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vSphere 6 Lab Upgrade – vCenter Orchestrator to vRealize Orchestrator

| 02/04/2015 | Tags: , ,

vsphere logoI tested vSphere 6 quite intensively when it was in beta, but I didn’t ever upgrade my lab – basically because I need a stable environment to work on and I wasn’t sure that I could maintain that with the beta.

Now 6 has been GA a while and I have a little bit of time, I have begun the lab upgrade process. You can see a bit more about my lab hardware over on my lab page.

Upgrading the vCenter Orchestrator Appliance

Upgrading the vCenter Orchestrator Appliance is child’s play – just log onto the admin interface at https://vco.fqdn.com:5480 using the root credentials.

Select the update tab, then click “Check Updates”. You should see appliance version 6.0.1 available, then click Install Updates

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Accept the EULA and then confirm the update

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Sit back, relax and wait while the upgrade package downloads and the appliance upgrades

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Reboot when prompted

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Once the reboot is completed, you have your newly upgraded vRealize Orchestrator Appliance!

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