Below are the steps in upgrading the proxy using the Proxy Deployment Manager. Verify the below steps before upgrading proxy - Make sure the Avamar version upgrade activity has been completed. - No VMware backup or restore in progress. Upgrading proxy using MCS. log in to Avamar administrator and select VMware to access Proxy Deployment Manager.
Select correct (External) vCenter from " choose a vCenter " and click " Create Recommendation".
Once the recommendation has been created, the Proxy which needs to be upgraded is shown with the UP arrow. Select Apply
Confirm Upgrade by clicking " Continue".PDM would contact vCenter in the background and upgrade proxy.
Verify upgraded proxy deployed in Vcenter.
Upgrade of proxy is complete
Upgrading Proxy using AUI
Starting 18.2 we have a new web console that can be accessed by typing https://<hostname>/aui. we can access proxy management and upgrade proxy.
The proxy which needs to be upgraded would show up with the thunderbolt.