Upgrade VMware vCSA 6.5 or 6.7 to 7.0 Upgrade VMware vCSA 6.5 or 6.7 to 7.0 with Embedded VMware PSC. About this task Perform this upgrade only if you can resolve the VMware vCSA FQDN using DNS. Ensure all the prerequisites of DNS with FQDN and NTP are configured according to VMware guidelines. To upgrade the VMware vCSA, first deploy the OVA, then, set up the VMware vCSA. Child TopicsDeploy the OVADeploy the OVA for the VMware vCSA. Set up the VMware vCSASet up the VMware vCSA to transfer the data from the old appliance and start the services of the new appliance. Parent topic Upgrade to VMware vSphere 7.0Some VxBlock System components are optional or specific to environments. If you do not have a specific component, skip that component. When the component is in a cluster configuration, upgrade the subordinate component before you upgrade the primary component.