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* RECOMMENDED * System Firmware Upgrade for HPE MicroServer Gen10 Server with UEFI

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Type: BIOS (Entitlement Required) - System ROM
Version: ZA10A360(13 Jul 2018)
Operating System(s):
OS Independent
File name: System_BIOS_v_ZA10A360_for_MicroServer_Gen10_UEFI.zip (3.2 MB)
This package provides updated system ROM images for HPE MicroServer Gen10 Server running UEFI.

Prerequisites:

When updating the System BIOS from version ZA10A320 (or earlier) to version ZA10A330 (or later), the following system BIOS configuration settings will revert to their factory default values:

  • System time and date
  • Hard drive configuration
  • Boot device sequence
  • System passwords
  • Security setup

Before performing the BIOS update, manually record the user customized values for these listed BIOS settings so they can be restored after completing the BIOS update.


To ensure the integrity of your download, HPE recommends verifying your results with this SHA-256 Checksum value:

92e7c8261d76b2f367c6546a83b55d705071f0bd47776618aa35b5480c078db5 System_BIOS_v_ZA10A360_for_MicroServer_Gen10_UEFI.zip

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:

  1. Download the zip file to a directory on the target server.
  2. Unzip the file to a temporary directory or USB key.
  3. Switch to the "System_BIOS_v_ZA10A360_for_MicroServer_Gen10_UEFI" folder and verify that the following files are extracted:
    • EFI folder
    • Instruction.txt
    • releasenote.txt
    • ZA10A360.rom
  4. Reboot the system and boot to the embedded UEFI shell.
  5. Select the target device containing the downloaded firmware by issuing "fsx:", and then press Enter ("x" is the number of the target storage device number in the UEFI shell).
  6. Switch to the "EFI" folder.
  7. Execute "flashbios.nsh" and press Enter to start the firmware update.
  8. After the firmware update process is completed, power cycle the system to ensure that the update is applied and to maintain hardware stability.
  9. Check the BIOS settings and if needed, configure these settings to restore the user customized values.

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1
OpenSSL License Agreement, Version 0.9.8
UEFI EDK2 License


Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Important:

When updating the System BIOS from version ZA10A320 (or earlier) to version ZA10A330 (or later), the following system BIOS configuration settings will revert to their factory default values:

  • System time and date
  • Hard drive configuration
  • Boot device sequence
  • System passwords
  • Security setup

Before performing the BIOS update, manually record the user customized values for these listed BIOS settings so they can be restored after completing the BIOS update.


Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


The following issue is resolved in BIOS firmware version ZA10A360:

  • Microsoft-Windows-WHEA-Logger Event ID 22, "A fatal hardware error occurred" error
      messages generated to Windows System Event log on server boot/reboot

When updating the System BIOS from version ZA10A320 (or earlier) to version ZA10A330 (or later), the following system BIOS configuration settings will revert to their factory default values:

  • System time and date
  • Hard drive configuration
  • Boot device sequence
  • System passwords
  • Security setup

Before performing the BIOS update, manually record the user customized values for these listed BIOS settings so they can be restored after completing the BIOS update.

Version:ZA10A360 (13 Jul 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


The following issue is resolved in BIOS firmware version ZA10A360:

  • Microsoft-Windows-WHEA-Logger Event ID 22, "A fatal hardware error occurred" error
      messages generated to Windows System Event log on server boot/reboot

Version:ZA10A350 (28 May 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HPE requires users update to this version immediately.


The following issue is resolved in BIOS firmware version ZA10A350:

  • NIC and HDD are detected as removable devices
Enhancements

The following enhancement is available in BIOS firmware version ZA10A350:

  • The update of microcode patch from 0x6006118 to 600611A

Version:ZA10A340 (15 Mar 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


- Read realtime HW thermal alert again.
- Change thermal alert's temp low limit to default value 0x81(-127).


Version:ZA10A330 (29 Jan 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


The following issue is resolved in system ROM version ZA10A330:

  • TPM FW 5.51 update failure
Enhancements

The following enhancements are available in system ROM version ZA10A330:

  • Added: 
    • Text on POST and BIOS menu to redirect users for RAID setting
    • Marvell RAID utility into BIOS shell
    • EzFmpFwUpdate for TPM firmware update
  • Optimised:
    • Hiding of TPM setup items
    • Copyright updated to 2018

Version:ZA10A320 (12 Oct 2017)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


  • Correct memory error of SMBIOS HCT testing
  • Update for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 certification.
  • Add ACPI table BERT and HEST to report memory error

Version:ZA10A290 (23 Jun 2017)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


  • Update Fan curve table and thermal alert/trip setting.
  • Add HPE HBA card support.
  • Update thermal shutdown methodology.

Version:ZA10A280 (15 Jun 2017)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


Initial release of system BIOS for HPE MicroServer Gen10 Server


Type: BIOS (Entitlement Required) - System ROM
Version: ZA10A360(13 Jul 2018)
Operating System(s):
OS Independent

Description

This package provides updated system ROM images for HPE MicroServer Gen10 Server running UEFI.

Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:

When updating the System BIOS from version ZA10A320 (or earlier) to version ZA10A330 (or later), the following system BIOS configuration settings will revert to their factory default values:

  • System time and date
  • Hard drive configuration
  • Boot device sequence
  • System passwords
  • Security setup

Before performing the BIOS update, manually record the user customized values for these listed BIOS settings so they can be restored after completing the BIOS update.


To ensure the integrity of your download, HPE recommends verifying your results with this SHA-256 Checksum value:

92e7c8261d76b2f367c6546a83b55d705071f0bd47776618aa35b5480c078db5 System_BIOS_v_ZA10A360_for_MicroServer_Gen10_UEFI.zip

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:

  1. Download the zip file to a directory on the target server.
  2. Unzip the file to a temporary directory or USB key.
  3. Switch to the "System_BIOS_v_ZA10A360_for_MicroServer_Gen10_UEFI" folder and verify that the following files are extracted:
    • EFI folder
    • Instruction.txt
    • releasenote.txt
    • ZA10A360.rom
  4. Reboot the system and boot to the embedded UEFI shell.
  5. Select the target device containing the downloaded firmware by issuing "fsx:", and then press Enter ("x" is the number of the target storage device number in the UEFI shell).
  6. Switch to the "EFI" folder.
  7. Execute "flashbios.nsh" and press Enter to start the firmware update.
  8. After the firmware update process is completed, power cycle the system to ensure that the update is applied and to maintain hardware stability.
  9. Check the BIOS settings and if needed, configure these settings to restore the user customized values.

Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1
OpenSSL License Agreement, Version 0.9.8
UEFI EDK2 License


Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Important:

When updating the System BIOS from version ZA10A320 (or earlier) to version ZA10A330 (or later), the following system BIOS configuration settings will revert to their factory default values:

  • System time and date
  • Hard drive configuration
  • Boot device sequence
  • System passwords
  • Security setup

Before performing the BIOS update, manually record the user customized values for these listed BIOS settings so they can be restored after completing the BIOS update.


Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


The following issue is resolved in BIOS firmware version ZA10A360:

  • Microsoft-Windows-WHEA-Logger Event ID 22, "A fatal hardware error occurred" error
      messages generated to Windows System Event log on server boot/reboot

Important

When updating the System BIOS from version ZA10A320 (or earlier) to version ZA10A330 (or later), the following system BIOS configuration settings will revert to their factory default values:

  • System time and date
  • Hard drive configuration
  • Boot device sequence
  • System passwords
  • Security setup

Before performing the BIOS update, manually record the user customized values for these listed BIOS settings so they can be restored after completing the BIOS update.

Revision History

Version:ZA10A360 (13 Jul 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


The following issue is resolved in BIOS firmware version ZA10A360:

  • Microsoft-Windows-WHEA-Logger Event ID 22, "A fatal hardware error occurred" error
      messages generated to Windows System Event log on server boot/reboot

Version:ZA10A350 (28 May 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Critical - HPE requires users update to this version immediately.


The following issue is resolved in BIOS firmware version ZA10A350:

  • NIC and HDD are detected as removable devices
Enhancements

The following enhancement is available in BIOS firmware version ZA10A350:

  • The update of microcode patch from 0x6006118 to 600611A

Version:ZA10A340 (15 Mar 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


- Read realtime HW thermal alert again.
- Change thermal alert's temp low limit to default value 0x81(-127).


Version:ZA10A330 (29 Jan 2018)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


The following issue is resolved in system ROM version ZA10A330:

  • TPM FW 5.51 update failure
Enhancements

The following enhancements are available in system ROM version ZA10A330:

  • Added: 
    • Text on POST and BIOS menu to redirect users for RAID setting
    • Marvell RAID utility into BIOS shell
    • EzFmpFwUpdate for TPM firmware update
  • Optimised:
    • Hiding of TPM setup items
    • Copyright updated to 2018

Version:ZA10A320 (12 Oct 2017)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


  • Correct memory error of SMBIOS HCT testing
  • Update for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 certification.
  • Add ACPI table BERT and HEST to report memory error

Version:ZA10A290 (23 Jun 2017)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


  • Update Fan curve table and thermal alert/trip setting.
  • Add HPE HBA card support.
  • Update thermal shutdown methodology.

Version:ZA10A280 (15 Jun 2017)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


Initial release of system BIOS for HPE MicroServer Gen10 Server


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