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Keeping on-premises Pega Platform current

Deploy Pega Platform to install a new version, to take advantage of new features in an upgrade, or to apply cumulative bug fixes in a patch to your 8.x system. For customized hotfixes, use the Hotfix Manager.

The path you take depends on your situation:

For complete details about the Pega Cloud Services standard maintenance policies, see Pega Cloud Services maintenance and types of system updates.

For more information, see the following topics:

  • Pega Platform patch release schedule and contents

    The Pega Platform patch release process applies to systems running Pega Platform 8.1 and later. Several cumulative patches are released a year for each release stream. The Pega software patch process dynamically determines the deltas between the patch release and the version you are running and only installs those deltas.

  • Applying hotfixes

    Hotfixes are software updates that Pega creates to fine-tune the behavior of a release of Pega Platform.

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