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Notice: Firmware Release Notifications: HP StorageWorks HDD Firmware Update Packages Release Information

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - CUSTOMER NOTICE

Document ID: c00776070

Version: 1

Notice: Firmware Release Notifications: HP StorageWorks HDD Firmware Update Packages Release Information
NOTICE: The information in this document, including products and software versions, is current as of the Release Date. This document is subject to change without notice.

Release Date: 2006-09-29

Last Updated: 2006-10-30


DESCRIPTION

This document is a resource for determining the need for upgrading, to be used in conjunction with future customer documentation. This notice is specifically designed for the notification of firmware releases as they apply to HP StorageWorks Enterprise SCSI/FC Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) connected to HP Integrity (IPF) and HP 9000 (PA-RISC) Systems.

NOTE: For general instructions on how to identify Enterprise SCSI/FC HDDs, obtain HDD firmware, and update HDD firmware connected to HP Integrity and HP 9000 Systems, refer to the release notes.

For additional information on how to identify the need for an upgrade, obtaining the firmware files, and the upgrade procedures, see Customer Notice c00776064.

This notice is to provide the following information about the firmware being released:

  • Type of Firmware Release

  • HDD Firmware Files

DETAILS

Affected Products

All HP Integrity and HP 9000 Server products
Disk System 2100
Disk System 2110
Disk System 2120
Disk System 2300
Disk System 2405
Disk System SC10
Disk System HVD10
Modular Smart Array 30

Affected product also include the following Disk Drives:

HP Product
Product Description
A6274A
36.4GB 10K RPM U320 SCSI Disk Drive
A6192A
36.4 GB 10K RPM FC Disk Drive
A6194A
72 GB 10K RPM FC Disk Drive
A7289A
146 GB 10K RPM FC Disk Drive
A6193A
36.4 GB 15K RPM FC Disk Drive
A7288A
72 GB 15K RPM FC Disk Drive
A7384A
300GB/10K RPM SCSI HDD
A6984A
146GB/10K RPM SCSI HDD
A7080A
A7081A
A7083A
A7287A
A7530A
A9778A
A9882A
A9898A
AB422A
AD148A
AD188A
A6539A
73 GB 10K RPM SCSI HDD
A6725A
A7285A
A5595A
36 GB 10K RPM SCSI HDD
A6089A
A6110A
A6145A
A6274A
A6538A
A6545A
A6571A
A6724A
A6737A
A6740A
A6742A
A6980A
A7048A
A7835A
A7835B
A9864A
A7383A
146GB 15K RPM SCSI HDD
A6983A
73 GB 15K RPM SCSI HDD
A7286A
A7529A
A9760A
A9761A
A9777A
A9881A
A9897A
AB421A
AD147A
AD187A
A6846A
36 GB 15K RPM SCSI HDD
A7049A
A7527A
A9776A
A9880A
A9896A
AB420A
AD146A
AD186A
A6540A
18 GB 15K RPM SCSI HDD
A6547A
A6845A
A6947A
A7328A
286714-B22
72GB 10K RPM SCSI HDD (MSA30)
286716-B22
146GB 10K RPM SCSI HDD (MSA30)
350964-B22
300GB 10K RPM SCSI HDD (MSA30)
286776-B22
36GB 15K RPM SCSI HDD (MSA30)
286778-B22
72GB 15K RPM SCSI HDD (MSA30)

Action To Be Performed By: HP Customer or HP Service Engineer

Type of Firmware Release The table below describes the type of release, the release priority and the date at which the firmware was released to the field. Descriptions of each option are listed below.

Model Number
Release Date
Firmware Revision
Release Priority
BD03659532 (FC)
June 2006
HP03 (BD9532HP03)
Recommended Upgrade
BD1465822C (FC)
June 2006
HP03 (BD822CHP03)
Recommended Upgrade
BD0725822B (FC)
June 2006
HP03 (BD822BHP03)
Recommended Upgrade
BF07258243 (FC)
June 2006
HP02 (BF8243HP02)
Recommended Upgrade
BF03658242 (FC)
June 2006
HP02 (BF8242HP02)
Recommended Upgrade
MAP3147NC
June 2006
HPC7 (MAP3147NC7)
Recommended Upgrade
MAP3367NC
June 2006
HPC7 (MAP3367NC7)
Recommended Upgrade
MAP3735NC
June 2006
HPC7 (MAP3735NC7)
Recommended Upgrade
MAS3184NC
June 2006
HPC4 (MAS3184NC4)
Recommended Upgrade
MAS3367NC
June 2006
HPC4 (MAS3367NC4)
Recommended Upgrade
MAS3735NC
June 2006
HPC4 (MAS3735NC4)
Recommended Upgrade
MAU3147NC
June 2006
HPC2 (MAU3147NC2)
Recommended Upgrade
ST373207LC#18
June 2006
HPC1 (S373207181)
Recommended Upgrade
ST373207LC#36
June 2006
HPC1 (S373207361)
Recommended Upgrade
ST336754LC#18
June 2006
HPC3 (S336754183)
Recommended Upgrade
ST336754LC
June 2006
HPC3 (ST336754C3)
Recommended Upgrade
ST373454LC
June 2006
HPC3 (ST373454C3)
Recommended Upgrade
ST3146854LC
June 2006
HPC3 (S3146854C3)
Recommended Upgrade
BD07286224
June 2006
HPB6 (BD72862246.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD14686225
June 2006
HPB6 (BD46862256.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF036863B5
June 2006
HPB4 (BF36863B54.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF072863B6
June 2006
HPB4 (BF72863B64.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD0728856A
June 2006
HPB2 (BD728856A2.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD1468856B
June 2006
HPB2 (BD468856B2.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD3008856C
June 2006
HPB2 (BD008856C2.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF03688575
June 2006
HPB2 (BF36885752.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF07288576
June 2006
HPB2 (BF72885762.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF14688577
June 2006
HPB2 (BF46885772.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD07288277
June 2006
HPB4 (BD72882774.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD0728A4C4
June 2006
HPB4 (BD728A4C44.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD14688278
June 2006
HPB4 (BD46882784.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD30088279
June 2006
HPB4 (BD00882794.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF03688284
June 2006
HPB5 (BF36882845.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF07288285
June 2006
HPB5 (BF72882855.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF14688286
June 2006
HPB5 (BF46882865.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF07285A36
June 2006
HPB8 (BF7285A368.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF03685A35
June 2006
HPB8 (BF3685A358.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD300884C2
June 2006
HPBB (BD00884C2B.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD072863B2
June 2006
HPB8 (BD72863B28.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD146863B3
June 2006
HPB8 (BD46863B38.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF036863B9
June 2006
HPB6 (BF36863B96.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF072863BA
June 2006
HPB6 (BF72863BA6.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD07287B4C
June 2006
HPBA (BD7287B4CA.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD14687B52
June 2006
HPBA (BD4687B52A.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BD30087B53
June 2006
HPBA (BD0087B53A.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF03687B54
June 2006
HPB7 (BF3687B547.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF07287B55
June 2006
HPB7 (BF7287B557.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF14687B56
June 2006
HPB7 (BF4687B567.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF0368683B
June 2006
HPB5 (BF368683B5.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF0728683C
June 2006
HPB5 (BF728683C5.frm)
Recommended Upgrade
BF14686842
June 2006
HPB5 (BF46868425.frm)
Recommended Upgrade

Mandatory Upgrade: These releases are viewed as a firmware maintenance upgrade requiring upgrades on the HDD products listed at the earliest possible convenience. Mandatory upgrades improve HDD product reliability and are needed to keep the product operating within HP reliability specifications.

Recommended Upgrade: These releases are viewed as a firmware maintenance upgrade for reliability and enhancements. They will improve the customer experience with the HDD products.

Notification Only: These releases are viewed as firmware maintenance upgrades only. They may improve the customer experience with the HDD products listed.

Release Date: The firmware was made available to the field on this date.

HDD Firmware Files

All HDD firmware files are bundled into packages for easy retrieval. Each package name can be retrieved from the source location. Please refer to the documentation referenced in the Description section above for details on how to obtain each package.

Source Location
Package Name
System/Method
see below *
<PF_DIPF0506EFI.tar.gz>
IPF / Offline
see below *
<PF_DIPF0506.zip>
IPF / Offline
see below *
<PF_DDISKFW0506.tar.gz>
PARisc / Offline
see below *
<PF_DDISKFW0506.tar.gz>
PARisc / Offline
see below *
<DISKFW0506.zip>
IPF & PARisc / Online

* Firmware files may be found at:

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareIndex.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodNameId=316183&prodTypeId=12169&prodSeriesId=316169&swLang=13&taskId=135&swEnvOID=54

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Hardware Platforms Affected: 286714-B22(HP 72GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Pluggable Hard Drive: Standard HP Product), 286716-B22(HP 146GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Pluggable Hard Drive: Standard HP Product), 286776-B22(HP 36GB 15K Ultra320 SCSI Pluggable Hard Drive: Standard HP Product), 286778-B22(HP 72GB 15K rpm Ultra320 Hot Plug SCSI Hard Drive: Standard HP Product), 350964-B22(HP 300GB 10K rpm Ultra320 Hot Plug SCSI Hard Drive: Standard HP Product), A6192A(HP StorageWorks 36 GB 10K Fibre Channel Enterprise Class Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A6193A(HP StorageWorks 36 GB 15K RPM Fibre Channel HDD: Standard HP Product), A6194A(HP StorageWorks 73 GB 10K RPM Fibre Channel HDD: Standard HP Product), A6274A(HP 36.4 GB 10K RPM Ultra3 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A6538A(HP 36 GB 10K RPM Ultra3 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A6539A(HP 73 GB 10K RPM Ultra3 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A6545A(HP 36.4GB 10 K Ultra3 Wide SCSI-3 HS HDD: Standard HP Product), A6571A(HP StorageWorks 36 GB 10K RPM U320 SCSI Drive: Standard HP Product), A6980A(HP 36GB 10K HotPlug Ultra160 SCSI Drive (rx2600): Standard HP Product), A7048A(HP 36GB 10K HotPlug Ultra160 SCSI Drive (rx5670): Standard HP Product), A7049A(HP 36GB 15K HotPlug Ultra160 SCSI Drive (rx5670): Standard HP Product), A7285A(HP StorageWorks 73 GB 10K RPM U320 SCSI Drive: Standard HP Product), A7286A(HP StorageWorks 73 GB 15K RPM U320 SCSI Drive: Standard HP Product), A7287A(HP StorageWorks 146 GB 10K RPM U320 SCSI Drive: Standard HP Product), A7288A(HP StorageWorks 73 GB 15K RPM Fibre Channel HDD: Standard HP Product), A7289A(HP StorageWorks 146 GB 10K RPM Fibre Channel HDD: Standard HP Product), A7328A(HP StorageWorks 18 GB 15K RPM U320 SCSI Drive: Standard HP Product), A7383A(HP 146GB 15K rpm SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A7527A(HP StorageWorks 36GB 15k RPM SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A7529A(HP 73GB 15K rpm SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A7530A(HP StorageWorks 146GB 10k RPM SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A7835A(HP 36GB 10K Ultra160 SCSI HotPlug Disk (zx6000): Standard HP Product), A7835B(HP 36GB 10K Ultra320 SCSI Pluggable Hard Drive: Standard HP Product), A9760A(HP 73GB 15K HotPlug Ultra320 (rx5670) Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9778A(HP rx76/86 and rp74/84 10K SCSI Low Profile Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9880A(HP rx76/86 and rp74/84 15K SCSI Low Profile Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9881A(HP rx76/86 and rp74/84 15K SCSI Low Profile Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9882A(HP rx76/86 and rp74/84 10K SCSI Low Profile Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9896A(HP 36GB 15K HotPlug Ultra320 LP Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9897A(HP 73GB 15K HotPlug Ultra320 LP Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), A9898A(HP 146GB 10K HotPlug Ultra320 LP Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AB420A(HP Integrity 36GB 15K Ultra320 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AB421A(HP Integrity 73GB 15K U320 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AB422A(HP Integrity 146GB 15K Ultra320 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AD146A(HP rx7620/8620 and rp7420/8420 36GB 15K Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AD147A(HP rx7620/8620 and rp7420/8420 73GB 15K Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AD148A(HP rx7620/8620 and rp7420/8420 146GB 10K Hard Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AD186A(HP 9000 36GB 15K Ultra320 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AD187A(HP 9000 73GB 15K Ultra320 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product), AD188A(HP 9000 146GB 15K Ultra320 SCSI Disk Drive: Standard HP Product)
Components Affected: Not Applicable
Operating Systems Affected: Not Applicable
Software Affected: Not Applicable
Third Party Products Affected: Not Applicable
Support Communication Cross Reference ID: IA00776065
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