Upgrade to System Center Orchestrator 2019

Since a few days, System Center 2019 is GA, so lets upgrade our environment to the latest bits. I will start with System Center 2019 Orchestrator.

Very important note here, System C

So lets start with a quick overview on what’s new.

What’s new with SCO 2019

  • Support for PowerShell 4.0+
  • Support for SQL 2017
  • Support for TLS 1.2
  • Enhancement on SSH
  • SM/SCOM Integration Enhancements.
  • Support for PowerShell 4+
  • SCO will be a 64bit Application (will come with UR 1 for 2019)

Prepare the Upgrade

You can upgrade to System Center Orchestrator 2019 from the following Version

  • Orchestrator 2016 UR6
  • Orchestrator 1801
  • Orchestrator 1807

Make sure to backup the Orchestrator DB, you never know.

Make a note of all you Integration Packs.


  • Stop all Runbook
  • Now, uninstall all Orchestrator components on all Server
    • Important, keep the Database, if asked
  • Run the 2019 Setup Files
  • Enter all the Information’s

After some minutes, Orchestrator 2019 is installed


Michael Seidl aka Techguy

1 thought on “Upgrade to System Center Orchestrator 2019”

  1. dont forget to record the members of the OrchestratorUsersGroup and SystemGroup before uninstalling. Those groups get deleted.

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