After the cloud site is upgraded, you can upgrade the on-premises appliance. Follow the upgrade path and use an upgrade method according to the current VMware Cloud Director Availability version. Then select a source repository for the upgrade files and upgrade the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance.
To upgrade to the latest version of the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance, use the following upgrade methods, according to the currently installed version.
|Current Version||Next Version||Upgrade Method|
|3.0||4.0||You must upgrade only by using the command-line interface, see the legacy Command-Line Upgrading On-Premises procedures.|
For more information, see the Upgrade Path of the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance in the VMware Product Interoperability Matrix.
Selecting an Upgrade Repository
To upgrade VMware Cloud Director Availability on-premises, you can configure the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance to download the upgrade files from the following source repositories.
|An ISO image||Use an upgrade ISO file mounted in the virtual appliance CD-ROM drive for environments without an external Internet access.|
|A specified repository||To upgrade multiple appliances or when the appliances are deployed in different datastores, specify a repository as a content source: