How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 4

By |2016-10-26T12:43:01+01:00March 31st, 2016|VMware, vRealize|

Read the previous other post  if needed How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 1 How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 2 How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 3 Make sure you downloaded the PAK files from VMware site first to proceed. vApp clusters The vApp cluster requires the deployment of the OS upgrade and the product upgrade .pak files. For an OS upgrade, the file is: vRealize_Operations_Manager-VA-OS-xxx.pak For the product upgrade of vApp clusters, the file is: vRealize_Operations_Manager-VA-xxx.pak More information can be found [...]

How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 3

By |2016-10-26T12:43:01+01:00March 30th, 2016|VMware, vRealize|

Read my other 2 post how to deploy and setup vROM How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 1 How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 2 Now we can start the migration. On the First Page you can now select if it’s a new environment or a migration. The migration will be next to each other so the old and the new appliance will keep collecting data until you decide your migration is successful.  If not just start over. So Select Import Environment and click Next. Accept [...]

How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 2

By |2016-10-26T12:43:01+01:00March 29th, 2016|VMware, vRealize|

Make sure you follow my previous post of how to deploy the vRealize Operations Manager Appliance 6.x So once you deployed the appliance and powered it on(wait enough time to let it start), you can now navigate to the appliance using your favorite browser. I used google chrome. Open your browser windows and type in the URL/ip of the appliance https://<> If this is your first appliance you can choose either Express installation or new Installation. For the migration you will need to choose new Installation. If you have very large productions sites or multiple datacenters sites, you can expand [...]

How to upgrade vCenter Operations Manager 5.8 to vRealize operations manager 6.2 part 1

By |2016-10-26T12:43:01+01:00March 14th, 2016|VMware, vRealize|

When you need to upgrade your vCenter Operations manager 5.8, you will need an additional step. First you need to upgrade to vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 and then do an upgrade to 6.2 version. So In part one I’ll go through the deployment of the appliance, part 2 the initial setup, part 3 the migration of 5.8 to 6.0 and finally part 4 upgrade to 6.2 version of vRealize Operations manager. Part 1: Deploy vRealize operations manager 6.x Start by deploying the vRealize Operations manager appliance. Right click on your cluster/host where you want to deploy and select “Deploy OVF [...]

Upgrade vCenter operations manager to vRealize operations manager (vCops 2 vRops)

By |2016-10-26T12:43:02+01:00April 11th, 2015|Vmware, vRealize|

How to upgrade your vCops to vRops When you are still running vCOPS 5.8 then at some point you will need to upgrade to vRealize operations manager 6.  Here is how you do it. first download your ova file from vmware and then deploy the OVA file.  First you will have to accept the "end user License Agreement" and in the next step you can select a name and datacenter you want to deploy in. I left the name as default but maybe you want to give it another name thats up to you to decide. Then you need to [...]