Roving Edge Infrastructure Device Software Versions

Describes how to manage the system software, including software updates and rollbacks, on your Roving Edge Infrastructure devices.

Note

You are responsible for regularly checking your Roving Edge Infrastructure device system software and updating the software as needed.

Updating the Roving Edge Infrastructure Device Software

Note

Software update versions are not cumulative to the preceding versions. If your Roving Edge Infrastructuredevice is more than one software version behind the latest version, you must update to each subsequent version individually until you are current with the latest version.

Shut down any running virtual machines (VMs) before updating the system software on a Roving Edge Infrastructure device.

  1. Click the System Status icon (System Status Icon) in the upper right corner of the RED Console.

    The System Upgrades dialog box appears, indicating any available software updates. It also displays your current software version and version number of the software upgrade.

  2. Click Download Update.

    The software version you selected is downloaded onto your Roving Edge Infrastructure device. The System Upgrade dialog box indicates when the download is complete and ready for installation

  3. Click Install Update.

    The software update is installed on the Roving Edge Infrastructure device. The System Upgrades dialog box indicates when the installation is complete.

Rolling Back the Roving Edge Infrastructure Device Software

You can only roll back a device's system software once per software version. If you have already rolled back your system software from what had been your current version, you cannot roll the system software back a subsequent time to revert to an even earlier software version.

  1. Select the System Status icon (System Status Icon) in the upper right corner of the RED Console.

    The System Upgrades dialog box appears, indicating whether a software upgrade is available. It also displays your current software version and version number of the software upgrade.

  2. Click the rollback icon in the upper right corner of the System Upgrades box.

    The System Upgrades box displays your current software version and the version to which you can roll back.

    Note

    The rollback icon only is present in the System Upgrades box if rolling back the current system software is an option. If your device is still running its initial system software, the roll back icon is not present because no prior software version to which you can roll back.

  3. Click Roll Back.

    Your Roving Edge Infrastructure device's software is rolled back to the previous version. The System Upgrades box indicates that a newer software version (the one you from which you just rolled back) is available.