Upgrading to V7.1.8

You can upgrade a V6 server to V7.1.8.

About this task

An upgrade from V6 or V7 to V7.1.8 takes approximately 20 - 50 minutes. Your environment might produce different results than that obtained in the labs.

AIX operating systemsLinux operating systemsWindows operating systemsFor information about upgrades in a clustered environment, see Upgrading the server in a clustered environment.

To revert to an earlier version of the server after an upgrade or migration, you must have a full database backup and the installation software for the original server. You must also have key configuration files:
  • Volume history file
  • Device configuration file
  • Server options file