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Firmware CD Supplemental Update - HP SAS Expander Card

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Type: Firmware - Storage Controller
Version: 1.52(B)(22 Oct 2009)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for 64-bit Extended Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 W32
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Novell NetWare 6.5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (AMD64/EM64T)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86-64)
SCO OpenServer 6
SCO UnixWare 7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (x86)
File name: CP011660.scexe (2.4 MB)
Offline Smart Component which upgrades the firmware on HP SAS Expander Card.

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


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

Important Notes:
      Updated the component installer. If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.

Enhancements/New Features:
        Support for 6Gb SAS / 3Gb SATA HDD.
        
        Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 and HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3Gb SAS / 1.5Gb SATA HDD.

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

3075d9d1a70a2dfcb3f2ab20e6a22fa23b48f8be4ab9f189170fdcbc47f66687 CP011660.scexe

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


Installation:

To use HP Smart Update Manager on the Firmware Maintenance CD version 8.40 and later:

  • Place the Firmware Maintenance CD on a USB key using the HP USB Key Creator Utility.
  • Place the desired firmware to be updated in the directory, /compaq/swpackages on the USB key.
  • Boot from the newly created Firmware Maintenance USB key.
  • Follow HP Smart Update Manager steps to complete firmware update.

End User License Agreements:
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement


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:
Updated the component installer.  If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.


Notes:

Deliverable Name:
      Firmware CD Supplemental Update - HP SAS Expander Card

Release Version and/or Date:
      1.52(B)

Last Recommended or Critical Version:
      1.52

Previous Version of Firmware:
      1.00

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

Firmware Dependency:
     None

Enhancements/New Features:
        Support for 6Gb SAS / 3Gb SATA HDD.
        
        Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 and HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3Gb SAS / 1.5Gb SATA HDD.

Problems Fixed:
     None

Known Issues:
     None


Updated the component installer.  If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.
Version:2.10(C) (30 Mar 2015)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
    
A minimum FW version 3.66 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.10 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  • On rare occasions during a power-up sequence, the HP SAS Expander, would be unresponsive. When the HP SAS Expander was unresponsive, the attached HP Smart Array P410 or P410i Controller was not allowed to discover drives that were attached.

Problems Fixed in version 2.10(C):

  • Fixed an issue where the offline check protocol was not included in the component installer, allowing the component to run in an online environment.
Enhancements

Enhancements/New Features:

  • Resolved an issue where the Smart Component would hang during hardware discovery when an unknown device was present.

Version:2.10 (26 Feb 2013)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 3.66 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.10 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  • On rare occasions during a power-up sequence, the HP SAS Expander, would be unresponsive. When the HP SAS Expander was unresponsive, the attached HP Smart Array P410 or P410i Controller was not allowed to discover drives that were attached.

Version:2.08 (25 Feb 2011)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 3.66 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.08 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  •  Resolved intermittent condition in which the HP SAS Expander card may not locate logical drives after a power cycle and will report the following error at post.

     Slot 0 HP Smart Array P410i Controller (512MB, V3.66) 0 logical drives

    1785- Slot 0 drive Array Not Configured

    No Drive Detected

     


Version:2.06 (27 May 2010)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 3.30 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.06 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  • Fixed an issue where HP 6G SAS hard drives would fail to spin up when configured as spare hard drives.

  • Fixed an issue where certain SATA hard drives would fail after an HP SAS Expander Card reset.


         

Version:2.02 (9 Dec 2009)
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.


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

Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 2.72 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.02 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Enhancements/New Features:
     Added support for a new hardware revision of the HP SAS Expander Card. This update is not required, but is recommended by HP in order to be at the latest shipping revision.


Version:1.52(B) (22 Oct 2009)
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.


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

Important Notes:
      Updated the component installer. If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.

Enhancements/New Features:
        Support for 6Gb SAS / 3Gb SATA HDD.
        
        Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 and HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3Gb SAS / 1.5Gb SATA HDD.


Version:1.52 (7 Aug 2009)
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.


  • Support for 6GB SAS / 3GB SATA HDD.
  • Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 & HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3GB SAS / 1.5GB SATA HDD.

 


Type: Firmware - Storage Controller
Version: 1.52(B)(22 Oct 2009)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for 64-bit Extended Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 W32
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64
Novell NetWare 6.5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (AMD64/EM64T)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server (x86-64)
SCO OpenServer 6
SCO UnixWare 7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 (x86)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (AMD64/EM64T)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 (x86)

Description

Offline Smart Component which upgrades the firmware on HP SAS Expander Card.

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.


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

Important Notes:
      Updated the component installer. If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.

Enhancements/New Features:
        Support for 6Gb SAS / 3Gb SATA HDD.
        
        Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 and HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3Gb SAS / 1.5Gb SATA HDD.

Installation Instructions

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

3075d9d1a70a2dfcb3f2ab20e6a22fa23b48f8be4ab9f189170fdcbc47f66687 CP011660.scexe

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


Installation:

To use HP Smart Update Manager on the Firmware Maintenance CD version 8.40 and later:

  • Place the Firmware Maintenance CD on a USB key using the HP USB Key Creator Utility.
  • Place the desired firmware to be updated in the directory, /compaq/swpackages on the USB key.
  • Boot from the newly created Firmware Maintenance USB key.
  • Follow HP Smart Update Manager steps to complete firmware update.

Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement


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:
Updated the component installer.  If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.


Notes:

Deliverable Name:
      Firmware CD Supplemental Update - HP SAS Expander Card

Release Version and/or Date:
      1.52(B)

Last Recommended or Critical Version:
      1.52

Previous Version of Firmware:
      1.00

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

Firmware Dependency:
     None

Enhancements/New Features:
        Support for 6Gb SAS / 3Gb SATA HDD.
        
        Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 and HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3Gb SAS / 1.5Gb SATA HDD.

Problems Fixed:
     None

Known Issues:
     None


Important

Updated the component installer.  If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.

Revision History

Version:2.10(C) (30 Mar 2015)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
    
A minimum FW version 3.66 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.10 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  • On rare occasions during a power-up sequence, the HP SAS Expander, would be unresponsive. When the HP SAS Expander was unresponsive, the attached HP Smart Array P410 or P410i Controller was not allowed to discover drives that were attached.

Problems Fixed in version 2.10(C):

  • Fixed an issue where the offline check protocol was not included in the component installer, allowing the component to run in an online environment.
Enhancements

Enhancements/New Features:

  • Resolved an issue where the Smart Component would hang during hardware discovery when an unknown device was present.

Version:2.10 (26 Feb 2013)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 3.66 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.10 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  • On rare occasions during a power-up sequence, the HP SAS Expander, would be unresponsive. When the HP SAS Expander was unresponsive, the attached HP Smart Array P410 or P410i Controller was not allowed to discover drives that were attached.

Version:2.08 (25 Feb 2011)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 3.66 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.08 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  •  Resolved intermittent condition in which the HP SAS Expander card may not locate logical drives after a power cycle and will report the following error at post.

     Slot 0 HP Smart Array P410i Controller (512MB, V3.66) 0 logical drives

    1785- Slot 0 drive Array Not Configured

    No Drive Detected

     


Version:2.06 (27 May 2010)
Fixes

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


Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 3.30 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.06 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Problems Fixed:

  • Fixed an issue where HP 6G SAS hard drives would fail to spin up when configured as spare hard drives.

  • Fixed an issue where certain SATA hard drives would fail after an HP SAS Expander Card reset.


         

Version:2.02 (9 Dec 2009)
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.


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

Firmware Dependency:
     A minimum FW version 2.72 is required on your HP Smart Array controller when updating to 2.02 FW on your HP SAS Expander Card.

Enhancements/New Features:
     Added support for a new hardware revision of the HP SAS Expander Card. This update is not required, but is recommended by HP in order to be at the latest shipping revision.


Version:1.52(B) (22 Oct 2009)
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.


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

Important Notes:
      Updated the component installer. If you have previously updated to version 1.52, another update is not needed.

Enhancements/New Features:
        Support for 6Gb SAS / 3Gb SATA HDD.
        
        Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 and HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3Gb SAS / 1.5Gb SATA HDD.


Version:1.52 (7 Aug 2009)
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.


  • Support for 6GB SAS / 3GB SATA HDD.
  • Added support for HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 & HP ProLiant DL 785 G5 Servers. Support is limited to 3GB SAS / 1.5GB SATA HDD.

 


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