To upgrade to USoft 9, first upgrade to USoft 8. Then, upgrade to USoft 9 as a separate action.
You can upgrade to USoft 8 in a single procedure if your application uses USoft 7.0 or 7.1. For help with this, go to "Upgrading USoft Products" in the USoft 8 product documentation, which is publicly available on developer.usoft.com.
The Upgrade Guide you are reading now takes you through the steps of upgrading from USoft 8 to USoft 9.
Overview of steps
Here are the steps required to bring an application from USoft 8 to USoft 9:
|1.||Make a backup of your USoft 8 repository, using RDBMS vendor utilities. Refer to your RDBMS documentation for details of how to do this. |
|2.||Create violation reports for this repository, using USoft BenchMark (in USoft 8). If violations are found, correct these.|
|4.||Make an action list of special actions you must take in your specific situation. Use the checklist in this Upgrade Guide. Perform these actions now, or after Step 5, as appropriate.|
|5.||Start the automated upgrade procedure and run the Upgrade and Clean Up Wizards. Note that the automated upgrade procedure may take some time to complete.|
|6.||Create violation reports for the upgraded repository, using USoft BenchMark (in USoft 9). If violations are found, correct these.|
|8.||Test the result of the upgrade.|
Step 1: Backup
Step 2: Violation reports of source repository
Step 3: USoft 9 installation
Step 4: Action list
Step 5: Upgrade procedure
Step 6: Violation reports of target repository
Step 7: Clean Up After Upgrade procedure
Step 8: Test