Upgrade for patch releases

General recommendations

Be sure to read the Everyware Cloud release notes and the planning the upgrade section.

Preparing to upgrade

Before upgrading to a patch release be sure to follow these steps:

  • backup the databases
  • backup your existing configuration exporting all project configurations

Upgrade steps

Patch releases of Everyware Cloud usually do no introduce configuration or database changes. If any change is required it will be described in a separate section referring to the specific Everyware Cloud version.

The process to upgrade Everyware Cloud is the following:

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Upgrade to versions: 5.10.7 or 5.10.8

If you are upgrading to one of the versions above from any previous patch version of the v5.10, execute the following additional preparatory step:

  • Set the database schema update property to true in the ec-configs values override file.
  • Change the version of the container images in the ec-configs values override file.
  • Upgrade the standard EC components using Helm:
# Deploy the Events Broker
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-events-broker.yaml ec-events-broker charts/02-components/ec-events-broker

# Deploy the Message Broker
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-broker.yaml ec-broker charts/02-components/ec-broker

# Deploy the Web Console
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-console.yaml ec-console charts/02-components/ec-console

# Deploy the RESTful API
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-api.yaml ec-api/charts/02-components/ec-api

# Deploy the Job Engine
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-job-engine.yaml ec-job-engine charts/02-components/ec-job-engine
  • repeat the same upgrade operation for the optional components ec-vpn and ec-monitoring if installed.
# Upgrade the VPN Service if installed
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-vpn.yaml ec-vpn charts/02-components/ec-vpn

# Upgrade the Monitoring Service if installed
helm upgrade -n everyware-cloud -f ec-monitoring.yaml ec-vpn charts/02-components/ec-monitoring

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Upgrade to versions: 5.10.7 or 5.10.8

If you are upgrading to one of the versions above from any previous patch version of the v5.10, execute the following additional final step:

  • Set the database schema update property to false in the ec-configs values override file.