SSH Tectia

Upgrading Management Agents Remotely

After the initial deployment, the Management Agents (also on Windows) can be upgraded to a newer version remotely on the Management Agent jobs page. To access this page, click Software → Management Agent on the menu.

To upgrade Management Agents remotely:

  1. Click Software → Management Agent on the menu.

  2. On the Management Agent jobs page, click the Install button.

  3. Select the host group to be upgraded and select the Management Agent version to be installed. Click Install to start the upgrade.

    Upgrading Management Agents

    Figure 4.3. Upgrading Management Agents

  4. A list of hosts in the selected host group is shown, and you can exclude individual hosts from the installation job.

    Click Yes to confirm the installation.

When a Management Agent is being upgraded from an earlier version, the installation program will shut down any existing Management Agent processes and uninstall earlier versions of the Management Agent before proceeding with the installation.

The progress of the upgrade can be viewed on the Management Agent jobs page. Click the Running tab to view the installation jobs in progress. Click the Finished tab to view the completed jobs.