Deployment Solution 6.9 is a standalone product and is not designed to be integrated with a centralized management system. However, Deployment Solution 7.I SP1 is integrated with Symantec Management Platform, which has centralized management capabilities. Deployment Solution 7.I SP1 supports most of the functionalities of Deployment Solution 6.9. You can manually recreate the supported functionalities.
Table: Process for migrating from Deployment Solution 6.9 to 7.1 SP1