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HPE Broadcom NX1 Online Firmware Upgrade Utility for Windows Server x64 Editions

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Type: Firmware - Network
Version: 5.0.0.24(24 Oct 2016)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Essential Business
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Small Business
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Essentials
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard and Essentials
File name: cp029395.exe (6.1 MB)
This package contains the utilities and binaries for upgrading HPE ProLiant Broadcom NX1 Gigabit Ethernet NICs Boot code, PXE, UMP, NCSI, and CCM code running under Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64 Editions, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2.

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.


This product now supports Windows Server 2016.

Prerequisites:

This package requires the HPE Broadcom 1Gb Driver for Windows Server x64 Editions be installed before firmware can be updated.


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

f1c9b6b4b21b527159857146184292a5f1007475859e49480d134467b64aff30 cp029395.exe

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


Installation:
Download the Smart Component to a directory on your hard drive and change to that directory. The downloaded file is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the Smart Component Number.

From that drive and directory, execute the downloaded file.

Click the "Install" button to proceed with the installation.

Network connectivity may stop during the upgrade process and may need to be restarted after completion.


End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1


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:

HPE recommends HPE Broadcom 1Gb Driver for Windows Server x64 Editions, version 17.4.0.0, for use with this firmware.


Notes:

This software package contains combo image v17.4.35 with the following firmware versions:
 

NIC Boot Code Version PXE Version NCSI Version UEFI Version CCM Version
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (18D2) 1.65 17.2.1 1.3.15 n/a 17.2.0
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (22BD) 2.10 17.4.1
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter (22BE)
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
1.46 17.4.1
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter (3372)
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter
1.46 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter (2133) 1.39 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter (22E8)
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter
1.39 17.4.1

 


HPE recommends HPE Broadcom 1Gb Driver for Windows Server x64 Editions, version 17.4.0.0, for use with this firmware.

Version:5.2.3.0 (17 Jul 2020)
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.


This product corrects the wrong spare number while it was originally not the same as what was written on the label of package.


Version:5.2.0.5 (9 Mar 2020)
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.


This product addresses an issue where Legacy Boot Protocol(System Utilities -> System Configuration -> NIC HII menu -> BA Configuration Menu) changes from None to PXE.
This product addresses an issue where it would be forced to exit System Utilities when select Port 2 & Port 3(System Utilities -> System Configuration -> NIC HII menu).


Version:5.2.0.0 (20 Dec 2019)
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.


This product corrects an issue where random PXE boot installation failures occur when booting in UEFI mode.

Enhancements

This product no longer supports the following ProLiant Blade servers:

  •   HPE ProLiant BL660c Gen9 Server   
  •   HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen10 Server   
  •   HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen9 Server  
  •   HPE Synergy 680 Gen9 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 660 Gen10 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 660 Gen9 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 620 Gen9 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 480 Gen10 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 480 Gen9 Compute Module

Version:5.1.5.0 (12 Aug 2019)
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.


This product now installs correctly on systems using the Device Guard feature while running Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019.


Version:5.1.4.0 (2 Apr 2019)
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.


This product corrects an issue where an incorrect device (Network Controller) name is displayed in the RBSU.


Version:5.1.3.6 (27 Nov 2018)
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.


This product now supports Windows Server 2019.


Version:5.1.3.0 (26 Jun 2018)
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.


This product addresses an issue where the NIC Serial Number for the HPE Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter is not displayed in AHS.

The firmware in this product  addresses an issue where the "Reboot Required" icon is not highlighted after a NIC firmware update (via System Utilities->Embedded Application->Firmware Update) completes.


Version:5.1.2.2 (5 Feb 2018)
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.


  • This product corrects an issue where an adapter’s configuration menu doesn't prompt for reboot after changes are made that require a reboot.
  • This firmware now correctly displays a progress bar information when updating the firmware via the ‘Firmware Update’ feature (under ‘System Utilities->Embedded Applications’). 

Version:5.1.1.0 (25 Sep 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.


This product addresses an issue where negative temperatures on the adapter are incorrectly displayed in Integrated Lights Out (iLO).
This product addresses an issue where an incorrect firmware image is landed on an adapter.
This product addresses an issue where an adapter's configuration menu doesn't correctly prompt for reboot after changes are made that require a reboot.


Version:5.1.0.4 (12 Jul 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.


This product addresses an issue where an adapter disappears when the system configuration settings are restored to defaults.

This product addresses an issue where iLO displays erroneous 11020 SNMP Trap messages.  The false trap messages register in iLO every 15 to 60 minutes.


Version:5.0.0.24 (24 Oct 2016)
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.


This product now supports Windows Server 2016.


Version:5.0.0.22 (26 Sep 2016)
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.


This product addresses an issue where the server makes high speed fan noise after the PXE firmware on the adapter is updated to version 17.0.2.


Version:5.0.0.7 (1 Apr 2016)
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.


This product addresses an Uncorrectable Machine Check Exception error reported in the Integrated Management Log in the iLO.

This product addresses an issue where the IPv6 PXE boot entry may not show up in the 'One-Time Boot Menu' under the 'System Utilities' (F9 during POST).

This product addresses an issue where the existing firmware present on the adapter is incorrectly reported.

This product addresses an issue where the reported bootcode version is incorrect after the combo image is landed on the adapter.


Version:5.0.0.1(B) (1 Oct 2015)
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.


This product addresses an issue where Gen8 systems with a HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter LOM can no longer PXE boot after a firmware update.


Version:5.0.0.1 (1 Oct 2015)
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.


This product now supports the HP Ethernet 1 Gb 2-port 332i Adapter (22E8).


Version:4.0.1.17 (15 Jun 2015)
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.


This product addresses an issue where the sideband traffic on the second port stops after a system warm reboot when both ports are enabled for transmit and the first port is linked down.

Enhancements

This product now supports only Broadcom NX1 devices. NX2 devices are now supported by “HP QLogic NX2 Online Firmware Upgrade Utility for Windows Server x64 Editions.”


Version:4.0.1.13 (30 Mar 2015)
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.


This product contains updated NCSI firmware (v1.3.5) that increases the number of multicast MAC address filters that can be supported from 2 to 8.


Version:4.0.1.12 (9 Sep 2014)
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.


The bootcode in this product for 578xx devices now correctly reports thermal data.

The updated iSCSI firmware addresses an issue where the iSCSI interface fails to acquire a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) IP address from a server with a host name and root path longer than 32 characters.


Version:4.0.1.11 (9 Sep 2014)
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.


This component no longer installs Comprehensive Configuration Management (CCM) firmware on devices that don’t support CCM. The component will also remove any existing CCM firmware from devices that don’t support it. Having CCM firmware installed on devices that don’t support it can cause the server to fail to boot.

This component no longer fails to correctly install updates on adapters with connection names that exceed 80 characters in length.

This component contains updated boot code for Broadcom 5719 chipset based adapters to correct an issue which results in the device disappearing from the list of PCIe devices after system boot.

Enhancements

This product now supports the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (22BD)
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter (22BE)
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 536FLB Adapter

Version:4.0.0.32(B) (26 Apr 2014)
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.


This component now supports the following network adapters:

  • HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630FLB Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630M Adapter

Version:4.0.0.32 (2 May 2014)
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.


CCM:

  • This component addresses an issue where certain adapters may become non-functional when they are updated with the Comprehensive Configuration Management (CCM) firmware using this firmware update utility. This component now prevents landing of the CCM firmware on adapters that do not support CCM.

FCoE/iSCSI:

  • A system hang seen during the early phase of storage ROM initialization on some platforms has been addressed.
  • The firmware has been updated to use indirect accesses to address a boot failure seen when large Base Address Register (BAR) is enabled in the system BIOS.

Bootcode: 

  • This image addresses an issue where a 5719 chipset device reports “no firmware running” when an inbox driver is used.

NCSI:

  • This image addresses an issue where a Keyboard, Video and Mouse (KVM) session times out when a power cycle loop is performed for a long duration on a system with a Broadcom 5717/5719 chipset device.

Version:4.0.0.22(B) (10 Sep 2013)
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.


This FCoE firmware version addresses an FCoE ROM boot failure to establish connection with FCoE fabric in a certain configuration seen with version 7.8.17.

This FCoE firmware prevents a slowdown in boot time (~8 secs) and a VLAN discovery failure caused by the discovery logic of the FCoE ROM.

This iSCSI firmware addresses an iSCSI ROM Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) failure seen with version 7.8.24.


Version:4.0.0.22 (10 Sep 2013)
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.


This software now supports the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 533FLR-T Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 534FLB Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 534FLR-SFP+ Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 534M Adapter
  • HP StoreFabric CN1100R Dual Port Converged Network Adapter

Version:3.1.1.22 (12 Apr 2013)
Fixes

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


This component contains updated firmware for the following adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter

This firmware corrects a potential NMI which can occur under heavy network stress.


This component contains an updated Managed Boot Agent (MBA) for the HP NC532m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter which addresses an issue where the Media Access Control (MAC) address for port 1 incorrectly shows all zeroes.

Version:3.1.1.21 (19 Feb 2013)
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.


This component addresses an issue where the utility failed to update the firmware if both “silent” and “force” modes are used.

This component addresses an issue where the firmware upgrade utility fails when running in “silent” mode.

This component addresses an issue where an intermittent firmware upgrade failure is reported on the HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter soon after a NIC reset.

Enhancements

This component now supports the HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530T Adapter.


Version:3.1.0.16 (26 Oct 2012)
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.


This component now supports Windows Server 2012.


Version:3.1.0.10 (4 Sep 2012)
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.


This software now supports the HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter.


Version:3.1.0.5 (4 Jun 2012)
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.


This software now supports firmware updates for the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530SFP+ Adapter

Version:3.0.1.6 (27 Mar 2012)
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.


The firmware upgrade utility requested a system reboot without having updated any firmware.

Enhancements

This software now supports firmware updates for the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
  • HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530FLB Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530FLR-SFP+ Adapter
  • HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530M Adapter

Version:2.1.5.9 (D) (17 Oct 2014)
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.


Component packaging has been updated; no impact to product’s functionality.


Version:2.1.5.9 (B) (6 Oct 2010)
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.


This tool now loads/unloads the bnx2x driver, which fixes an upgrade issue.

Enhancements

This component contains updated bootcode for the NC382i/T/m.

This component includes new management firmware the NC326i.

This tool can now downgrade the firmware in silent mode when the "force" switch is used.


Version:2.1.5.7 (8 Feb 2010)
Fixes

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


Update Requirements:
      Recommended: HP recommends that users should update to this firmware version at their earliest convenience.

Problems Fixed:
     • This component contains updated NCSI firmware for the NC382i to resolve an issue where VLAN tagged packets were being dropped when run with latest OEM router. This component also contains updated bootcode for the NC382i, NC382m, and NC382T. This bootcode is require for the new NCSI code.
     • This component contains updated bootcode for the NC532m and NC532i. This firmware will resolve an issue where some NC532 devices may not enumerate correctly.


Version:2.1.5.5 (10 Nov 2009)
Fixes

This component contains updated IPMI firmware for the NC107i network adapter to resolve OS installation issues using PXE.

This component contains updated firmware that resolves an issue on the NC532m where PXE boot would fail when connected to certain switches using the priority field in the VLAN ID.


Version:2.1.5.1 (19 Aug 2009)
Fixes
This component contains updated bootcode for the NC382T network adapter to resolve a boot issue on some servers.
Enhancements
Enhanced component-level logging has been implemented in the smart component installer. The generated log file will be located on the target system in %SYSTEMROOT%\cpqsystem\log directory under the name CPQSETUP.LOG.

Version:2.1.4.8 (28 May 2009)
Fixes
This component contains updated firmware images for the NC325m, NC326m and NC373m network adapters. The updated firmware images resolve an issue with enabling PXE.

Version:2.1.4.5 (27 Mar 2009)
Enhancements

This software now supports firmware updates for the following network adapters:

  • HP NC105i Integrated PCI Express Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC107i Integrated PCI Express Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC382i Integrated Dual Port Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC382m Dual Port 1GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter
  • HP NC382T PCI Express Dual Port Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC532i Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter
  • HP NC532m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter

Version:2.1.3.1 (B) (4 Feb 2009)
Enhancements
This component now supports the detection of TPM - Trusted Platform Module - prior to firmware installation.

Version:2.1.3.1 (7 Oct 2008)
Enhancements

This software now enables 2.5Gb support on c-class LOMs and mezzanine network adapters.


Version:2.1.2.0 (29 Apr 2008)
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.


This software now supports Windows Server 2008 x64 Editions.

This software contains the latest available firmware for the supported NICs.


Version:2.1.0.8 (3 Oct 2007)
Fixes

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


Updated the installation of the option ROM on C-Class adapters so the option ROM executes correctly after being updated.

Updated UMP firmware for HP NC373i Multifunction Adapters. With this firmware, UMP traffic no longer ceases when system is powered up from Vaux, eliminating the need to use the dedicated iLO port.


Version:2.1.0.7 (31 Aug 2007)
Fixes

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


Updated iSCSI Boot option ROM to support iBFT and fixed an issue that caused a hang when connecting to an MPX100.

Enhancements

Updated iSCSI Boot option ROM with iSCSI Boot Firmware Table to support Windows iSCSI boot with crash dump.

Updated iSCSI Boot option ROM to support connecting to an MPX100 target.


Version:2.1.0.6 (13 Jul 2007)
Fixes

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


Updated UMP firmware for HP NC371i Multifunction Adapters. With this firmware, UMP traffic no longer ceases when system is powered up from Vaux, eliminating the need to use the dedicated iLO port.


Version:2.1.0.5(B) (23 May 2007)
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.


This software provides support for firmware updates using HP Smart Update Manager.


Version:2.1.0.5 (26 Mar 2007)
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.


This software provides the following new features:

- Updated graphical user interface

- Support for saved images on multi-function adapters

- Support for iSCSI firmare installation

- UMP upgrade


Version:2.0.0.10 (12 Dec 2006)
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.


This component contains the latest available firmware for the supported NICs.


Version:2.0.0.7 (3 Nov 2006)
Version:2.0.0.5 (19 Sep 2006)
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.


This component contains the latest available firmware for the supported NICs.


Version:2.0.0.0 (19 Dec 2005)
Enhancements
Initial release.

Type: Firmware - Network
Version: 5.0.0.24(24 Oct 2016)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Essential Business
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Small Business
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Essentials
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard and Essentials

Description

This package contains the utilities and binaries for upgrading HPE ProLiant Broadcom NX1 Gigabit Ethernet NICs Boot code, PXE, UMP, NCSI, and CCM code running under Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64 Editions, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2.

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.


This product now supports Windows Server 2016.

Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:

This package requires the HPE Broadcom 1Gb Driver for Windows Server x64 Editions be installed before firmware can be updated.


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

f1c9b6b4b21b527159857146184292a5f1007475859e49480d134467b64aff30 cp029395.exe

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


Installation:
Download the Smart Component to a directory on your hard drive and change to that directory. The downloaded file is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the Smart Component Number.

From that drive and directory, execute the downloaded file.

Click the "Install" button to proceed with the installation.

Network connectivity may stop during the upgrade process and may need to be restarted after completion.


Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1


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:

HPE recommends HPE Broadcom 1Gb Driver for Windows Server x64 Editions, version 17.4.0.0, for use with this firmware.


Notes:

This software package contains combo image v17.4.35 with the following firmware versions:
 

NIC Boot Code Version PXE Version NCSI Version UEFI Version CCM Version
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (18D2) 1.65 17.2.1 1.3.15 n/a 17.2.0
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (22BD) 2.10 17.4.1
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter (22BE)
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
1.46 17.4.1
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter (3372)
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter
1.46 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter (2133) 1.39 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter (22E8)
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter
1.39 17.4.1

 


Important

HPE recommends HPE Broadcom 1Gb Driver for Windows Server x64 Editions, version 17.4.0.0, for use with this firmware.

Revision History

Version:5.2.3.0 (17 Jul 2020)
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.


This product corrects the wrong spare number while it was originally not the same as what was written on the label of package.


Version:5.2.0.5 (9 Mar 2020)
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.


This product addresses an issue where Legacy Boot Protocol(System Utilities -> System Configuration -> NIC HII menu -> BA Configuration Menu) changes from None to PXE.
This product addresses an issue where it would be forced to exit System Utilities when select Port 2 & Port 3(System Utilities -> System Configuration -> NIC HII menu).


Version:5.2.0.0 (20 Dec 2019)
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.


This product corrects an issue where random PXE boot installation failures occur when booting in UEFI mode.

Enhancements

This product no longer supports the following ProLiant Blade servers:

  •   HPE ProLiant BL660c Gen9 Server   
  •   HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen10 Server   
  •   HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen9 Server  
  •   HPE Synergy 680 Gen9 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 660 Gen10 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 660 Gen9 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 620 Gen9 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 480 Gen10 Compute Module   
  •   HPE Synergy 480 Gen9 Compute Module

Version:5.1.5.0 (12 Aug 2019)
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.


This product now installs correctly on systems using the Device Guard feature while running Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019.


Version:5.1.4.0 (2 Apr 2019)
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.


This product corrects an issue where an incorrect device (Network Controller) name is displayed in the RBSU.


Version:5.1.3.6 (27 Nov 2018)
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.


This product now supports Windows Server 2019.


Version:5.1.3.0 (26 Jun 2018)
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.


This product addresses an issue where the NIC Serial Number for the HPE Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter is not displayed in AHS.

The firmware in this product  addresses an issue where the "Reboot Required" icon is not highlighted after a NIC firmware update (via System Utilities->Embedded Application->Firmware Update) completes.


Version:5.1.2.2 (5 Feb 2018)
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.


  • This product corrects an issue where an adapter’s configuration menu doesn't prompt for reboot after changes are made that require a reboot.
  • This firmware now correctly displays a progress bar information when updating the firmware via the ‘Firmware Update’ feature (under ‘System Utilities->Embedded Applications’). 

Version:5.1.1.0 (25 Sep 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.


This product addresses an issue where negative temperatures on the adapter are incorrectly displayed in Integrated Lights Out (iLO).
This product addresses an issue where an incorrect firmware image is landed on an adapter.
This product addresses an issue where an adapter's configuration menu doesn't correctly prompt for reboot after changes are made that require a reboot.


Version:5.1.0.4 (12 Jul 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.


This product addresses an issue where an adapter disappears when the system configuration settings are restored to defaults.

This product addresses an issue where iLO displays erroneous 11020 SNMP Trap messages.  The false trap messages register in iLO every 15 to 60 minutes.


Version:5.0.0.24 (24 Oct 2016)
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.


This product now supports Windows Server 2016.


Version:5.0.0.22 (26 Sep 2016)
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.


This product addresses an issue where the server makes high speed fan noise after the PXE firmware on the adapter is updated to version 17.0.2.


Version:5.0.0.7 (1 Apr 2016)
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.


This product addresses an Uncorrectable Machine Check Exception error reported in the Integrated Management Log in the iLO.

This product addresses an issue where the IPv6 PXE boot entry may not show up in the 'One-Time Boot Menu' under the 'System Utilities' (F9 during POST).

This product addresses an issue where the existing firmware present on the adapter is incorrectly reported.

This product addresses an issue where the reported bootcode version is incorrect after the combo image is landed on the adapter.


Version:5.0.0.1(B) (1 Oct 2015)
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.


This product addresses an issue where Gen8 systems with a HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter LOM can no longer PXE boot after a firmware update.


Version:5.0.0.1 (1 Oct 2015)
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.


This product now supports the HP Ethernet 1 Gb 2-port 332i Adapter (22E8).


Version:4.0.1.17 (15 Jun 2015)
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.


This product addresses an issue where the sideband traffic on the second port stops after a system warm reboot when both ports are enabled for transmit and the first port is linked down.

Enhancements

This product now supports only Broadcom NX1 devices. NX2 devices are now supported by “HP QLogic NX2 Online Firmware Upgrade Utility for Windows Server x64 Editions.”


Version:4.0.1.13 (30 Mar 2015)
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.


This product contains updated NCSI firmware (v1.3.5) that increases the number of multicast MAC address filters that can be supported from 2 to 8.


Version:4.0.1.12 (9 Sep 2014)
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.


The bootcode in this product for 578xx devices now correctly reports thermal data.

The updated iSCSI firmware addresses an issue where the iSCSI interface fails to acquire a Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) IP address from a server with a host name and root path longer than 32 characters.


Version:4.0.1.11 (9 Sep 2014)
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.


This component no longer installs Comprehensive Configuration Management (CCM) firmware on devices that don’t support CCM. The component will also remove any existing CCM firmware from devices that don’t support it. Having CCM firmware installed on devices that don’t support it can cause the server to fail to boot.

This component no longer fails to correctly install updates on adapters with connection names that exceed 80 characters in length.

This component contains updated boot code for Broadcom 5719 chipset based adapters to correct an issue which results in the device disappearing from the list of PCIe devices after system boot.

Enhancements

This product now supports the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (22BD)
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter (22BE)
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 536FLB Adapter

Version:4.0.0.32(B) (26 Apr 2014)
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.


This component now supports the following network adapters:

  • HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630FLB Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630M Adapter

Version:4.0.0.32 (2 May 2014)
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.


CCM:

  • This component addresses an issue where certain adapters may become non-functional when they are updated with the Comprehensive Configuration Management (CCM) firmware using this firmware update utility. This component now prevents landing of the CCM firmware on adapters that do not support CCM.

FCoE/iSCSI:

  • A system hang seen during the early phase of storage ROM initialization on some platforms has been addressed.
  • The firmware has been updated to use indirect accesses to address a boot failure seen when large Base Address Register (BAR) is enabled in the system BIOS.

Bootcode: 

  • This image addresses an issue where a 5719 chipset device reports “no firmware running” when an inbox driver is used.

NCSI:

  • This image addresses an issue where a Keyboard, Video and Mouse (KVM) session times out when a power cycle loop is performed for a long duration on a system with a Broadcom 5717/5719 chipset device.

Version:4.0.0.22(B) (10 Sep 2013)
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.


This FCoE firmware version addresses an FCoE ROM boot failure to establish connection with FCoE fabric in a certain configuration seen with version 7.8.17.

This FCoE firmware prevents a slowdown in boot time (~8 secs) and a VLAN discovery failure caused by the discovery logic of the FCoE ROM.

This iSCSI firmware addresses an iSCSI ROM Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP) failure seen with version 7.8.24.


Version:4.0.0.22 (10 Sep 2013)
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.


This software now supports the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 533FLR-T Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 534FLB Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 534FLR-SFP+ Adapter
  • HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 534M Adapter
  • HP StoreFabric CN1100R Dual Port Converged Network Adapter

Version:3.1.1.22 (12 Apr 2013)
Fixes

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


This component contains updated firmware for the following adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter

This firmware corrects a potential NMI which can occur under heavy network stress.


This component contains an updated Managed Boot Agent (MBA) for the HP NC532m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter which addresses an issue where the Media Access Control (MAC) address for port 1 incorrectly shows all zeroes.

Version:3.1.1.21 (19 Feb 2013)
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.


This component addresses an issue where the utility failed to update the firmware if both “silent” and “force” modes are used.

This component addresses an issue where the firmware upgrade utility fails when running in “silent” mode.

This component addresses an issue where an intermittent firmware upgrade failure is reported on the HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter soon after a NIC reset.

Enhancements

This component now supports the HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530T Adapter.


Version:3.1.0.16 (26 Oct 2012)
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.


This component now supports Windows Server 2012.


Version:3.1.0.10 (4 Sep 2012)
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.


This software now supports the HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter.


Version:3.1.0.5 (4 Jun 2012)
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.


This software now supports firmware updates for the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530SFP+ Adapter

Version:3.0.1.6 (27 Mar 2012)
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.


The firmware upgrade utility requested a system reboot without having updated any firmware.

Enhancements

This software now supports firmware updates for the following network adapters:

  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
  • HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530FLB Adapter
  • HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530FLR-SFP+ Adapter
  • HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530M Adapter

Version:2.1.5.9 (D) (17 Oct 2014)
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.


Component packaging has been updated; no impact to product’s functionality.


Version:2.1.5.9 (B) (6 Oct 2010)
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.


This tool now loads/unloads the bnx2x driver, which fixes an upgrade issue.

Enhancements

This component contains updated bootcode for the NC382i/T/m.

This component includes new management firmware the NC326i.

This tool can now downgrade the firmware in silent mode when the "force" switch is used.


Version:2.1.5.7 (8 Feb 2010)
Fixes

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


Update Requirements:
      Recommended: HP recommends that users should update to this firmware version at their earliest convenience.

Problems Fixed:
     • This component contains updated NCSI firmware for the NC382i to resolve an issue where VLAN tagged packets were being dropped when run with latest OEM router. This component also contains updated bootcode for the NC382i, NC382m, and NC382T. This bootcode is require for the new NCSI code.
     • This component contains updated bootcode for the NC532m and NC532i. This firmware will resolve an issue where some NC532 devices may not enumerate correctly.


Version:2.1.5.5 (10 Nov 2009)
Fixes

This component contains updated IPMI firmware for the NC107i network adapter to resolve OS installation issues using PXE.

This component contains updated firmware that resolves an issue on the NC532m where PXE boot would fail when connected to certain switches using the priority field in the VLAN ID.


Version:2.1.5.1 (19 Aug 2009)
Fixes
This component contains updated bootcode for the NC382T network adapter to resolve a boot issue on some servers.
Enhancements
Enhanced component-level logging has been implemented in the smart component installer. The generated log file will be located on the target system in %SYSTEMROOT%\cpqsystem\log directory under the name CPQSETUP.LOG.

Version:2.1.4.8 (28 May 2009)
Fixes
This component contains updated firmware images for the NC325m, NC326m and NC373m network adapters. The updated firmware images resolve an issue with enabling PXE.

Version:2.1.4.5 (27 Mar 2009)
Enhancements

This software now supports firmware updates for the following network adapters:

  • HP NC105i Integrated PCI Express Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC107i Integrated PCI Express Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC382i Integrated Dual Port Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC382m Dual Port 1GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter
  • HP NC382T PCI Express Dual Port Gigabit Server Adapter
  • HP NC532i Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter
  • HP NC532m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter

Version:2.1.3.1 (B) (4 Feb 2009)
Enhancements
This component now supports the detection of TPM - Trusted Platform Module - prior to firmware installation.

Version:2.1.3.1 (7 Oct 2008)
Enhancements

This software now enables 2.5Gb support on c-class LOMs and mezzanine network adapters.


Version:2.1.2.0 (29 Apr 2008)
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.


This software now supports Windows Server 2008 x64 Editions.

This software contains the latest available firmware for the supported NICs.


Version:2.1.0.8 (3 Oct 2007)
Fixes

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


Updated the installation of the option ROM on C-Class adapters so the option ROM executes correctly after being updated.

Updated UMP firmware for HP NC373i Multifunction Adapters. With this firmware, UMP traffic no longer ceases when system is powered up from Vaux, eliminating the need to use the dedicated iLO port.


Version:2.1.0.7 (31 Aug 2007)
Fixes

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


Updated iSCSI Boot option ROM to support iBFT and fixed an issue that caused a hang when connecting to an MPX100.

Enhancements

Updated iSCSI Boot option ROM with iSCSI Boot Firmware Table to support Windows iSCSI boot with crash dump.

Updated iSCSI Boot option ROM to support connecting to an MPX100 target.


Version:2.1.0.6 (13 Jul 2007)
Fixes

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


Updated UMP firmware for HP NC371i Multifunction Adapters. With this firmware, UMP traffic no longer ceases when system is powered up from Vaux, eliminating the need to use the dedicated iLO port.


Version:2.1.0.5(B) (23 May 2007)
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.


This software provides support for firmware updates using HP Smart Update Manager.


Version:2.1.0.5 (26 Mar 2007)
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.


This software provides the following new features:

- Updated graphical user interface

- Support for saved images on multi-function adapters

- Support for iSCSI firmare installation

- UMP upgrade


Version:2.0.0.10 (12 Dec 2006)
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.


This component contains the latest available firmware for the supported NICs.


Version:2.0.0.7 (3 Nov 2006)
Version:2.0.0.5 (19 Sep 2006)
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.


This component contains the latest available firmware for the supported NICs.


Version:2.0.0.0 (19 Dec 2005)
Enhancements
Initial release.

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