Upgrade from vSphere 5 to vSphere 5.1 – Part 6

Before you start

[box type=”warning”]  Upgrading vSphere Web Client to version 5.1 requires Single Sign-ON server instance in version 5.1 [/box]

Step # 6 Upgrading vSphere Web client in vSphere 5.1

  • Mount vSphere 5.1 installation package, mark on VMware vSphere WEB client and click on install button

  • Choose language version
  • Instillation wizard detects earlier version, click Next to continue
  • Agree on license agreement
  • Specify WEB client port settings, default ports for vSphere web client are http – 9090 https -9443
  • Provide credentials for Single Sign-On server
  • Click on Install button to Finish installation
  • Done, test WEB client functionality
Step # 5 Upgrading to ESXi VMware vSphere 5.1 from ESXi 4.1 and ESXi 5.0 using VMware vSphere Update Manager.
Step #7 Upgrade from vSphere 5 to vSphere 5.1 – Part 7

Artur Krzywdzinski

Artur is Consulting Architect at Nutanix. He has been using, designing and deploying VMware based solutions since 2005 and Microsoft since 2012. He specialize in designing and implementing private and hybrid cloud solution based on VMware and Microsoft software stacks, datacenter migrations and transformation, disaster avoidance. Artur holds VMware Certified Design Expert certification (VCDX #077).