Goal – Upgrade VMware Cloud Director Availability VCDA 126.96.36.19969101 to 188.8.131.5281624 using the offline ISO file method. 1 VCDA VM (combined appliance)
Prep work –
Backup the VCDA configuration to an SFTP share.
Have the current 4.6.0 OVA downloaded in case a new VM and a restore from the backup config is needed. VMware-Cloud-Director-Availability-Provider-184.108.40.20669101-29b03ba46f_OVF10.ova
A VCDA VM shutdown with a snapshot taken in a powered off state is an unofficial rollback option.
Mount the VMware-Cloud-Director-Availability-220.127.116.1181624-a5359f8567.iso to the VCDA VM.