If you had vRealize Operations in your pre-upgrade environment, you must upgrade it.


Download the vRealize Operations upgrade bundle. See Download Bundles.


  1. Navigate to the Updates/Patches tab of the management domain.
  2. Run the upgrade precheck. See Perform Update Precheck.
  3. In the Available Updates section, click Update Now or Schedule Update next to the vRealize Operations bundle.
  4. If you selected Schedule Update, select the date and time for the bundle to be applied.
    After the upgrade is completed, a green bar with a check mark is displayed.
  5. Click Finish.

What to do next

  1. Delete VM snapshots from the management vCenter Server.
    1. Log in to the management vCenter Server.
    2. Select the vRealize Operations VM and click Actions > Manage Snapshots.
    3. Delete the snapshots created during the upgrade.
  2. Upgrade vRealize Automation or continue upgrading the management domain. See Upgrade the Management Domain to VMware Cloud Foundation 4.2.