About this guide

Zenoss Resource Manager Upgrade Guide provides detailed instructions for upgrading Zenoss Resource Manager (Resource Manager) from one minor or micro version to a more recent version.

Related Resource Manager publications

Title Description 
Zenoss Resource Manager Administration Guide Provides an overview of Resource Manager architecture and features, as well as procedures and examples to help use the system.
Zenoss Resource Manager Configuration Guide Provides required and optional configuration procedures for Resource Manager, to prepare your deployment for monitoring in your environment.
Zenoss Resource Manager Installation Guide Provides detailed information and procedures for creating deployments of Control Center and Resource Manager.
Zenoss Resource Manager Planning Guide Provides both general and specific information for preparing to deploy Resource Manager.
Zenoss Resource Manager Release Notes Describes known issues, fixed issues, and late-breaking information not already provided in the published documentation set.
Zenoss Resource Manager Upgrade Guide Provides detailed information and procedures for upgrading deployments of Resource Manager.

Additional information and comments

If you have technical questions about this product that are not answered in this guide, please visit the Zenoss Support site or contact Zenoss Support.

Zenoss welcomes your comments and suggestions regarding our documentation. To share your comments, please send an email to docs@zenoss.com. In the email, include the document title and part number. The part number appears at the end of the list of trademarks, at the front of this guide.

Change history

The following list associates document part numbers and the important changes to this guide since the previous release. Some of the changes involve features or content, but others do not. For information about new or changed features, refer to the Zenoss Resource Manager Release Notes.

1092.17.191 (5.2.6)
Update release numbers.
1092.17.171 (5.2.6)
Update release numbers.
About 5.2.5
Version 5.2.5 was withdrawn.
1092.17.122 (5.2.4)
Update release numbers.
1092.17.100 (5.2.3)
Add a part for upgrading high-availability deployments.
Update release numbers.
1092.17.058 (5.2.2)
Update release numbers.
1092.17.044 (5.2.1)
Remove change history entries prior to release 5.2.0.
Add a part about upgrading custom deployments, move scope chapter before the part.
Remove temporary chapter about installing an updated version of the Cisco UCS ZenPack.
Add a part for upgrading appliance deployments.
1092.16.352 (5.2.0)
Add a temporary chapter, for installing an updated version of the Cisco UCS ZenPack.
1092.16.335 (5.2.0)
Remove procedures for upgrading Control Center clusters. That information is now in the Control Center Upgrade Guide.
Add a section that details the supported operating environments of Resource Manager.
Add an appendix about installing a new application template.
Remove the high-availability chapters. Upgrades to high-availability are now performed by Zenoss personnel.
Add an appendix about installing a new application template.