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cloudappliance/1906/upgrade-guide [2019_09_12 14:25]
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cloudappliance/1906/upgrade-guide [2019_09_18 14:20]
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 ===== File Fabric Upgrade To v1906 ===== ===== File Fabric Upgrade To v1906 =====
-latest update: September ​12, 2019+ 
 +See also [[:​cloudappliance/​applupdatev1906|Release Notes v1906.]] 
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 +latest update: September ​18, 2019
  
 The SME Enterprise File Fabric platform is shipped as a virtual appliance, this makes it easy to deploy. The new generation of Enterprise File Fabric has a more comprehensive way to upgrade. ​ Upgrades from v10.x SME appliance or later are accomplished in-place, without the need to redeploy and migrate to a new virtual machine. ​ The SME Enterprise File Fabric platform is shipped as a virtual appliance, this makes it easy to deploy. The new generation of Enterprise File Fabric has a more comprehensive way to upgrade. ​ Upgrades from v10.x SME appliance or later are accomplished in-place, without the need to redeploy and migrate to a new virtual machine. ​
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 Ensure the following prerequisites are met before beginning an upgrade: Ensure the following prerequisites are met before beginning an upgrade:
  
-  * You have the new style SME File Fabric Appliance ​licence+  * You have the new style SME File Fabric Appliance ​license
   * SME version 10.0.X, 1705.X, 1712.X, 1808.X is installed and functional   * SME version 10.0.X, 1705.X, 1712.X, 1808.X is installed and functional
   * Public internet access for download patches   * Public internet access for download patches
   * A complete backup / snapshot has been done of both the system and the database   * A complete backup / snapshot has been done of both the system and the database
  
 +<WRAP center round important 100%>
 The File Fabric'​s license format changed in v1901. Contact Support [[support@storagemadeeasy.com]] to obtain a new license key. The File Fabric'​s license format changed in v1901. Contact Support [[support@storagemadeeasy.com]] to obtain a new license key.
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 +If you use the File Fabric'​s Cloud FTP or Cloud SFTP protocol converter, your license key should allow access using the name "​localhost"​ in addition to the FQDN that users use to access the File Fabric. ​ If it does not then please contact support to get a new key before upgrading from a version older than v1901 or installing v1901 or v1906.
 +</​WRAP>​
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 Verify storage providers have a valid certificates (especially when upgrading from 10.x or 1705). See [[cloudproviders:​certificates]] for more information. Verify storage providers have a valid certificates (especially when upgrading from 10.x or 1705). See [[cloudproviders:​certificates]] for more information.
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 === Upgrade === === Upgrade ===
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-<WRAP center round important 100%> 
-Before proceeding with the upgrade, you  will require access to SME's Early Access Repository. Please contact support for this.  
-</​WRAP>​