Testing the IBM Business Process Manager upgrade

Before you upgrade your IBM® Business Process Manager production environment, consider running tests to find problems with the upgrade procedure, the environment data, or your application design that might prevent the upgrade from being successful.

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Although the first option in the following procedure is usually enough, other testing methods can identify additional problems before they affect your production systems. If you have not upgraded for a while or had trouble with production upgrades, you might want to consider the other options when you are planning to upgrade.