You can upgrade your virtual appliance from one version to the latest version of vRealize Business for Cloud without redeploying the virtual appliance.

Table 1. Upgrade Scenarios


Tasks to perform

If you are using a 7.x.x version

Perform one of the following procedure to upgrade.

If you are using a 6.x.x version

Perform the steps provided at Upgrade from 6.2.3 to vRealize Business for Cloud 7.x.x.


After you upgrade, the cost trend of demand analysis and its details are lost. Also, the Demand Analysis option is renamed to Consumption Analysis with additional features.