Use the checklist to track your work on the upgrade process.

Warning:

You must follow the prescribed order and upgrade the hosts, NSX Edge clusters, NSX Controller cluster, and Management plane.

Table 1. Upgrade to NSX-T 2.0

Task

Instructions

Review the known upgrade problems and workaround documented in the NSX-T release notes.

See the NSX-T Release Notes.

Prepare and update your infrastructure to meet the system configuration requirements.

See the system requirements section of the NSX-T Installation Guide.

Evaluate the operational impact of the upgrade.

See Operational Impact of the NSX-T Upgrade.

Verify that the NSX-T environment is in a healthy state.

See Verify the Current State of NSX-T.

Download the latest NSX-T upgrade bundle.

See Download the NSX-T Upgrade Bundle.

Configure the upgrade coordinator on an NSX Manager node.

See Verify Upgrade Coordinator Status .

Upload the upgrade bundle to the NSX Manager.

See Upload the Upgrade Bundle.

Upgrade the hosts.

See Configure and Upgrade Hosts .

Upgrade the NSX Edge cluster.

See Upgrade NSX Edge Clusters .

Upgrade the NSX Controller cluster.

See Upgrade NSX Controller Cluster.

Upgrade the Management plane.

See Upgrade Management Plane.

Perform post-upgrade tasks.

See Verify the Upgrade.

Troubleshoot upgrade errors.

See Troubleshoot a Failed Upgrade.