Follow the upgrade path and choose an upgrade method that is available for the currently installed VMware Cloud Director Availability version. Then choose a source repository for the upgrade files and upgrade each appliance in the cloud site, according to a specific order.
To upgrade to the latest version of VMware Cloud Director Availability in the cloud site, choose an upgrade method according to the currently installed version in the site.
|Current Version||Next Version||Available Upgrade Method|
|4.0.x or 4.1||4.2|
|3.0||4.0||You must upgrade only by using the command-line interface, see the legacy Command-Line Upgrading procedures.|
For more information, see the Upgrade Path of VMware Cloud Director Availability in the VMware Product Interoperability Matrix.
To upgrade to the latest version of VMware Cloud Director Availability, you can configure each appliance to download the upgrade files from one of the following source repositories.
|An ISO image||Use an upgrade ISO file mounted in the virtual appliance CD-ROM drive for environments where the network restricts the appliances online 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: