How to upgrade Apex
New and past versions of Apex software are made available to you directly from VIAVI. Use the Apex upgrade tool to check for, download, or install a version of Apex.
Internet access to (port 80) is required on the system interacting with the VIAVI upgrade repository. This includes checking for upgrades and downloading upgrades.
Only if your application or appliance is managed by OMS, LAN access to the OMS system over port 8008 (default) is required for downloading upgrades.
Proxy settings can be used if direct Internet access is unavailable.
The Apex upgrade tool allows you to:
Check the VIAVI upgrade repository for old and new versions of Apex.
Download any available version of Apex for offline installation.
Install any available version of Apex without needing to leave the Apex interface.