Tarball - Upgrade Core components

Follow these steps to perform a Tarball upgrade on the Moogsoft Enterprise Core components to v8.1.x from v7.1.x, v7.2.x, or 7.3.x:

  • Elasticsearch

  • Moogfarmd

  • RabbitMQ

  • Events Analyser

These components should always reside on the same server.

Refer to Upgrade Moogsoft Enterprise or general information and upgrade instructions for other components and versions.

Stop services and processes

Delete the Elasticsearch indexes and stop Elasticsearch

Stop Elasticsearch (if it is running):

$MOOGSOFT_HOME/bin/utils/process_cntl elasticsearch stop

Upgrade Moogsoft Enterprise

Merge the latest configuration file changes


In Moogsoft Enterprise v8.0x, hop limit has been removed from existing Recipe configurations. You can reconfigure a hop limit if you are using a named or inferred Topology to filter a Recipe.

Update the RabbitMQ configuration

Next steps

To continue with the upgrade, see Tarball - Upgrade database components.