement of system to be ready for monitoring in LVM.
Delete Service ConfigRemoves old service configuration in LVM
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