2. Introduction

This chapter provides an overview of the prerequisites for upgrading the PxM Virtual Appliance.

2.1. Software download

To download the latest version of the PxM Platform software packages, go to the Osirium Software Releases page.

To download earlier versions of the PxM Platform software packages, go to the Historical Links for Upgrade Kits page.

2.2. Pre-upgrade tasks

Before upgrading your PxM Virtual Appliance:

  • If you use AD LDAPS configurations on your PxM Virtual Appliance, refer to the pre-upgrade checklist article, Active Directory authentication into the PxM Client, and follow the recommended steps according to your deployment.

  • Within the PxM Web Management Interface, disable all scheduled Regenerate Account Credentials for all devices tasks.

  • Create an up-to-date backup of your PxM Virtual Appliance.

    Note

    For more information, see Backup the PxM Virtual Appliance in the PxM Backup and Restore Guide.