You can upgrade your VMware Identity Manager Connector instance online.



  1. Log in to the connector appliance as the root user.
  2. Run the following command.
    /usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn updateinstaller
  3. Run the following command to check that on online upgrade exists.
    /usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn check
  4. Run the following command to update the appliance.
    /usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn update

    Messages that occur during the upgrade are saved to the update.log file at /opt/vmware/var/log/update.log.

  5. Run the updatemgr.hzn check command again to verify that a newer update does not exist.
    /usr/local/horizon/update/updatemgr.hzn check
  6. Check the version of the upgraded appliance.
    vamicli version --appliance

    The new version is displayed.

  7. Restart the connector appliance.


  8. Repeat the preceding steps for each connector appliance in your VMware Identity Manager deployment.


The connector upgrade is complete.