Summary: Information about the Delivery Folder Migration Tool, a tool required during the process of importing applications into AIP Console from CAST Management Studio.
See Delivery Folder Migration Tool - Release Notes for more information.
The Delivery Folder Migration Tool is a tool that is required during the process of importing applications into AIP Console from CAST Management Studio.
CAST AIP Console uses a different format of Delivery folder (since version 1.13) than the format that is used in legacy deployments of CAST AIP using CAST Management Studio. Therefore, before an application can be imported into AIP Console, the files stored in the existing Delivery folder relative to the Applications to be imported, must be transformed into the format that the AIP Console can understand.
Therefore, this tool serves two purposes:
The following image shows the structure of the existing and AIP Console Delivery folder formats. In essence, the new format allows each Application to have a specific "plugins" folder, which in turn allows more flexibility with regard to the extensions that can be used with an Application: