Use the following checklist to assess the scope of the upgrade process before beginning.
Validate upgrade scope requirements.
Pre-upgrade task Assignees Completion Date Identify number of deployed environments Identify number of nodes (admin+runtime) per deployed environment Read the upgrade guide and release notes for your target upgrade version Review differences between current and target versions. Note any incompatibilities or dependencies Review new JDK defaults and make and relevant changes Collect and review deployment requirements, use cases, and architecture and design documents Accept changes and features from the release notes Obtain new license key for upgraded version
Identify external services that might be affected by the upgrade.
External Service Type External Service Name Directories Databases Application integrations
Assess upgrade readiness.
Do you have the team and tools to complete this upgrade successfully? If not, please reach out to your Ping Account Team to discuss resources.