Upgrade Strategies – Content Delivery First

In this approach, the Content Delivery module along with the application will be upgrade first to the latest version while keeping the Content Manager and other add-ons intact.

The old Content Manager then publish to the new, updated Content Delivery.

The below sequence of diagram illustrates the Five Steps approach:

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Disadvantages

  • Additional efforts for setting up the Publishing Target and Topology Manager both
  • Risk of failures and down-times
  • Repeated quality analysis