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HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?

Pok
Occasional Visitor

HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?

I have HP OEM ESXi 5.0 installed. I want to upgrade/patch to ESXi 5.1. Can someone explain to me what are the requied steps? Do i need to download the HP OEM ESXi 5.1 and resintall the entire system?

 

ps: I need the manual steps as I have vCenter Appliance, ie: I don't have Update Manager :(

 

TIA

5 REPLIES
Pok
Occasional Visitor

Re: HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?

Sorry, I meant patch to 5.0 U1

Jan Soska
Honored Contributor

Re: HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?

Hello, easiest way is to use Update Manager, you can install on another Win server and use together with vCenter Appliance...

 

Jan

Pok
Occasional Visitor

Re: HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?

My preference is not to have another server.

 

I downloaded the HP 5.0U1 from VMWare OEM section. Anyone knows what is the next step?

 

TIA

Jan Soska
Honored Contributor

Re: HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?

Hello, check these official VMware documents here:

http://www.vmware.com/products/vsphere/upgrade-center/upgrade.html

 

Jan

Re: HP OEM ESXi - How to install Update/Patch?