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Upgrading the Delphix Masking Engine

Upgrades for Virtual Machine Masking Engines

Upgrading Delphix Engine appliances is a multi-step process. This process will affect the availability of the Delphix Engine administrative interface and virtual datasets during the operation, based on the type of upgrade chosen.


Customers running version 5.3.9 and earlier that are requesting an upgrade to and above, please contact Delphix Support to help coordinate this upgrade.

Upgrading from 6.0.x to 6.0.x includes pre-checks packaged in the upgrade image, thus, contacting Delphix Support is not required for this upgrade (e.g. ->

For more information on upgrades and the process, please visit the Upgrade section of the Virtualization documentation.

Upgrades for Containerized Masking Engines

Containerized Masking is generally expected to be used in an ephemeral fashion. The general process for utilizing newer versions is to upload the new set of containers and deploy new engines from them.

There is not currently a certified process by which to upgrade a Containerized Masking engine in-place. If you believe that you have a need for such, please contact your Delphix Representative and request that they open an enhancement request.