You can upgrade the Mirage Gateway server exporting the configuration settings from your current environment and importing them to your new environment by using the Mirage Gateway Web console. The file that you export is encrypted UU encoding technology.

Prerequisites

  • Verify that you upgraded the following Mirage components. See the VMware Mirage Administrator's Guide.

    • Mirage Management server

    • Mirage server

    • Mirage Web console

    • Mirage file portal

    • Mirage Management console

Procedure

  1. Navigate to https://MirageGWIPaddress:8443/WebConsole.

    MirageGWIPaddress is the IP address of the Mirage Gateway server.

  2. Export the Mirage Gateway configuration settings in a .enc file.
    1. Click Export Settings.
    2. Type a password for the .enc file.
    3. Click Submit.
    4. Select a location to save the .enc file.

      The file that you export is MirageGatewayConfig.enc.

  3. Deploy the new OVA.
  4. Navigate to https://MirageGWIPaddress:8443/WebConsole.

    MirageGWIPaddress is the IP address of the Mirage Gateway server.

  5. Click the Import Settings tab and select the MirageGatewayConfig.enc file.
  6. Type the password for the MirageGatewayConfig.enc file and click Submit.