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How to upgrade VMware hardware to maintain environmental compatibility, when StorageGRID node virtual machines are present?

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StorageGRID nodes deployed on virtual machines hosted by VMware hardware


At times, environmental requirements will result in the underlying hardware for StorageGRID node virtual machines to be upgraded.

  • For example, security risks require minimum version 9 for Hypervisor-Assisted Guest Mitigation for branch target injection {​CVE-2017-5715}​.


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