After you complete the upgrade of the vRealize Business for Cloud server virtual appliance, upgrade the region-specific vRealize Business data collector virtual appliances by using the appliance management interface.

Table 1. vRealize Business Data Collectors in the SDDC

Region

URL

Region A

https://sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local:5480

Region B

https://lax01vrbc01.lax01.rainpole.local:5480

You can update the two vRealize Business data collectors in Region A and Region B sequentially or in parallel.

Prerequisites

  • Mount the upgrade.iso file, vRealize-Business-for-Cloud-7.4.x.xxx-build_number-updaterepo.iso, on both the sfo01vrbc01 and lax01vrbc01 virtual appliances.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the appliance management interface of the vRealize Business for Cloud data collector virtual appliance.
    1. Open a browser and go https://sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local:5480.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User Name

      root

      Password

      vrb_collector_root_password

  2. Click the Update tab and click Settings.
  3. Under the Update Repository section, select the Use CD-ROM Updates radio button and click Save Settings.
  4. Click Status and click Check Updates to load the update from the upgrade .iso file.
  5. Verify that the update listed in Available Updates matches the version in this VMware Validated Design and click Install Updates.

    After a successful upgrade, the appliance automatically restarts.

  6. Repeat this step on the other vRealize Business data collector virtual appliance.

What to do next

Post-upgrade, verify that vRealize Business data collectors are operational.