- Consult with your database administrator to determine whether the install process can make automatic changes to the database schema or if the database administrator will manually apply the DDL files that include schema changes.
- Install the latest version of
8.7, and ensure that you can log in as an
administrator. For more information, see the Pega Platform
Guide for your environment on the Deploy Pega Platform page.Patch releases are available through Pega’s standard software delivery process. You can request software through Pega Software Distribution or by contacting GCS.
- Apply any required hotfixes by using the Hotfix Manager. For more information, see Applying hotfixes. To review the Pega Government Platform hotfixes without using the Hotfix Manager, see the Pega Government Platform Hotfix page.