Upgrade your Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)

Learn more about the newest version, upgrading best practices, and key resources to assist in your Cisco ISE upgrade.

*Versions in dropdown listed in order of most recent to oldest.

Flexibility and choice power security resilience with Cisco ISE version 3.3 Star

Unlock key new features and functionality introduced in the latest release

Achieve security resilience for the self-managed infrastructure.
Experience a platform approach to secure network access and zero trust.
Accelerate your time to value.

Prepare for your upgrade to Cisco ISE version 3.3

Cisco ISE release notes

Explore release dates, version guides, and key features.

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Choose your upgrade path

Determine the path to upgrade based on your current version.

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Cisco ISE software download

Ready to begin your upgrade? Download the required software now.

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How much time does it take to upgrade?

Plan your upgrade with these time estimates based on your current version.

Get started

Explore the Cisco ISE upgrade journey to get step-by-step guidance to upgrade from your current Cisco ISE version to the gold star version, 3.3.

Step 1

Migrate your licenses to the 3.x licensing structure

Complete these license migrations steps.

Step 2

Step 4

Install the latest patch of your current release

Follow these software patch installation guidelines.

Get help from an expert

For an ISE health check or 1:1 consultation with a Cisco expert, please connect with your Cisco account team or attend the following Ask the Experts session below.

Featured session: ISE Upgrade

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Engage in Community

Join or start a discussion about this release in Cisco Community. See what your peers have to say, ask questions of your own, and get help upgrading alongside Cisco Specialists.