This article describes the steps needed to upgrade from any earlier version of Identity Panel to the current version (5.x).
When performing this upgrade plan for a two-four hour outage for schedule operations, and a one-day outage for full-text search.
The process for upgrading is:
- Backup Identity Panel
- Remove Installed Version of Identity Panel
- Upgrade MongoDB to Version 4.2 (optional)
- Install Elasticsearch Version 7.5
- Install Identity Panel*
*After completing the Install portion of the above article, and before accessing the web application or moving to setup walk-through, perform the following additional steps:
Open a command prompt in your web application installation directory and run:
net start SoftwareIDM.WebAgent
Finally, instead of entering the setup walk-through you will need to re-apply a license key, then upgrade Panel Service instances.