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HP Broadcom Online Firmware Upgrade Utility for VMware

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Type: Firmware - Network
Version: 1.5.14(30 Mar 2015)
Operating System(s): VMware vSphere 5.1
VMware vSphere 5.5
VMware vSphere 6.0
Multi-part download
File name: CP023981.scexe (6.5 MB)
File name: CP023981.txt (5.9 KB)
This package contains the utilities and binaries for upgrading HP ProLiant Broadcom Gigabit Ethernet NIC's Boot code, PXE, CLP, iSCSI, IPMI, NCSI, FCoE, CCM and L2 code running under VMware vSphere 5.1, vSphere 5.5 and vSphere 6.0.

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 VMware vSphere 6.0.

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.

Prerequisites:
This package requires the appropriate HP Broadcom driver for VMware for your device to be installed before firmware can be updated.


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

e22945bc46f057879eedf2ac85255e1dcc57319a5275006644f5dde5ac0353e2 CP023981.scexe
9695f24714d5888984e76716f8f62ad8113b07fd75554d3a97517f82a9d231a9 CP023981.txt

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


Installation:
Download CP023981.txt to view installation instructions.


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.


Notes:
This software package contains the following firmware versions:

NIC Boot Code Version PXE Version CLP Version iSCSI Version IPMI Version NCSI Version FCoE Version UEFI Version CCM Version L2 Version
HP NC107i PCIe Gigabit Server Adapter 3.35 n/a n/a n/a 8.07 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC325m PCIe Quad Port Gigabit Server Adapter 3.28 n/a 1.3.6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (18D2) 1.61 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a n/a 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (22BD) 2.05 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a 16.8.11 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
1.38 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a 16.8.11 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter
1.38 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a n/a 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter 1.34 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a n/a 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter 1.34 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a 16.8.11 7.10.71 n/a
HP NC373F PCIe Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter
HP NC373T PCIe Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter
1.9.6 2.8.5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC382i DP Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter 5.2.3 n/a n/a 7.4.2 n/a 2.0.12 n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC382m DP 1GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter 5.2.3 4.6.10 n/a 3.1.7 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC382T PCIe DP Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter 5.2.3 5.2.4 n/a 4.2.10 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530FLB Adapter
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530FLR-SFP+ Adapter
HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530M Adapter
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530SFP+ Adapter
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530T Adapter
7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
HP NC532i Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter (3654) 6.2.28 n/a n/a 3.1.5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC532i Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter (7058) 6.2.28 n/a n/a 4.2.10 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC532m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter 6.2.28 7.0.53 n/a 7.4.2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 533FLR-T Adapter 7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
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
7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a 7.10.33 n/a n/a 7.10.70 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 536FLB Adapter 7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630FLB Adapter
HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630M Adapter
7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a 7.10.33 n/a n/a 7.10.70 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31


Version:1.27.5 (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:1.26.1 (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).
  • This product addresses a NCSI firmware issue related to a link flap issue seen when running VMware.

Version:1.25.2 (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:1.24.8 (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 on SLES15 where the component fails to update adapter firmware with secure boot enabled.
This product corrects an issue where an incorrect device (Network Controller) name is displayed in the RBSU.


Version:1.23.4 (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 VMware vSphere 6.7.


Version:1.22.1 (27 Sep 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 Gen10 servers.


Version:1.21.3 (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:1.20.7 (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:1.19.5 (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:1.17.15 (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:1.14.5(B) (20 Oct 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 which causes "Self-Inventory error. Failed to execute component" error while running Post Production Service Pack for ProLiant (SPP) Version Gen8.0 on VMware ESXi 6.0U3.


Version:1.14.5 (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:1.11.2 (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:1.8.7 (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:1.8.6 (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).

This product now supports VMware vSphere 6.0 Update 1.

Version:1.7.5 (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 VMware.”


Version:1.5.14 (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 now supports VMware vSphere 6.0.

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:1.4.5 (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:1.3.18 (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 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:1.2.18 (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 product now supports the following network adapters:

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

Version:1.1.10(B) (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:1.0.21.3 (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.


Type: Firmware - Network
Version: 1.5.14(30 Mar 2015)
Operating System(s):
VMware vSphere 5.1
VMware vSphere 5.5
VMware vSphere 6.0

Description

This package contains the utilities and binaries for upgrading HP ProLiant Broadcom Gigabit Ethernet NIC's Boot code, PXE, CLP, iSCSI, IPMI, NCSI, FCoE, CCM and L2 code running under VMware vSphere 5.1, vSphere 5.5 and vSphere 6.0.

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 VMware vSphere 6.0.

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.

Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:
This package requires the appropriate HP Broadcom driver for VMware for your device to be installed before firmware can be updated.


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

e22945bc46f057879eedf2ac85255e1dcc57319a5275006644f5dde5ac0353e2 CP023981.scexe
9695f24714d5888984e76716f8f62ad8113b07fd75554d3a97517f82a9d231a9 CP023981.txt

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


Installation:
Download CP023981.txt to view installation instructions.


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.


Notes:
This software package contains the following firmware versions:

NIC Boot Code Version PXE Version CLP Version iSCSI Version IPMI Version NCSI Version FCoE Version UEFI Version CCM Version L2 Version
HP NC107i PCIe Gigabit Server Adapter 3.35 n/a n/a n/a 8.07 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC325m PCIe Quad Port Gigabit Server Adapter 3.28 n/a 1.3.6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (18D2) 1.61 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a n/a 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 330i Adapter (22BD) 2.05 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a 16.8.11 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331FLR Adapter
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331T Adapter
1.38 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a 16.8.11 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i Adapter
HP Ethernet 1Gb 4-port 331i-SPI Adapter
1.38 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a n/a 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332i Adapter 1.34 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a n/a 7.10.71 n/a
HP Ethernet 1Gb 2-port 332T Adapter 1.34 16.8.2 n/a n/a n/a 1.3.5 n/a 16.8.11 7.10.71 n/a
HP NC373F PCIe Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter
HP NC373T PCIe Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter
1.9.6 2.8.5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC382i DP Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter 5.2.3 n/a n/a 7.4.2 n/a 2.0.12 n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC382m DP 1GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter 5.2.3 4.6.10 n/a 3.1.7 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC382T PCIe DP Multifunction Gigabit Server Adapter 5.2.3 5.2.4 n/a 4.2.10 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530FLB Adapter
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530FLR-SFP+ Adapter
HP Flex-10 10Gb 2-port 530M Adapter
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530SFP+ Adapter
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 530T Adapter
7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
HP NC532i Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter (3654) 6.2.28 n/a n/a 3.1.5 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC532i Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter (7058) 6.2.28 n/a n/a 4.2.10 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP NC532m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter 6.2.28 7.0.53 n/a 7.4.2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
HP Ethernet 10Gb 2-port 533FLR-T Adapter 7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
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
7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a 7.10.33 n/a n/a 7.10.70 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
HP FlexFabric 10Gb 2-port 536FLB Adapter 7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31
HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630FLB Adapter
HP FlexFabric 20Gb 2-port 630M Adapter
7.10.72 7.10.71 n/a 7.10.33 n/a n/a 7.10.70 7.11.7 7.10.71 7.10.31


Revision History

Version:1.27.5 (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:1.26.1 (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).
  • This product addresses a NCSI firmware issue related to a link flap issue seen when running VMware.

Version:1.25.2 (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:1.24.8 (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 on SLES15 where the component fails to update adapter firmware with secure boot enabled.
This product corrects an issue where an incorrect device (Network Controller) name is displayed in the RBSU.


Version:1.23.4 (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 VMware vSphere 6.7.


Version:1.22.1 (27 Sep 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 Gen10 servers.


Version:1.21.3 (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:1.20.7 (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:1.19.5 (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:1.17.15 (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:1.14.5(B) (20 Oct 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 which causes "Self-Inventory error. Failed to execute component" error while running Post Production Service Pack for ProLiant (SPP) Version Gen8.0 on VMware ESXi 6.0U3.


Version:1.14.5 (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:1.11.2 (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:1.8.7 (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:1.8.6 (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).

This product now supports VMware vSphere 6.0 Update 1.

Version:1.7.5 (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 VMware.”


Version:1.5.14 (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 now supports VMware vSphere 6.0.

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:1.4.5 (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:1.3.18 (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 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:1.2.18 (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 product now supports the following network adapters:

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

Version:1.1.10(B) (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:1.0.21.3 (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.


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