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Pharos software upgrade from 8.2 to 8.4
Changes will be made to the SQL db, Pharos Principal Services, Print Services, Web services and Release Stations.

A backup of the sql server db files, principal text files, related widgets and iis metadata will be made and moved to another source.

All servers will be taken down and a snapshot will be created.

The principle server will be upgraded first, upgrading the db, principle services and web services.

The Print servers PS1, PS2, PSdev will be upgraded next, followed by the release Stations, prntTS and prntTSW. Management servers will be upgraded last its-printmgr and the itc-admin vdi master image.

After the upgrade staff will test printing services at the endpoint. I will also test printing through the ps2 server to the 5100 in VMH204

Peter will need to test user script from cboard

If all goes OK snapshots will be removed on Friday the 6th of June

If rollback is required
All servers will be reverted to a time prior to when the snapshot was taken.
Staff will need to revert any changes made to endpoints
Testing by all parties will be required