You can automatically upgrade a cluster to vRealize Log Insight 3.0.

About this task

Upgrading vRealize Log Insight 2.5 to 3.0 must be done from the master node's FQDN. Upgrading using the Integrated Load Balancer IP address is not supported.

Prerequisites

  • Verify you are upgrading from vRealize Log Insight 2.5 to 3.0. See vRealize Log Insight Upgrade Path.

  • Create a snapshot or backup copy of the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance.

  • Obtain a copy of the vRealize Log Insight 3.0 upgrade bundle .pak file.

  • Verify that you are logged in to the vRealize Log Insight Web user interface as a user with the Edit Admin permission. The URL format is https://log-insight-host, where log-insight-host is the IP address or host name of the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance.

Procedure

  1. Click the configuration drop-down menu icon and select Administration.
  2. Under Management, click Appliance.
  3. Click Upgrade from PAK to upload the .pak file.
  4. Accept the new EULA to complete the upgrade procedure.

What to do next

After the master node upgrade process is complete, you can view the remaining upgrade process which is automatic.

Check for the email sent to the Admin to confirm the upgrade completed successfully.