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HP P6000 EVA SAS Drive Firmware Bundle

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Type: Firmware - Hard Disk Drive
Version: SAS 2015 Sept(25 Sep 2015)
Operating System(s): OS Independent
File name: HDDBundled_SAS_Image_2015_09_01.zip (42 MB)
HP Storage announces the availability of an updated bundled firmware image for SAS hard disk drives supported with the HP P63x0 and P65x0 EVA storage systems.

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1


HP Enterprise Virtual Array SAS Disk Drive Bundled Image Release Notes
HP Enterprise Virtual Array SAS Disk Drive Bundled Image Release Notes
HP Part Number: 5900-4244
Published: September 2015
Edition: 01


Description

HP announces the availability of an updated bundled firmware image for SAS disk drives supported within the HP P63x0 and P65x0 Enterprise Virtual Arrays. The bundled image contains firmware images for all currently supported SAS disk drives used in the EVA P6000 product family.


NOTE: The EVA P6000 requires SAS disks that are enabled for use on the EVA family as noted by ‘EVA’ on the disk model label. Non-EVA disks will not work in the EVA P6000 and loading the updated firmware image will not change this restriction.


Update recommendation: 

Recommended

Product models

The following table lists the SAS disk drive models that have been added to or updated in the bundled firmware image. To maintain your storage system at the most current configuration, HP recommends that you maintain all disk drives at the recommended firmware version. Complete the upgrade at your earliest convenience.

HP disk drive model numberDisk drive descriptionRecommended firmware version
EH0300JEDHC300 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD2
EH0450JEDHD450 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD2
EH0600JEDHE600 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD2
MM1000JEFRB1.2 TB 7.2K RPM SFFHPD4
EG0300JEHLV300 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD3
EG0600JEHMA600 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD3
EG0900JEHMB900 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD3
EH0300JDYTH300 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD4
EH0450JDYTK450 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD4
EH0600JDYTL600 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD4
EG0300FBLSE300 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0450FBLSF450 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0600FBLSH600 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0900FBLSK900 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
MB3000FBNWV3 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD8
MB2000FCZGH2 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD6
MB3000FCZGK3 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD6
MB4000FCZGL3 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD6
EH0146FBQDC146 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD5
EH0300FBQDD300 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD5
EG0300FCVBF300 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0450FCVBH450 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0600FCVBK600 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0900FCVBL900 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8

Enhancements

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EH0300JEDHC, EH0450JEDHD, and EH0600JEDHE are included in the HPD2 release:

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models MM1000JEFRB are included in the HPD4 release:

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EG0300JEHLV, EG0600JEHMA, and EG0900JEHMB are included in the HPD3 release

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EH0300JDYTH, EH0450JDYTK and EH0600JDYTL are included in the HPD4 release:

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EG0300FBLSE, EG0450FBLSF, EG0600FBLSH and EG0900FBLSK are included in the HPD8 release:

  • Performance improvement for mixed random/sequential write workloads.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive model MB3000FBNWV is ncluded in the HPD8 release:

  • Resolved premature SMART trip for excessive seek errors.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models MB2000FCZGH, MB3000FCZGK, and MB4000FCZGL are included in the HPD6 release:

  • Fix incorrectly reported overlapped command status.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EH0146FBQDC and EH0300FBQDD are included in the HPD5 release:

  • Performance improvement for mixed random/sequential write workloads.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EG0300FCVBF, EG0450FCVBH, EG0600FCVBK, and EG0900FCVBL are included in the HPD8 release:

  • Drive mis—corrects user data while performing multiple super parity recovery operations

  • Prevents User Data Services (UDS) capture command failure.

Prerequisites

  • XCS 11001100 or later on the P6350 and P6500 EVA.

  • 3 TB or larger drives require XCS 11001100 or later.

  • HP P6000 Command View 9.4 or later (check the HP P6000 Enterprise Virtual Array Compatibility Reference for the HP P6000 Command View versions supported with the controller software versions).

Installation instructions

HP recommends that you use the bundled firmware image to upgrade all hard disk drives rather than manually upgrading the firmware on an individual disk drive. To complete the upgrade, see the installation instructions in the Updating Product Software Guide for the P6300/P6500 EVA.


Version:SAS 2017 JAN (17 Feb 2017)
Version:SAS 2016 Feb (26 Feb 2016)
Version:SAS 2015 Sept (25 Sep 2015)
Type: Firmware - Hard Disk Drive
Version: SAS 2015 Sept(25 Sep 2015)
Operating System(s):
OS Independent

Description

HP Storage announces the availability of an updated bundled firmware image for SAS hard disk drives supported with the HP P63x0 and P65x0 EVA storage systems.

Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
HPE Software License Agreement v1


HP Enterprise Virtual Array SAS Disk Drive Bundled Image Release Notes
HP Enterprise Virtual Array SAS Disk Drive Bundled Image Release Notes
HP Part Number: 5900-4244
Published: September 2015
Edition: 01


Description

HP announces the availability of an updated bundled firmware image for SAS disk drives supported within the HP P63x0 and P65x0 Enterprise Virtual Arrays. The bundled image contains firmware images for all currently supported SAS disk drives used in the EVA P6000 product family.


NOTE: The EVA P6000 requires SAS disks that are enabled for use on the EVA family as noted by ‘EVA’ on the disk model label. Non-EVA disks will not work in the EVA P6000 and loading the updated firmware image will not change this restriction.


Update recommendation: 

Recommended

Product models

The following table lists the SAS disk drive models that have been added to or updated in the bundled firmware image. To maintain your storage system at the most current configuration, HP recommends that you maintain all disk drives at the recommended firmware version. Complete the upgrade at your earliest convenience.

HP disk drive model numberDisk drive descriptionRecommended firmware version
EH0300JEDHC300 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD2
EH0450JEDHD450 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD2
EH0600JEDHE600 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD2
MM1000JEFRB1.2 TB 7.2K RPM SFFHPD4
EG0300JEHLV300 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD3
EG0600JEHMA600 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD3
EG0900JEHMB900 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD3
EH0300JDYTH300 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD4
EH0450JDYTK450 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD4
EH0600JDYTL600 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD4
EG0300FBLSE300 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0450FBLSF450 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0600FBLSH600 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0900FBLSK900 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
MB3000FBNWV3 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD8
MB2000FCZGH2 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD6
MB3000FCZGK3 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD6
MB4000FCZGL3 TB 7.2K RPM LFFHPD6
EH0146FBQDC146 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD5
EH0300FBQDD300 GB 15K RPM SFFHPD5
EG0300FCVBF300 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0450FCVBH450 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0600FCVBK600 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8
EG0900FCVBL900 GB 10K RPM SFFHPD8

Enhancements

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EH0300JEDHC, EH0450JEDHD, and EH0600JEDHE are included in the HPD2 release:

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models MM1000JEFRB are included in the HPD4 release:

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EG0300JEHLV, EG0600JEHMA, and EG0900JEHMB are included in the HPD3 release

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EH0300JDYTH, EH0450JDYTK and EH0600JDYTL are included in the HPD4 release:

  • New release drive

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EG0300FBLSE, EG0450FBLSF, EG0600FBLSH and EG0900FBLSK are included in the HPD8 release:

  • Performance improvement for mixed random/sequential write workloads.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive model MB3000FBNWV is ncluded in the HPD8 release:

  • Resolved premature SMART trip for excessive seek errors.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models MB2000FCZGH, MB3000FCZGK, and MB4000FCZGL are included in the HPD6 release:

  • Fix incorrectly reported overlapped command status.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EH0146FBQDC and EH0300FBQDD are included in the HPD5 release:

  • Performance improvement for mixed random/sequential write workloads.

The following enhancements for SAS disk drive models EG0300FCVBF, EG0450FCVBH, EG0600FCVBK, and EG0900FCVBL are included in the HPD8 release:

  • Drive mis—corrects user data while performing multiple super parity recovery operations

  • Prevents User Data Services (UDS) capture command failure.

Prerequisites

  • XCS 11001100 or later on the P6350 and P6500 EVA.

  • 3 TB or larger drives require XCS 11001100 or later.

  • HP P6000 Command View 9.4 or later (check the HP P6000 Enterprise Virtual Array Compatibility Reference for the HP P6000 Command View versions supported with the controller software versions).

Installation instructions

HP recommends that you use the bundled firmware image to upgrade all hard disk drives rather than manually upgrading the firmware on an individual disk drive. To complete the upgrade, see the installation instructions in the Updating Product Software Guide for the P6300/P6500 EVA.


Revision History

Version:SAS 2017 JAN (17 Feb 2017)
Version:SAS 2016 Feb (26 Feb 2016)
Version:SAS 2015 Sept (25 Sep 2015)

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