Before you begin the upgrade process, download the correct NSX Intelligence upgrade bundle version to use. The upgrade bundle contains all the files to upgrade your currently installed NSX Intelligence appliance.


  1. Locate the NSX Intelligence build on the VMware download portal.
  2. Navigate to the upgrade bundle file location.
  3. Verify that the upgrade bundle filename extension ends with .nub.
    The upgrade bundle filename has the following format VMware-NSX-intelligence-appliance- bundleReleaseNumber. NSXIntelligenceBuildNumber .nub. For example, VMware-NSX-intelligence-appliance-
  4. Download the NSX Intelligence upgrade bundle to a local web server that is accessible by the NSX Intelligence appliance.

What to do next

Proceed to installing the upgrade bundle to your current NSX Intelligence installation. See Upgrade the NSX Intelligence Appliance.