Enable automatic upgrades for the Skyline Collector.

If an update is available, the Skyline Collector supports the ability to upgrade automatically. Auto-Upgrade checks for and install updates to the Skyline Collector at a specific time and day of the week that you specify.

Prerequisites

The Skyline Collector must be able to receive update notifications from vapp-updates.vmware.com. For more details regarding networking requirements, see Networking Requirements

Procedure

  1. Toggle Enable Collector Auto-Upgrade to Yes . If you do not want to enable Auto-Upgrade, skip to the next step.
    1. Using the dropdown menu, pick a day of the week for the Skyline Collector to check for and install updates, if available.
    2. Using the dropdown menu, pick a time of the day for the Skyline Collector to check for and install updates, if available.
  2. To save your settings, click Set Upgrade Configuration.
  3. Click Continue.

Results

After each collector auto-upgrade, an email notification will be sent to the My VMware email address used during the initial configuration.