Post-upgrade tasks

Where you are in the Upgrade process

1.Prepare for the upgrade
3.Complete the post-upgrade activities (You are here)

  1. Ensure that TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform is upgraded to version 20.02. For more information, see 

    Upgrading TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform .
  2. Delete the existing scheduled cache filters.

     Do the following:
    1. Open TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform login page by accessing the following URL:
    2. From the Log in as list, select TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform-Admin.
    3. In the User Name and Password fields, enter the TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform admin credentials, and click Log in.
      • Default user name: admin
      • Default password: admin12345
    4. From the top-right corner of the page, select Admin Console.
    5. From the Multi-tenant Login list, select TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse, and click Log in.
    6. In the left pane, select Administration > Schedule Management.
    7. From the filter type list, select Cached Filter Refresh. The default value is All Types.
    8. Click Select All > Delete.
    9. On the confirmation window that displays a list of scheduled cache filters, click OK.
      All the scheduled cache filters are deleted.
  3. Update the TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse component content. For more information, see Getting the latest views in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform.

  4. Refresh the filter list in TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform.

     Do the following:

    1. Use the following URL to open the TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform login page:
    2. In the Log in as list, select TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform Admin.
    3. In the User Name and Password fields, enter the TrueSight Smart Reporting - Platform administrator credentials.

    4. Click LOG IN.
    5. In the upper right corner, click your profile, and click Admin Console.
    6. Select the component administrator in the Multi-tenant Login list and click Login.
    7. Click the menu icon in the upper left corner, and then click Administration > Admin console > Data Sources.
    8. In the Data Sources panel, click the component datasource.
    9. Click Access Filters.
    10. Perform the following steps for all the access filters.
      1. Click an access filter from the list of available access filters.
      2. In the Settings panel, toggle New User Auto Refresh. The access filters are updated when new users are added to the component. 
      3. Click Submit
      4. Click Done

  5. (Optional) If you want to see data for the following assets in the built-in and custom inventory reports, enable them in the database after the first ETL run. 

    • File System
    • Registry
    • .NET Assemblies
    For more information, see  Enabling Inventory assets .
  6. Enable the authentication types that you disabled during the pre-upgrade tasks:

    1. On the reports server, start the Application Server Administration console (the blasadmin utility) as follows.
      • (Windows) Navigate to the <TSSA-DWInstallationDirectory>\bin directory and enter the following command: blasadmin.
      • (UNIX) Navigate to the <TSSA-DWInstallationDirectory>/br directory and enter the following command: blasadmin.
    2. Run the following commands to enable the authentication types:

      Authentication typeCommand to enable the authentication
      Domainset AuthServer isDomainAuthEnabled true
      RSA Secure IDset AuthServer IsSecurIDAuthEnabled true
      LDAPset AuthServer IsLdapAuthEnabled true
      PKIset PkiAuth IsEnabled true
    3. Restart the authentication service.
      For more information about the authentication types, see Implementing authentication.
  7. Restore the following files that you backed up during the pre-upgrade tasks:

    Authentication typeBacked up files
    Domain authentication
    • <TSSA-DWInstallationDirectory>/br/blappserv_login.conf 
    • <TSSA-DWInstallationDirectory>/br/blappserv_krb5.conf
    LDAP authentication


    RSA SecurID authentication


  8. (For PKI authentication) Do the following:

    1. Replace the server.xml and bdsSslCertificate.cert files at the following path with the files that you backed up during the pre-upgrade tasks:

    2. Restart the following services:

      • TrueSight Server Automation - Data Warehouse
      • Authentication Server
  9. Run the extract, transform, and load (ETL) process to transfer data from all sites to the reports data warehouse. For more information, see Run the extract, transform, and load (ETL) process.

Where to go from here

See the product documentation to learn about the product features. 

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  1. Drew Trachy

    2a. States: Ensure that the /bsa/bi/model directory contains a total of 192 folders and the following files

    It should instead state: Ensure that the /bsa/model/192 directory exists and contains these files

    Aug 04, 2019 08:13
    1. Mukta Kirloskar

      Thank you. I have fixed this.

      Aug 05, 2019 12:10
  2. Drew Trachy

    2c. Refers to 'DWAAdmin'. It should be DWAdmin.

    Aug 04, 2019 08:20
    1. Mukta Kirloskar

      Thank you. I have fixed this.

      Aug 05, 2019 12:09
      1. Drew Trachy

        Same needs to be done for 2h.

        Aug 12, 2019 11:37
  3. Drew Trachy

    Step 4 makes it seem like this is only necessary if you want to run the Health Dashboard. In fact, these permissions must be granted to import new views and update content.

    Aug 12, 2019 11:40