This topic provides instructions for upgrading an agent or group of agents.


  1. Navigate to the vRealize Hyperic agent or group of agents.
  2. Click the Views tab.
  3. Click Agent Commands.
  4. Select the upgrade command.
  5. Click Execute.


  • The selected agent bundle is transferred from the Hyperic Server to the target agent(s).

  • The agent expands the bundle locally.

  • The agent updates the local bundle property.

  • The server restarts the agent.

  • The configuration settings in the file are preserved.