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Copy SSIS packages from MS SQL SERVER 2008 R2

Copy SSIS packages from SQL Server 2008 R2 to another SQL Server 2008 First day at the new job I was asked if I knew anything about moving SSIS packages from one server to another server. The developer/dbo was dreading having to manually download and deploy the SSIS packages from the old server to the new server.

I quickly started looking for an automated, scripted solution and came across this stackoverflow post that was asking nearly the exact same question.  The only real difference was the original question was asking about  moving where as we needed to copy. (moving meant removing from old server as we nearly found out the hard way).

Below is the sql code from that post that I decided to group together on my github for sharing and for later use which by the way, I ended up reusing. I think making this into a stored procedure with a few more bells and whistles might come in handy. 
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