The upgrade bundle is a zip file that contains required files to upgrade the necessary components of AppDefense. The upgrade bundle contains files required to upgrade AppDefense Plug-In, AppDefense Appliance, AppDefense Host Module, and AppDefense Guest Module. You can define your upgrade strategy using AppDefense Appliance Upgrade tab. You must upgrade as per the sequence given in this topic.
You must upgrade in the following sequence:
After the AppDefense Appliance upgrades and the services are up and running, AppDefense Plug-In is upgraded. You can verify the plug-in version on the AppDefense Appliance > Registration page.
The AppDefense Appliance > Upgrade page displays the version details under the Current Bundle Information section. For the upgraded appliance version, the corresponding versions that are available for the host module and guest module are displayed.
AppDefense Appliance and all services in the appliance can have a different version from the AppDefense Host Module and AppDefense Guest Module.
For example, AppDefense Appliance version 184.108.40.206 supports AppDefense Host Module version 220.127.116.11 and AppDefense Guest Module version 18.104.22.168.
If you upgrade vSphere, AppDefense continues to work normally.
You can download the upgrade bundles based on the configured connectivity.
|Plug-in Only (Non-SaaS)||For plug-in only, you can receive upgrade bundles by the following ways:
For details, refer to Download Appliance Upgrade Bundle.
|AppDefense Service (SaaS)||For SaaS, you can receive upgrade bundles by the following ways: