You upgrade each management products of the SDDC to a specific version according to the software bill of materials of this validated design.

Table 1. Upgrade from VMware Validated Design for Software-Defined Data Center 4.0 to VMware Validated Design for Software-Defined Data Center 4.1

SDDC Layer

Product Name

Product Version in VMware Validated Design 4.0

Product Version in VMware Validated Design 4.1

Operation Type

Cloud Management

vRealize Automation

7.2

7.3

Upgrade

vRealize Orchestrator (Deprecated)

7.2

7.3

Upgrade

vRealize Business

7.2

7.3.1

Upgrade

Operations Management

vRealize Operations Manager

6.4

6.6.1

Upgrade

vRealize Log Insight

4.0

4.5

Upgrade

Virtual Infrastructure

NSX for vSphere

6.3.1

6.3.3

Upgrade

vCenter Server

6.5 a

6.5 Update 1

Upgrade

Platform Services Controller

6.5 a

6.5 Update 1

Upgrade

Update Manager Download Service

6.5 a

6.5 Update 1

Update

ESXi

6.5 a

6.5 Update 1

Upgrade

vSAN

6.5

6.6.1

Upgrade

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Site Recovery Manager

6.5

6.5.1

Update

vSphere Replication

6.5

6.5.1

Update

vSphere Data Protection

6.1.3

6.1.4

Update

For information about the software components that are available in VMware Validated Design 4.0 and VMware Validated Design 4.1, see VMware Validated Design Release Notes.