Lifecycle Management

Lifecycle management is enabled for on-premises deployments by default and disabled for cloud deployments by default. Contact your local NVIDIA sales representative or submit a support ticket to activate LCM on cloud deployments. Only administrative users can perform the tasks described in this topic.

Using the NetQ UI or CLI, lifecycle management (LCM) allows you to:

Access Lifecycle Management in the UI

You can access the LCM dashboard in a few ways:

  • Expand the Menu, then select Manage switches
  • Click Upgrade in a workbench header
  • Click Devices in a workbench header, then select Manage switches
dashboard displaying switch management tab

Access Lifecycle Management with the CLI

Lifecycle management workflows use the netq lcm command set. Refer to the command line reference for a comprehensive list of options and definitions.