After you complete the upgrade of the management components of the virtual infrastructure layer in Region A and Region B, and you validate their operational state, remove the snapshots from the nodes.

About this task

Region

Folder

Role

Virtual Machine Name

Region A

sfo01-m01fd-mgmt

vCenter Server

sfo01m01vc01

sfo01-m01fd-mgmt

Platform Services Controller

sfo01m01psc01

sfo01-m01fd-mgmt

Platform Services Controller

sfo01w01psc01

sfo01-m01fd-bdcr

vSphere Replication

sfo01m01vrms01

sfo01-m01fd-bdcr

Site Recovery Manager

sfo01m01srm01

Region B

lax01-m01fd-mgmt

vCenter Server

lax01m01vc01

lax01-m01fd-mgmt

Platform Services Controller

lax01m01psc01

lax01-m01fd-mgmt

Platform Services Controller

lax01w01psc01

lax01-m01fd-bdcr

vSphere Replication

lax01m01vrms01

lax01-m01fd-bdcr

Site Recovery Manager

lax01m01srm01

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. From the Home menu of the vSphere Web Client, select VMs and Templates.
  3. In the Navigator, expand the sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local > sfo01-m01dc > sfo01-m01fd-mgmt tree.
  4. Right-click the sfo01m01vc01 virtual machine and select Snapshots > Delete All Snapshots.
  5. Click Yes in the confirmation dialog box.
  6. Repeat the procedure for the Management vCenter Server in Region B, the Platform Services Controller instances, vSphere Replication and Site Recovery Manager virtual machines in both regions.