Upgrade 14.3 to 14.4
Upgrade a Bloomreach Experience Manager implementation project from version 14.3.x to 14.4.y.
When upgrading from the most recent previous version (14.3.3), the rolling update method is supported for deploying the upgraded 14.4.0 project.
In all other scenarios, rolling update is not supported and a stop-start update method (such as blue-green) must be used for deploying the upgraded 14.4.0 project.
Support for Inheritance of Experience Page Layouts
Experience Pages were introduced in 14.3. In 14.4.0, support for inheritance of Experience Page Layouts has been added.
See Experience Page Layouts Configuration for details.
Checker Repository Maintenance Tool
The Checker Repository Maintenance tool has been updated to version 2.4
Perform Generic Minor Upgrade Steps
Follow the generic instructions for minor upgrades.
(Projects) Remove Camunda
Since version 14.4 Camunda BPM engine is no longer used to manage the review state of projects. Upon first deployment of the CMS all externally managed review states will automatically be migrated into the repository. After migration has finished the Camunda web application is no longer needed and should not be deployed anymore.
H2 Development Database Update, MVCC Parameter No Longer Supported
The h2 database used for local testing is updated from 1.4.199 to 1.4.200.
For projects created before Bloomreach Experience Manager 14.0.0 with the Relevance feature verify the MVCC parameter was removed according to the Upgrade 13 to 14 - Relevance: remove MVCC parameter from H2 database connection URL step.