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Vnx Dp Upgrading Disk Firmware

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  Here is Your Customized Document Your Configuration is Install disk firmware  Model - VNX5300 Storage Type - Unified (NAS and SAN)Document ID - 1411312548599 Reporting Problems To send comments or report errors regarding this document,please email: mydocs@emc.com.For Issues not related to this document, contact your service provider.Refer to Document ID:1411312548599Content Creation Date September 21, 2014  EMC ®  VNX ®  SeriesUpgrading Disk Firmware  July, 2014 This document describes how to use the Install Disk Firmware Online wizard for your EMC ® VNX system. The Install Disk Firmware Online wizard is part of the Unisphere ™  ServiceManager (USM). The wizard checks for and downloads disk firmware updates, and thenextracts and installs the firmware files to the system. If the firmware files you want to installare already on the storage system, the download and extract steps are not necessary.Topics include: u Before you start..........................................................................................................2 u Downloading and installing the Unisphere Service Manager .......................................2 u Downloading disk firmware packages and running the Install Disk Firmware Wizard..................................................................................................................................3 u Verifying disk firmware installation with EMC Unisphere............................................3  Before you start To install disk firmware, you need: u A Windows host or Windows virtual machine that is: l Running a supported operating system version. For supported versions, refer tothe EMC Serviceability Release Notes  , which are available on the EMC OnlineSupport website l Connected to the Internet if you need to install the USM and/or disk firmwareupdates. l Running Java Runtime Environment (JRE). For supported versions, refer to the EMC Serviceability Release Notes  . u An account on the EMC Online Support website. CAUTION The Online Disk Firmware upgrade is intended for systems running operating environment software release 30 patch.509 or later. There is a risk that host writes maynot be acknowledged correctly if the upgrade is run on a system with an earlier version.For more information about known issues with the Online Disk Firmware upgrade, refer to the USM release notes. Downloading and installing the Unisphere Service Manager  If you do not already have USM installed on your Windows management station,download and install the latest version:  ro edure 1.From the EMC Online Support website, select Downloads .The Downloads page appears.2.In the Find a Product  search field, enter your VNX model number and click Enter  .A list of the available downloads for the VNX Series appears.3.From download list, select the Unisphere Service Manager   link and save the softwareto your host or management station.4.In the folder where you saved the USM, double-click the executable (.exe) file.5.Follow the instructions that appear.After you accept the license agreement, the wizard verifies that the host or management station is running the latest supported Java Runtime Environment (JRE)version. l If the server is running an earlier version of the JRE, select  Yes  when asked if youwant to continue with the installation.The installation wizard prompts you to download and install the latest supportedversion of the JRE from the Oracle website. l If the server is running a later version of the JRE, the installation wizard asks if youwant to continue with the installation.Select  Yes  to continue or No  to quit the installation. 2    NOTICE  If you select  Yes , the USM may not work properly with a later JRE version. If youselect No , and manually remove the later version of the JRE, other applications thatrequire this version may not work properly.6.When the installation is complete, click Done . Downloading disk firmware packages and running the Install Disk Firmware Wizard Use the Installing Disk Firmware Online wizard in the Unisphere Service Manager (USM)to install disk firmware. This wizard determines if the storage system supports a non-disruptive, online disk firmware upgrade. If so, the wizard guides you through thenecessary steps to perform the upgrade.To upgrade disk firmware:  ro edure 1.Start the USM by doing one of the following: l Click the Unisphere Service Manager icon on your desktop, or  l Select Start > All Programs  or Start > Programs , then select EMC > Unisphere >Unisphere Service Manager > Unisphere Service Manager  . Note  You must first download the firmware packages using the USM Disk Firmware PackageDownload Wizard. Then, use the Install Disk Firmware Wizard to complete theinstallation.2.Download the disk firmware package by selecting Downloads > Download Disk Firmware Packages  and following the steps in the Disk Firmware Package DownloadWizard.3.Once you have completed the download, log in to your system.4.Select Software > Disk Firmware > Install Disk Firmware Online .5.Follow the instructions in the Install Disk Firmware Wizard to complete theinstallation.  Verifying disk firmware installation with EMC Unisphere For each disk:  ro edure 1.Start Unisphere by entering the IP address of an SP in the storage system in a browser window.2.In the systems list, select your system.3.Select System > Hardware > Disks .4.In the Disks view, right-click on the disk name and click Properties .5.Verify that the correct firmware revision is listed. Upgrading Disk Firmware Downloading disk firmware packages and running the Install Disk Firmware Wizard   3
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