Can I upgrade the operating system of my Automation Engine/Imaging Engine Server to a newer version?
Yes, but you need to carefully follow these steps:
Check if the OS you aim to upgrade your Automation Engine/Imaging Engine Server to is supported by the Automation Engine version you use. You can check this here: System Requirements web page. Only if the OS is supported, then:
Make a full backup of the Automation Engine. See the following article for more information:
Deactivate the Esko licenses that may be present on the server (keep the HTML file this process will generate in a safe place, you'll need to re-activate the licenses afterwards). See the following article for more information:
How to deactivate licenses with the Network License Manager?