Developed as the second generation of one-click upgrade LCM simplifies this problem for Nutanix environments. LCM provides a single process in Prism that identifies and qualifies upgrade paths against tested and validated versions, then uses a nondisruptive one-click process to complete the upgrade. LCM can perform firmware upgrades on the following server platforms:
- Nutanix NX appliances.
- Dell XC and XC Core appliances.
- Lenovo HX and HX Core appliances.
Quick snapshot of LCM workflow:
Start with LCM glossary.
Coffee read on LCM: Nutanix Upgrades: Life Cycle Manager.
More details on performing updates with LCM.
Accessing LCM in AOS versions and Prism Central.