This guide explains the upgrade process for version 7.17.6. For a detailed look at what’s new, see:
Starting in version 7.14, there are two ways to run Elastic APM. Determine which method you’re using, then use the links below to find the correct upgrading guide.
- Standalone (legacy): Users in this mode run and configure the APM Server binary. This mode has been deprecated and will be removed in a future release.
- Fleet and the APM integration: Users in this mode run and configure Fleet and the Elastic APM integration.
Self-installation (non-Elastic Cloud users) upgrade guides
Elastic Cloud upgrade guides