Restore DevTest form RHEL 6.x to RHEL 7.x

Document ID : KB000095700
Last Modified Date : 14/05/2018
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Introduction:
Disaster recovery scenario for DevTest versions 
Question:
We need to test a disaster recovery scenario, which includes restoring a DevTest 9.0 environment. Can this restoration be done to a RHEL 7.4 server if the backup was done from a RHEL 6.9 server? 
Environment:
All supported DevTest Environment. 
Answer:
Recommendations for restoration:
- It is possible to do the restoration from one machine to the other if the machine names are the same.
- Make sure you are on a supported DevTest  environment.  

Supported  versions of RHEL for DevTest: 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3, 6.5, 6.6, 7.1