You can upgrade agents directly from the vRealize Hyperic user interface.

Procedure

  1. On the Views tab for a vRealize Hyperic agent or group of agents, select upgrade from the drop-down menu.
  2. Select the relevant agent bundle and click Execute.

Results

  1. The agent bundle is transferred from the vRealize Hyperic server to the target agent or agents.

  2. The agent expands the bundle locally.

  3. The agent updates the local bundle property.

  4. The server restarts the agent.

The configuration properties in the agent's /conf/agent.properties file are preserved.