1) you don't mention any NW versions here, but basically what you
suggest sounds fine. Renamign a server is simple; once you have ensured
all trace of the old server A is out of the tree (eg license objects,
volumes, etc) simply change the server name in autoexec.ncf and reboot.
Once up you can manually rename the volume objects to match.

2) you must apply nw6sp5 before starting the upgrade.
Andrew C Taubman
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