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* RECOMMENDED * HPE P2000 G3 1TB and 2TB 6G SATA 7.2K rpm LFF Drive Models (ST1000NM0033 and ST2000NM0033) Hard Drive Firmware

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Type: Firmware - SATA Storage Disk
Version: SN07(15 Feb 2018)
Operating System(s): HP-UX 11.23
HP-UX 11.31 (IA)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86-64)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
VMware ESXi 5.0
VMware vSphere 5.1
VMware vSphere 5.5
VMware vSphere 6.0
VMware vSphere 6.5
Multi-part download
File name: HP_ST1000NM0033-9ZM_SN07.fla (1.7 MB)
File name: HP_ST2000NM0033-9ZM_SN07.fla (1.7 MB)
The firmware available in this download is specifically packaged for flashing the LFF hard drive models ST1000NM0033 (1TB 6G SATA 7.2K) and ST2000NM0033 (2TB 6G SATA 7.2K) when configured in HPE P2000 G3 Storage Array.

Following enhancements were added to this version of firmware:

  • Change default EPC settings.
  • Change minimum default Idle B timer from 5 minutes to 2minutes.
  • Enable new sweep seek implementation.
  • Improve latency when drive transitions into Idle.

Prerequisites:

WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart devices during a firmware update. If the update is interrupted or there is a power failure, the module could become inoperative. If this occurs, contact technical support. The module may need to be returned to the factory for reprogramming.

CAUTION: Before upgrading firmware, ensure that the storage system configuration is stable and is not being reconfigured or changed in any way. If configuration changes are in progress, monitor them and wait until they are completed before proceeding with the upgrade.

IMPORTANT: As with any firmware upgrade, it is a recommended best practice to ensure that you have a full backup prior to the upgrade.

NOTE:

  • Drives of the same model in the storage system must have the same firmware revision.
  • To install this firmware, you must download the firmware package from the HPE website and save the file to your local filesystem.

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

2e085dd5c8170d7fab46bcd0aff9ac7e353cda1ca4e41782ac20c09e9560dbc7 HP_ST2000NM0033-9ZM_SN07.fla
79b44a6b40760acc662873ae6c8c3409c2528c984163a9c3a0f35d65b298e95a HP_ST1000NM0033-9ZM_SN07.fla

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is not required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:

Installation instructions using Storage Management Utility (SMU):

  1. Place the downloaded firmware file in a temporary directory.
  2. Stop I/O to controller before starting the firmware update.
  3. Login to the SMU. For SMU [v2] select Tools > Update Firmware. A table displays currently installed firmware versions.
  4. Select the drives to update. Click Browse and select the firmware file to install.
  5. Click Install Disk Firmware File.
  6. Wait for progress messages to specify that the update is complete.
  7. In the SMU display, verify that the proper firmware version appears for each disk drive.

Installation instructions using FTP: 

Using the SMU, prepare to use FTP:

  • Determine the network-port IP addresses of the system controllers.
  • Verify that the system FTP service is enabled.
  • Verify that the user you will login, has permission to use the FTP interface and manage access rights.

Obtain address of the disks:

  • Obtain the address of each disk to be loaded in the form (for example, 0:1 and 1:9) and obtain the firmware revision of each of these disks.
  • Determine which disks need to be updated based on the revision.
  • Note: In SMU [v2], the disk addresses are displayed by clicking on each enclosure in the Configuration View, present in the left pane and then selecting the desired disk. The needed data is displayed in the fields labeled 'Enclosure ID', 'Slot' and 'Revision'. 
  • Note: In the CLI, enter 'show disks'. The required information is displayed in the columns labeled 'Location' and 'Revision'.

Instructions for updating disk firmware using FTP:

  1. Stop all I/O to controller before starting the firmware update.
  2. Place the downloaded firmware file in a temporary directory.
  3. Open a command prompt (Windows) or a terminal window (UNIX), and navigate to the directory containing the firmware file to load.
  4. Enter ftp <ip address>. (For example: ftp 10.1.0.9)
  5. Login via FTP with username and password having manage access rights
  6. To update a specific drive, type "put FILENAME disk:ENCLOSURE-ID:SLOT-NUMBER" where FILENAME is the name of new firmware image to load, ENCLOSURE-ID is the enclosure number and SLOT-NUMBER is the slot number of the drive in the enclosure.
  7. It typically takes several minutes for the firmware update progress messages to be displayed in this FTP interface during this time. WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart during the firmware update as this can result in loss of capabilities for this unit.
  8. Repeat steps 6-7 for each disk to update in each enclosure.
  9. Using SMU or CLI verify that the proper firmware version appears for each disk drive.

 


End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1


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


Important:

WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart devices during a firmware update. If the update is interrupted or there is a power failure, the module could become inoperative. If this occurs, contact technical support. The module may need to be returned to the factory for reprogramming.

CAUTION: Before upgrading firmware, ensure that the storage system configuration is stable and is not being reconfigured or changed in any way. If configuration changes are in progress, monitor them and wait until they are completed before proceeding with the upgrade.

IMPORTANT: As with any firmware upgrade, it is a recommended best practice to ensure that you have a full backup prior to the upgrade.

NOTE:

  • Drives of the same model in the storage system must have the same firmware revision.
  • To install this firmware, you must download the firmware package from the HPE website and save the file to your local filesystem.

Supported Devices and Features:

Firmware on the listed drives can be updated when attached to any of the following Storage Systems:

  • HPE P2000 G3 10GbE iSCSI MSA Dual Controller LFF Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 iSCSI MSA Dual Controller LFF Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 SAS MSA Dual Controller LFF Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 MSA FC Dual Controller LFF Modular Smart Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 MSA FC/iSCSI Dual Combo Controller LFF Array
  • HPE P2000 Dual I/O LFF Drive Enclosure
  • HPE P2000 LFF Drive Enclosure I/O Module

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


Following issues were fixed in this release of firmware:

  • EPC standby timer reporting incorrect value.
  • Possible sequential throughput loss when exiting Idle modes. 
  • Possible 0B/10/03 errors when performing sequential reads with RDPROTECT options.
  • Issue where multi job fio workload would not trigger Read Look Ahead.
  • Issue where drive may not spin up correctly when using staggered spin-up.
  • Error log not reporting correct LBA.
  • Potential long CCT during sequential read verify test.
  • Max and min temperatures reporting incorrectly.

WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart devices during a firmware update. If the update is interrupted or there is a power failure, the module could become inoperative. If this occurs, contact technical support. The module may need to be returned to the factory for reprogramming.

CAUTION: Before upgrading firmware, ensure that the storage system configuration is stable and is not being reconfigured or changed in any way. If configuration changes are in progress, monitor them and wait until they are completed before proceeding with the upgrade.

IMPORTANT: As with any firmware upgrade, it is a recommended best practice to ensure that you have a full backup prior to the upgrade.

NOTE:

  • Drives of the same model in the storage system must have the same firmware revision.
  • To install this firmware, you must download the firmware package from the HPE website and save the file to your local filesystem.
Version:SN07 (15 Feb 2018)
Fixes

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


Following issues were fixed in this release of firmware:

  • EPC standby timer reporting incorrect value.
  • Possible sequential throughput loss when exiting Idle modes. 
  • Possible 0B/10/03 errors when performing sequential reads with RDPROTECT options.
  • Issue where multi job fio workload would not trigger Read Look Ahead.
  • Issue where drive may not spin up correctly when using staggered spin-up.
  • Error log not reporting correct LBA.
  • Potential long CCT during sequential read verify test.
  • Max and min temperatures reporting incorrectly.
Enhancements

Following enhancements were added to this version of firmware:

  • Change default EPC settings.
  • Change minimum default Idle B timer from 5 minutes to 2minutes.
  • Enable new sweep seek implementation.
  • Improve latency when drive transitions into Idle.

Version:SN06 (8 Mar 2016)
Enhancements

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


Following enhancement is added in this version of firmware:

  • Improvements have been made to enhance drive reliability, performance and handle sudden shock situations.

Type: Firmware - SATA Storage Disk
Version: SN07(15 Feb 2018)
Operating System(s):
HP-UX 11.23
HP-UX 11.31 (IA)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server (x86-64)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Server
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
VMware ESXi 5.0
VMware vSphere 5.1
VMware vSphere 5.5
VMware vSphere 6.0
VMware vSphere 6.5

Description

The firmware available in this download is specifically packaged for flashing the LFF hard drive models ST1000NM0033 (1TB 6G SATA 7.2K) and ST2000NM0033 (2TB 6G SATA 7.2K) when configured in HPE P2000 G3 Storage Array.

Enhancements

Following enhancements were added to this version of firmware:

  • Change default EPC settings.
  • Change minimum default Idle B timer from 5 minutes to 2minutes.
  • Enable new sweep seek implementation.
  • Improve latency when drive transitions into Idle.

Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:

WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart devices during a firmware update. If the update is interrupted or there is a power failure, the module could become inoperative. If this occurs, contact technical support. The module may need to be returned to the factory for reprogramming.

CAUTION: Before upgrading firmware, ensure that the storage system configuration is stable and is not being reconfigured or changed in any way. If configuration changes are in progress, monitor them and wait until they are completed before proceeding with the upgrade.

IMPORTANT: As with any firmware upgrade, it is a recommended best practice to ensure that you have a full backup prior to the upgrade.

NOTE:

  • Drives of the same model in the storage system must have the same firmware revision.
  • To install this firmware, you must download the firmware package from the HPE website and save the file to your local filesystem.

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

2e085dd5c8170d7fab46bcd0aff9ac7e353cda1ca4e41782ac20c09e9560dbc7 HP_ST2000NM0033-9ZM_SN07.fla
79b44a6b40760acc662873ae6c8c3409c2528c984163a9c3a0f35d65b298e95a HP_ST1000NM0033-9ZM_SN07.fla

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is not required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:

Installation instructions using Storage Management Utility (SMU):

  1. Place the downloaded firmware file in a temporary directory.
  2. Stop I/O to controller before starting the firmware update.
  3. Login to the SMU. For SMU [v2] select Tools > Update Firmware. A table displays currently installed firmware versions.
  4. Select the drives to update. Click Browse and select the firmware file to install.
  5. Click Install Disk Firmware File.
  6. Wait for progress messages to specify that the update is complete.
  7. In the SMU display, verify that the proper firmware version appears for each disk drive.

Installation instructions using FTP: 

Using the SMU, prepare to use FTP:

  • Determine the network-port IP addresses of the system controllers.
  • Verify that the system FTP service is enabled.
  • Verify that the user you will login, has permission to use the FTP interface and manage access rights.

Obtain address of the disks:

  • Obtain the address of each disk to be loaded in the form (for example, 0:1 and 1:9) and obtain the firmware revision of each of these disks.
  • Determine which disks need to be updated based on the revision.
  • Note: In SMU [v2], the disk addresses are displayed by clicking on each enclosure in the Configuration View, present in the left pane and then selecting the desired disk. The needed data is displayed in the fields labeled 'Enclosure ID', 'Slot' and 'Revision'. 
  • Note: In the CLI, enter 'show disks'. The required information is displayed in the columns labeled 'Location' and 'Revision'.

Instructions for updating disk firmware using FTP:

  1. Stop all I/O to controller before starting the firmware update.
  2. Place the downloaded firmware file in a temporary directory.
  3. Open a command prompt (Windows) or a terminal window (UNIX), and navigate to the directory containing the firmware file to load.
  4. Enter ftp <ip address>. (For example: ftp 10.1.0.9)
  5. Login via FTP with username and password having manage access rights
  6. To update a specific drive, type "put FILENAME disk:ENCLOSURE-ID:SLOT-NUMBER" where FILENAME is the name of new firmware image to load, ENCLOSURE-ID is the enclosure number and SLOT-NUMBER is the slot number of the drive in the enclosure.
  7. It typically takes several minutes for the firmware update progress messages to be displayed in this FTP interface during this time. WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart during the firmware update as this can result in loss of capabilities for this unit.
  8. Repeat steps 6-7 for each disk to update in each enclosure.
  9. Using SMU or CLI verify that the proper firmware version appears for each disk drive.

 


Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1


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


Important:

WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart devices during a firmware update. If the update is interrupted or there is a power failure, the module could become inoperative. If this occurs, contact technical support. The module may need to be returned to the factory for reprogramming.

CAUTION: Before upgrading firmware, ensure that the storage system configuration is stable and is not being reconfigured or changed in any way. If configuration changes are in progress, monitor them and wait until they are completed before proceeding with the upgrade.

IMPORTANT: As with any firmware upgrade, it is a recommended best practice to ensure that you have a full backup prior to the upgrade.

NOTE:

  • Drives of the same model in the storage system must have the same firmware revision.
  • To install this firmware, you must download the firmware package from the HPE website and save the file to your local filesystem.

Supported Devices and Features:

Firmware on the listed drives can be updated when attached to any of the following Storage Systems:

  • HPE P2000 G3 10GbE iSCSI MSA Dual Controller LFF Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 iSCSI MSA Dual Controller LFF Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 SAS MSA Dual Controller LFF Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 MSA FC Dual Controller LFF Modular Smart Array System
  • HPE P2000 G3 MSA FC/iSCSI Dual Combo Controller LFF Array
  • HPE P2000 Dual I/O LFF Drive Enclosure
  • HPE P2000 LFF Drive Enclosure I/O Module

Fixes

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


Following issues were fixed in this release of firmware:

  • EPC standby timer reporting incorrect value.
  • Possible sequential throughput loss when exiting Idle modes. 
  • Possible 0B/10/03 errors when performing sequential reads with RDPROTECT options.
  • Issue where multi job fio workload would not trigger Read Look Ahead.
  • Issue where drive may not spin up correctly when using staggered spin-up.
  • Error log not reporting correct LBA.
  • Potential long CCT during sequential read verify test.
  • Max and min temperatures reporting incorrectly.

Important

WARNING! Do not power cycle or restart devices during a firmware update. If the update is interrupted or there is a power failure, the module could become inoperative. If this occurs, contact technical support. The module may need to be returned to the factory for reprogramming.

CAUTION: Before upgrading firmware, ensure that the storage system configuration is stable and is not being reconfigured or changed in any way. If configuration changes are in progress, monitor them and wait until they are completed before proceeding with the upgrade.

IMPORTANT: As with any firmware upgrade, it is a recommended best practice to ensure that you have a full backup prior to the upgrade.

NOTE:

  • Drives of the same model in the storage system must have the same firmware revision.
  • To install this firmware, you must download the firmware package from the HPE website and save the file to your local filesystem.

Revision History

Version:SN07 (15 Feb 2018)
Fixes

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


Following issues were fixed in this release of firmware:

  • EPC standby timer reporting incorrect value.
  • Possible sequential throughput loss when exiting Idle modes. 
  • Possible 0B/10/03 errors when performing sequential reads with RDPROTECT options.
  • Issue where multi job fio workload would not trigger Read Look Ahead.
  • Issue where drive may not spin up correctly when using staggered spin-up.
  • Error log not reporting correct LBA.
  • Potential long CCT during sequential read verify test.
  • Max and min temperatures reporting incorrectly.
Enhancements

Following enhancements were added to this version of firmware:

  • Change default EPC settings.
  • Change minimum default Idle B timer from 5 minutes to 2minutes.
  • Enable new sweep seek implementation.
  • Improve latency when drive transitions into Idle.

Version:SN06 (8 Mar 2016)
Enhancements

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


Following enhancement is added in this version of firmware:

  • Improvements have been made to enhance drive reliability, performance and handle sudden shock situations.

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