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Should I upgrade IBM x3200 M2 from ESXi 4.1 to ESXi 5.1

Hi,

Just a quick question.

I have a very small environment what has a IBM x3200 M2 Server, i am running on it although not supported i know ESXi Free edition Version 4.1.0 Build 26.260247.

There is only one VM on it which is a Windows 2003 SBS server and i keep one VM ot running as a backup.

Is there any real reason to upgrade this version of ESXi to either a later v4.1 or to 5.1

Thanks Adam
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Jim Nicolis

8/22/2022 - Mon
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Thank you upgrading to latest version of 4.1 is what I will do
I have never upgrade host before other then doing a reinstall
Can you advise best practice
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Thanks for all your advise sticking to 4.1
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