In this video, learn how you can use Update Manager 6.5 or 6.7 to perform patches, upgrades, and install new extensions. Learn about baseline types, attaching objects, scanning, and remediation., and learn how Update Manager and DRS work together.
- [Rick] In this video, … we'll learn how Update Manager can be used … to perform functions like installing patches, … upgrading ESXi hosts to new versions, … and updating VMware Tools … and virtual hardware versions on virtual machines. … So Update Manager is our solution … to automate patch and version management for vSphere, … and the different components that run within vSPhere. … So we can use Update Manager … to update things like ESXi hosts, … virtual machines, and virtual appliances. … Update Manager has to be registered with a vCenter server. … Now if you're running Update Manager … on the vCenter Server Appliance, it's already built in. … You don't have to think about this. … But if you're running the Windows version of vCenter, … you can install Update Manager … right on the same server as vCenter. … And again, … it's bundled right within the vCenter Server Appliance … as if vSphere 6.5. … So this is a nice little benefit … of the vCenter Server Appliance. … Update Manager is baked right into it …
Note: This series is also designed to prepare candidates for the VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization 2019 (VCP-DCV 2019) exam.
This course was created by Rick Crisci. We are pleased to host this training in our library.