You need access to the Internet to upgrade your Data Director virtual appliance. If your site uses a proxy server to access the Internet, configure the vSphere Update Manager to use the proxy server.

Obtain the values for the proxy server URL and port.


Click the Configuration tab, and choose the Download Settings page.


In the Proxy Settings section, click Use proxy.


Enter appropriate values for the proxy URL and port.


Click Test Connection to ensure that the settings are correct.


Click Apply.

vSphere Update Manager can access the Web using your site's proxy server.