Update an Image Streamer appliance

  • You must be logged in as an Infrastructure administrator to update an appliance.

  • Ensure that the post-upgrade Image Streamer appliance version is compatible with the HPE Synergy Composer version in use. For information about version compatibility between the Image Streamer appliance and HPE Synergy Composer, please see Appliance Requirements section in HPE Synergy Image Streamer Support Matrix available at the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Information Library.

  • Download the update file of .bin format to your local computer from the appropriate Release Set for Image Streamer at http://www.hpe.com/downloads/synergy.

  • Ensure that you have a backup of the appliance that is undergoing an update.

  • Ensure that the Management and Storage cluster status is OK. From the storage section on the Deployment Appliances page, ensure that all OS volumes are in the OK state. The OS volumes in the Synchronizing/Restriping state will become OK after few minutes.

  1. From the main menu, select Deployment Appliances.
  2. From the Deployment Appliances screen, click Actions and select Update appliance.
  3. Perform one of the following:
    1. Select Select an update image to upload an update image.
    2. Drag and drop the required .bin file or click Browse to select a file.
      • Click Upload and install to upload and install an image. Once the upload is complete, a dialog appears. Click Update to update the appliance.

      • Click Upload only to just upload the image on the appliance. This operation does not initiate the update process.

    3. Click Update from uploaded image to use a previously uploaded image for updating the appliance.
      • Click Update to perform the appliance update.

For information about the various update scenarios and possible reasons for an update failure, see HPE Synergy Image Streamer User Guide available at the Hewlett Packard Enterprise Information Library.