Upgrade to v0.9.7

This page describes how to upgrade the United Manufacturing Hub to version 0.9.7

This page describes how to upgrade the United Manufacturing Hub to version 0.9.7. Before upgrading, remember to backup the database, Node-RED flows, and your cluster configuration.

Add Helm repo in UMHLens / OpenLens

Check if the UMH Helm repository is added in UMHLens / OpenLens. To do so, from the top-left menu, select FIle > Preferences (or press CTRL + ,). Click on the Kubernetes tab and check if the Helm Chart section contains the https://repo.umh.app repository.

If it doesn’t, click the Add Custom Helm Repo button and fill in the following values:

Then click Add.

Clear Workloads

Some workloads need to be deleted before upgrading. This process does not delete any data, but it will cause downtime. If a workload is missing, it means that it was not enabled in your cluster, therefore you can skip it.

To delete a resource, you can select it using the box on the left of the resource name and click the - button on the bottom right corner.

  1. Open the Workloads tab.
  2. From the Deployment section, delete the following deployments:
    • united-manufacturing-hub-barcodereader
    • united-manufacturing-hub-factoryinsight-deployment
    • united-manufacturing-hub-kafkatopostgresql
    • united-manufacturing-hub-mqttkafkabridge
    • united-manufacturing-hub-iotsensorsmqtt
    • united-manufacturing-hub-opcuasimulator-deployment
  3. From the StatefulSet section, delete the following statefulsets:
    • united-manufacturing-hub-mqttbridge
    • united-manufacturing-hub-hivemqce
    • united-manufacturing-hub-nodered
    • united-manufacturing-hub-sensorconnect

Upgrade Helm Chart

Now everything is ready to upgrade the Helm chart.

  1. Navigate to the Helm > Releases tab.
  2. Select the united-manufacturing-hub release and click Upgrade.
  3. In the Helm Upgrade window, make sure that the Upgrade version field contains the version you want to upgrade to.
  4. You can also change the values of the Helm chart, if needed.
    • Make these changes in the grafana section:

      • Replace the content of datasources with the following:

              apiVersion: 1
              - access: proxy
                editable: false
                isDefault: true
                  apiKey: $FACTORYINSIGHT_PASSWORD
                  apiKeyConfigured: true
                  customerId: $FACTORYINSIGHT_CUSTOMERID
                  serverURL: http://united-manufacturing-hub-factoryinsight-service/
                name: umh-datasource
                orgId: 1
                type: umh-datasource
                url: http://united-manufacturing-hub-factoryinsight-service/
                version: 1
              - access: proxy
                editable: false
                isDefault: false
                  apiKey: $FACTORYINSIGHT_PASSWORD
                  apiKeyConfigured: true
                  baseURL: http://united-manufacturing-hub-factoryinsight-service/
                  customerID: $FACTORYINSIGHT_CUSTOMERID
                name: umh-v2-datasource
                orgId: 1
                type: umh-v2-datasource
                url: http://united-manufacturing-hub-factoryinsight-service/
                version: 1
      • Replace the content of env with the following:

            GF_PLUGINS_ALLOW_LOADING_UNSIGNED_PLUGINS: umh-datasource,umh-factoryinput-panel,umh-v2-datasource
      • Replace the content of extraInitContainers with the following:

          - name: init-umh-datasource
            image: unitedmanufacturinghub/grafana-plugin-extractor:0.1.3
            - name: storage
              mountPath: /var/lib/grafana
            imagePullPolicy: IfNotPresent
    • In the timescaledb-single section, make sure that the image.tag field is set to pg13.8-ts2.8.0-p1.

  5. Click Upgrade.

The upgrade process can take a few minutes. The upgrade is complete when the Status field of the release is Deployed.

Change Factoryinsight API version

The Factoryinsight API version has changed from v1 to v2. To make sure that you are using the new version, click on any Factoryinsight Pod and check that the VERSION environment variable is set to 2.

If it’s not, follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to the Workloads > Deployments tab.
  2. Select the united-manufacturing-hub-factoryinsight-deployment deployment.
  3. Click the Edit button to open the deployment’s configuration.

    Lens deployment Edit
    Lens deployment Edit

  4. Find the spec.template.spec.containers[0].env field.
  5. Set the value field of the VERSION variable to 2.