Software and security fixes prepared for any given client are available to every client, ensuring that you have access to the highest quality Pega Platform software that includes fixes to issues reported by other clients.
Pega Platform patch releases are available to all Pega clients:
- For Pega Cloud Services clients: Pega automatically installs patch releases to all of the environments in your subscription during the maintenance periods you have scheduled;. Depending on the version of Pega Platform running, clients should review the patch appropriate article to ensure they understand the process:
- For on-premises clients: Patch releases are available through Digital Software Delivery. To apply a patch to your existing system, use the appropriate guide for your system:
During the patch process, the process installs only the rule changes between the version you are running and the patch.
For details about the Pega Platform patch release schedule and contents, see Pega Platform patch release schedule and contents.
- 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.