You can upgrade to Cisco Prime License Manager Release 10.5(x) from Cisco Prime License Manager Release 10.0(1) or Enterprise License Manager Release 9.x.
While upgrading from Cisco Prime License Manager Release 10.0(1) to Cisco Prime License Manager Release 10.5(x) is a direct upgrade, upgrading from pre-10.0(1) requires one or more COP files. Depending on the upgrade path, you may need to download and install one or both of the following COP files from Cisco.com:
The elm_Elm_v9_1_1_PlmUpgrade.cop.sgn COP file provides the means
for a 9.1(1) standalone Enterprise License Manager server installation to upgrade to 10.x
or greater standalone Cisco Prime License Manager software.
The ciscocm.version3-keys.cop.sgn COP file has the RSA keys that are required to
validate the upgrade. Missing RSA-3 keys will, for example, result in status
errors in the Software Installation/Upgrade window.
fail even if the md5sum value of the ISO is correct.
To find COP files
on Cisco.com, navigate to
You can verify that you
have the correct COP file installed by entering the following commands:
admin:show version active
Active Master Version:
Active Version Installed