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VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack

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Type: Application (Login Required) - System Management
Version: 1.2(6 Oct 2020)
Operating System(s): VMware ESXi 7.0
The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 is a comprehensive systems software and firmware update solution, which is delivered as a single ISO image. This solution uses Smart Update Manager (SUM) as the deployment tool and is tested on all supported HPE Gen10 and Gen10 Plus servers supporting ESXi 7.0 U1 as defined in the documentation located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2. The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components.

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.


The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 release contains components supporting the HPE ProLiant and Apollo Gen10 and Gen10 Plus server platforms and options. This VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack contains Smart Update Manager (SUM) 8.7.0,  firmware, software  and driver support for:

 

     * VMware ESXi 7.0 U1

 

For a complete list of components on the ISO, see the VMware Upgrade Pack v1.2 Component Release Notes located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

 

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

e515a490ded04a024caed3b7fbd674261d9b03992f16c955f41649b0c6608a89 SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23.iso.md5sum
6d39cd29a271973eaff356562b2d36cd9cd5852fed5941c23db2d264a885431c SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23.iso
e46b8c302d6c66f4c781895118e2c4362634dbab25af159880caf75d08a5e5cb SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23_Components.sha256
b838a34d254dcbd869c5c88bb8a9b91d664b48504bb3535167d0be476ece9538 SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23_Components.md5
1caf6d0764318d075d30ca1f9dd684845dab85a6c904051a863ee8144c2d9b78 SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23.iso.sha2sum

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


Installation:

There are two methods for using the HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack to update your ProLiant servers and Apollo servers: Online mode and Offline mode.

Online mode - Runs on a Windows or Linux hosted operating system and then connect to the server running ESXi as a remote node and the iLO for that server.

  • Interactive mode - Follow the onscreen steps to update firmware components. To initiate deployment in interactive mode, run the launch_sum.bat (windows) or launch_sum.sh (Linux) script which is found in the root of the .ISO image

Offline mode - Server is booted to the .ISO image

  • Automatic mode - Firmware components will be updated without interaction
  • Automatic mode will by default run firmware update without any user interaction after sitting 10 seconds at the menu screen when an SPP .iso image is used to boot the server.
  • Interactive mode - Follow the onscreen steps to update firmware components

Click here http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2 for the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack Release Notes.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:


End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1
BSD License
gSOAP Software End User License Agreement
Libcurl End User License Agreement
The MIT License Agreement
OpenSSL License Agreement
zlib End User License Agreement
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement
OpenSSL License Agreement, Version 0.9.8
PNG Graphics File Format Software End User License Agreement
UEFI EDK2 License
BladeSystem Onboard Administrator Software End User License Agreement
Apache License Version 2.0, January 2004
Eclipse License
GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2.1, February 1999
Boost License
Boost-MIT Combined License
BSD 4 Clause License
BSD 2 Clause License
The “New” BSD License
CDDL License
Distributable Code for Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 SDK
FreeBSD License
GNU General Public License, Version 3.0
GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2, June 1991
Microsoft Software License Terms Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013 And Trial Edition
MOZILLA PUBLIC LICENSE Version 1.1
OpenLDAP Software End User License Agreement
OpenPegasus License
PHP License, Version 3.01
Sun Microsystems Inc. Swing Graphical End User License Agreement
7-zip License
Net-SNMP License
SNIA License


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.


Important:

Refer to the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack documentation located on vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack is not supported with VMware ESXi 7.0.

 

The ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack also contains the updated bootloader to address the UEFI Secure Boot Evasion Vulnerability aka BootHole. For more information see: https://www.hpe.com/us/en/services/security-vulnerability.html.  


Notes:

The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 Release Notes are available at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

For a specific list of firmware and software smart components included with this ISO, please see the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack Component Release Notes at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

For firmware and driver support for specific hardware, go to the following URL: http://www.hpe.com/support.


Supported Devices and Features:

For supported hardware, see the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack Component Release Notes at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2 and the HPE Server Support Matrix at http://www.hpe.com/servers/vmwarecert


Refer to the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack documentation located on vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack is not supported with VMware ESXi 7.0.

 

The ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack also contains the updated bootloader to address the UEFI Secure Boot Evasion Vulnerability aka BootHole. For more information see: https://www.hpe.com/us/en/services/security-vulnerability.html.  

Version:1.2 (6 Oct 2020)
Enhancements

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.


The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 release contains components supporting the HPE ProLiant and Apollo Gen10 and Gen10 Plus server platforms and options. This VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack contains Smart Update Manager (SUM) 8.7.0,  firmware, software  and driver support for:

 

     * VMware ESXi 7.0 U1

 

For a complete list of components on the ISO, see the VMware Upgrade Pack v1.2 Component Release Notes located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

 


Version:1.1(A) (8 Sep 2020)
Enhancements

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.


The VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack v1.1 release contains components supporting the HPE ProLiant and Apollo Gen10 and Gen10 Plus server platforms and options. This VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack contains Smart Update Manager (SUM) 8.5.6,  firmware, software  and driver support for:

 

     * VMware ESXi 7.0

 

For a complete list of components on the ISO, see the VMware Upgrade Pack v1.1 Component Release Notes located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.1.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

   

Version:1.1 (23 Jun 2020)
Enhancements

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.


** Removed ** The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack v1.0 is no longer available for download. Replacement version 1.1(A) is available at https://downloads.hpe.com/pub/softlib2/software1/cd-generic/p2084084329/v185348


Version:1.0 (29 Apr 2020)
Enhancements

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.


** Removed ** The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack v1.0 is no longer available for download. Replacement version 1.1(A) is available at https://downloads.hpe.com/pub/softlib2/software1/cd-generic/p2084084329/v185348


Type: Application (Login Required) - System Management
Version: 1.2(6 Oct 2020)
Operating System(s):
VMware ESXi 7.0

Description

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 is a comprehensive systems software and firmware update solution, which is delivered as a single ISO image. This solution uses Smart Update Manager (SUM) as the deployment tool and is tested on all supported HPE Gen10 and Gen10 Plus servers supporting ESXi 7.0 U1 as defined in the documentation located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2. The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components.

Enhancements

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.


The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 release contains components supporting the HPE ProLiant and Apollo Gen10 and Gen10 Plus server platforms and options. This VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack contains Smart Update Manager (SUM) 8.7.0,  firmware, software  and driver support for:

 

     * VMware ESXi 7.0 U1

 

For a complete list of components on the ISO, see the VMware Upgrade Pack v1.2 Component Release Notes located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

 

Installation Instructions

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

e515a490ded04a024caed3b7fbd674261d9b03992f16c955f41649b0c6608a89 SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23.iso.md5sum
6d39cd29a271973eaff356562b2d36cd9cd5852fed5941c23db2d264a885431c SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23.iso
e46b8c302d6c66f4c781895118e2c4362634dbab25af159880caf75d08a5e5cb SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23_Components.sha256
b838a34d254dcbd869c5c88bb8a9b91d664b48504bb3535167d0be476ece9538 SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23_Components.md5
1caf6d0764318d075d30ca1f9dd684845dab85a6c904051a863ee8144c2d9b78 SPP-VUP12.2020_0928.23.iso.sha2sum

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


Installation:

There are two methods for using the HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack to update your ProLiant servers and Apollo servers: Online mode and Offline mode.

Online mode - Runs on a Windows or Linux hosted operating system and then connect to the server running ESXi as a remote node and the iLO for that server.

  • Interactive mode - Follow the onscreen steps to update firmware components. To initiate deployment in interactive mode, run the launch_sum.bat (windows) or launch_sum.sh (Linux) script which is found in the root of the .ISO image

Offline mode - Server is booted to the .ISO image

  • Automatic mode - Firmware components will be updated without interaction
  • Automatic mode will by default run firmware update without any user interaction after sitting 10 seconds at the menu screen when an SPP .iso image is used to boot the server.
  • Interactive mode - Follow the onscreen steps to update firmware components

Click here http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2 for the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack Release Notes.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:


Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1
BSD License
gSOAP Software End User License Agreement
Libcurl End User License Agreement
The MIT License Agreement
OpenSSL License Agreement
zlib End User License Agreement
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement
OpenSSL License Agreement, Version 0.9.8
PNG Graphics File Format Software End User License Agreement
UEFI EDK2 License
BladeSystem Onboard Administrator Software End User License Agreement
Apache License Version 2.0, January 2004
Eclipse License
GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2.1, February 1999
Boost License
Boost-MIT Combined License
BSD 4 Clause License
BSD 2 Clause License
The “New” BSD License
CDDL License
Distributable Code for Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 SDK
FreeBSD License
GNU General Public License, Version 3.0
GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2, June 1991
Microsoft Software License Terms Microsoft Visual Studio Professional 2013 And Trial Edition
MOZILLA PUBLIC LICENSE Version 1.1
OpenLDAP Software End User License Agreement
OpenPegasus License
PHP License, Version 3.01
Sun Microsystems Inc. Swing Graphical End User License Agreement
7-zip License
Net-SNMP License
SNIA License


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.


Important:

Refer to the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack documentation located on vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack is not supported with VMware ESXi 7.0.

 

The ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack also contains the updated bootloader to address the UEFI Secure Boot Evasion Vulnerability aka BootHole. For more information see: https://www.hpe.com/us/en/services/security-vulnerability.html.  


Notes:

The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 Release Notes are available at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

For a specific list of firmware and software smart components included with this ISO, please see the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack Component Release Notes at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

For firmware and driver support for specific hardware, go to the following URL: http://www.hpe.com/support.


Supported Devices and Features:

For supported hardware, see the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack Component Release Notes at: http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2 and the HPE Server Support Matrix at http://www.hpe.com/servers/vmwarecert


Important

Refer to the VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack documentation located on vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack is not supported with VMware ESXi 7.0.

 

The ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack also contains the updated bootloader to address the UEFI Secure Boot Evasion Vulnerability aka BootHole. For more information see: https://www.hpe.com/us/en/services/security-vulnerability.html.  

Revision History

Version:1.2 (6 Oct 2020)
Enhancements

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.


The VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack v1.2 release contains components supporting the HPE ProLiant and Apollo Gen10 and Gen10 Plus server platforms and options. This VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack contains Smart Update Manager (SUM) 8.7.0,  firmware, software  and driver support for:

 

     * VMware ESXi 7.0 U1

 

For a complete list of components on the ISO, see the VMware Upgrade Pack v1.2 Component Release Notes located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.2

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 U1 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

 


Version:1.1(A) (8 Sep 2020)
Enhancements

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.


The VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack v1.1 release contains components supporting the HPE ProLiant and Apollo Gen10 and Gen10 Plus server platforms and options. This VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack contains Smart Update Manager (SUM) 8.5.6,  firmware, software  and driver support for:

 

     * VMware ESXi 7.0

 

For a complete list of components on the ISO, see the VMware Upgrade Pack v1.1 Component Release Notes located at http://vibsdepot.hpe.com/VMwareSPPComponentReleaseNotes/VUP_1.1.

 

The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack does not contain Synergy specific components. Information on the Synergy custom SPP is available at:

   

Version:1.1 (23 Jun 2020)
Enhancements

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.


** Removed ** The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack v1.0 is no longer available for download. Replacement version 1.1(A) is available at https://downloads.hpe.com/pub/softlib2/software1/cd-generic/p2084084329/v185348


Version:1.0 (29 Apr 2020)
Enhancements

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.


** Removed ** The HPE VMware ESXi 7.0 Upgrade Pack v1.0 is no longer available for download. Replacement version 1.1(A) is available at https://downloads.hpe.com/pub/softlib2/software1/cd-generic/p2084084329/v185348


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