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Updating Resource Manager to release 6.4.1

This section includes instructions for updating the following versions of Resource Manager to 6.4.1:

6.4.0, 6.3.2, 6.2.1, 6.2.0, 6.1.x, 6.0.x, 5.3.3

To update Resource Manager to release 6.5.0, see Updating Resource Manager to release 6.5.0.

Tips for a successful upgrade:


Updating single-host, appliance-based deployments

Use the instructions in this column to update single-host deployments of Resource Manager based on virtual appliances. You can update Control Center and Resource Manager independently. The software includes updates of the virtual machine operating system.

Preparing to update

  1. Prepare your deployment for update
  2. Download the update ISO file
  3. Attach the update ISO
  4. Modify MariaDB passwords, if necessary
  5. Update the Dashboard ZenPack
  6. Stop Resource Manager
  7. Remove Docker containers on the master host

Updating the master host

  1. Update Control Center
  2. Update Resource Manager

Post-update procedures

  1. Remove the pre-upgrade snapshot
  2. Verify zenhubworker services updated successfully
  3. Start Resource Manager
  4. Optional: Install a patch for Linux modeling
  5. Clear heartbeat events

Updating multi-host, appliance-based deployments

Use the instructions in this column to update multi-host deployments of Resource Manager based on virtual appliances. You can update Control Center and Resource Manager independently. The software includes updates of the virtual machine operating system.

Preparing to update

  1. Prepare your deployment for update
  2. Download the update ISO file
  3. Attach the update ISO
  4. Modify MariaDB passwords, if necessary
  5. Update the Dashboard ZenPack
  6. Stop Resource Manager
  7. Remove Docker containers on the master host

Updating delegate hosts

  1. Remove Docker containers
  2. Update Control Center

Updating the master host

  1. Update Control Center
  2. Update delegate hosts with authentication tokens
  3. Update Resource Manager

Post-update procedures

  1. Remove the pre-upgrade snapshot
  2. Start Control Center on all hosts
  3. Verify zenhubworker services updated successfully
  4. Start Resource Manager
  5. Optional: Install a patch for Linux modeling
  6. Clear heartbeat events

Updating non-appliance deployments

Use the instructions in this column to update Resource Manager deployments that are not based on the Resource Manager virtual appliance. These instructions do not include updates for Control Center or the host operating system. 

When a Control Center update accompanies a Resource Manager release, Control Center must be updated first. See Updating Control Center to release 1.8.0.

Preparing to update

  1. Prepare your deployment for update
  2. Install the base image, if necessary
  3. Download Resource Manager image files
  4. Import Resource Manager image files
  5. Modify MariaDB passwords, if necessary
  6. Update the Dashboard ZenPack

Updating software

  1. Stop Resource Manager
  2. Update Resource Manager

Post-update procedures

  1. Remove the pre-upgrade snapshot
  2. Verify zenhubworker services updated successfully
  3. Start Resource Manager
  4. Optional: Install a patch for Linux modeling
  5. Clear heartbeat events
  6. Optional: Install an application template