This job dimension covers the upgrading of network server hardware and software and is the topic of approximately 12% of the exam questions. The main points follow:
When a server hardware specialist performs an upgrade to the network server, the upgrade checklist should be followed.
The latest drivers for a network server component can be found at the hardware component vendor’s web site.
The latest patches for the network server operating system can be found at the operating system vendor’s web site.
Always review the instructions and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) before installing a software upgrade.
Test the upgrade on a non-production system before it is installed on a production system.
Time must be scheduled to take the network ...