Updating the VMP Server
These steps describe how to install an update of the VMP Server.
Note: For best results, save a backup of the contents of the folder in which the VMP Server is installed
(by default, this is \Program Files\Wallace), and save a copy of the WICMASTER
Stop the Vocera Data Exchange service. See Starting and Stopping the VMP Server
for details on how to do this.
Execute the updated VMP
setup file on the VMP
In the Welcome screen, click Next.
Accept the License Agreement, and click
In the Software Type dialog, select VMP Server
and Administrator, and click Next.
Accept the existing Destination Folder and click
In the Create VMP Database Wizard dialog, do the
Enter the SQL Server VMP instance name using
the format of ServerName\InstanceName.
Tip: Vocera recommends that you type the name of the Server and
instance name instead of using the dropdown list.
Select the Sql Server Authentication radio button.
Enter the server authentication Login and
Click OK to confirm that the existing database will be
upgraded, and click Next.
Skip the step that asks you whether you want to install the OTA.xml
The installer will create the VMP databases on the SQL
server. When the script is complete, click OK.
If the VMP Enterprise Manager opens after the database
script is complete, close the application to complete the installation process. Click
Finish to close the installer.
Restart the server.
The VMP Server is now
updated. Confirm a good installation by opening a supported Web browser and pointing to the server URL. If VMP is installed correctly,
the VMP Web Console opens.