Upgrading the PxM Virtual Appliance

This section covers:

Overview

This document provides instructions on how to upgrade the PxM Virtual Appliance to the latest release version.

The upgrade process will upgrade all of the components including the operating system, third party packages and PxM Virtual Appliance software during the upgrade process.

Pre-upgrade tasks

Before upgrading your PxM Virtual Appliance:

  • If you are using an existing AD LDAPS configurations refer to the pre-upgrade checklist article and follow the recommended steps according to your deployment.

  • Within the Web Management Interface:

    • Disable all scheduled Regenerate Account Credentials for all devices tasks.
    • Enable the osirium_support account
  • Take a virtual level backup.

  • Run PxM's own backup task.

Supporting documentation

Further information relating to the PxM Platform can be found here.