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HPE Blade Intel Online Firmware Upgrade Utility for Windows Server x64 Editions

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Type: Firmware - Network
Version: 1.0.0.5(20 Dec 2019)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Windows Server 2019
Multi-part download
File name: cp040422.compsig (2.1 KB)
File name: cp040422.exe (6.1 MB)
This component contains utilities and firmware for the online upgrade of HPE Blade Intel NIC firmware running under Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019.

Initial release.

Prerequisites:

This product requires the appropriate driver for your device and operating system be installed before firmware is updated.


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

5c2e90153745aeace665fba1ab6d69ce893bd88655e8739e4c2ea28355305c50 cp040422.compsig
bcdacb75c0bc52ed2dfe7b72fb4bbd973f9d593f8dc6c2fae661d962b454900d cp040422.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.

 

Additional Information:

  • When updating firmware, refer to the Revision History and update to the next version as stepping up or down the ladder until the version needed is reached. For more information about downgrade limitations, refer to the following Customer advisory: https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-a00069764en_us.

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1
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:

HPE recommends one of the following drivers, as appropriate for your system, for use with this firmware:

  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2012 R2, version 3.14.132.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2016, version 4.1.131.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2019, version 4.1.143.0 or later

Notes:

This software package contains the following firmware versions for the below listed supported nework adapters:

NIC EEPROM/NVM Version OROM Version
HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560FLB Adapter 800008F0 1.2529.0
HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560M Adapter 8000083D 1.2529.0

The combo image v1.2529.0 includes: Boot Agent: 1GbE - v1.5.88, 10GbE - v2.4.34, 40GbE - v1.1.10 & UEFI Drivers: 1GbE - v9.0.03, 10GbE - v7.4.06, 40GbE - v3.9.11


Supported Devices and Features:

This package supports the following network adapters:

  • HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560FLB Adapter
  • HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560M Adapter

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 "Firmware Image Properties," "Device Level Configuration," and "Link Speed Status" options in NIC HII menu disappear when F7 is pressed.

HPE recommends one of the following drivers, as appropriate for your system, for use with this firmware:

  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2012 R2, version 3.14.132.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2016, version 4.1.131.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2019, version 4.1.143.0 or later
Version:1.0.0.5 (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 addresses an issue where the "Firmware Image Properties," "Device Level Configuration," and "Link Speed Status" options in NIC HII menu disappear when F7 is pressed.

Enhancements

Initial release.


Type: Firmware - Network
Version: 1.0.0.5(20 Dec 2019)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Windows Server 2019

Description

This component contains utilities and firmware for the online upgrade of HPE Blade Intel NIC firmware running under Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019.

Enhancements

Initial release.

Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:

This product requires the appropriate driver for your device and operating system be installed before firmware is updated.


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

5c2e90153745aeace665fba1ab6d69ce893bd88655e8739e4c2ea28355305c50 cp040422.compsig
bcdacb75c0bc52ed2dfe7b72fb4bbd973f9d593f8dc6c2fae661d962b454900d cp040422.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.

 

Additional Information:

  • When updating firmware, refer to the Revision History and update to the next version as stepping up or down the ladder until the version needed is reached. For more information about downgrade limitations, refer to the following Customer advisory: https://support.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-a00069764en_us.

Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1
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:

HPE recommends one of the following drivers, as appropriate for your system, for use with this firmware:

  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2012 R2, version 3.14.132.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2016, version 4.1.131.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2019, version 4.1.143.0 or later

Notes:

This software package contains the following firmware versions for the below listed supported nework adapters:

NIC EEPROM/NVM Version OROM Version
HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560FLB Adapter 800008F0 1.2529.0
HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560M Adapter 8000083D 1.2529.0

The combo image v1.2529.0 includes: Boot Agent: 1GbE - v1.5.88, 10GbE - v2.4.34, 40GbE - v1.1.10 & UEFI Drivers: 1GbE - v9.0.03, 10GbE - v7.4.06, 40GbE - v3.9.11


Supported Devices and Features:

This package supports the following network adapters:

  • HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560FLB Adapter
  • HPE Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 560M Adapter

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 "Firmware Image Properties," "Device Level Configuration," and "Link Speed Status" options in NIC HII menu disappear when F7 is pressed.

Important

HPE recommends one of the following drivers, as appropriate for your system, for use with this firmware:

  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2012 R2, version 3.14.132.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2016, version 4.1.131.0 or later
  • HPE Blade Intel ixn Driver for Windows Server 2019, version 4.1.143.0 or later

Revision History

Version:1.0.0.5 (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 addresses an issue where the "Firmware Image Properties," "Device Level Configuration," and "Link Speed Status" options in NIC HII menu disappear when F7 is pressed.

Enhancements

Initial release.


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