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5 Package Deployment : 5.2 Upgrading an Installed Package

If you select Upgrade Packages on the Package Deployment Mode dialog, the Package Deployment wizard opens a dialog that allows you to specify which agents and packages will be updated.
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Expand the Agents/Packages node of the tree control, and check the box next to each agent on which you wish to upgrade packages (see Figure 5.8). Click Next to continue.

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Review the list of installed packages, and provide any installation options requested in the Option Name/Option Value fields (see Figure 5.9). When you've reviewed the list, click Next to continue.

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Click the Start Download button to instruct the Package Deployment wizard to download application installers (see Figure 5.10). During the download, you can click the Cancel Download button to abort the batch download. When the download completes, click Next.

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Select the radio button next to Configure Package Deployment Now to instruct the respective PEM agents to install the downloaded packages immediately. Please note that if a package requires a server restart, current user sessions may be interrupted.
Select the radio button next to Schedule it for some other time to enable the date and time fields. Use the date and time fields to specify the date and time that you would like the package installation to begin.
Click Finish to install the downloaded packages or schedule the installation and exit the package deployment wizard. If you have scheduled an update for a later date/time, the scheduled task will be included on the Scheduled Tasks dialog (accessed through the Scheduled Tasks... menu selection on the agent's context menu).

5 Package Deployment : 5.2 Upgrading an Installed Package

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