Upgrading to VMware Identity Manager (Linux) describes how to upgrade the Linux-based VMware Identity Manager virtual appliance to version from earlier versions.

If you would prefer to do a fresh installation, see VMware Identity Manager Installation and Configuration (Linux) and Deploying VMware Identity Manager in the DMZ. Remember that a new installation does not preserve your existing configurations.

For information about upgrading VMware Identity Manager on Windows, see Upgrading to VMware Identity Manager for Windows

Intended Audience

This information is intended for anyone who installs, upgrades, and configures VMware Identity Manager. The information is written for experienced system administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology.

VMware Technical Publications Glossary

VMware Technical Publications provides a glossary of terms that might be unfamiliar to you. For definitions of terms as they are used in VMware technical documentation, go to http://www.vmware.com/support/pubs.