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QLogic 2500 Series Fibre Channel Adapter Firmware
This package provides the QLogic 2500 series Fibre Channel adapter firmware and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running all operating systems.
Release Date 1/31/2013
Importance: Recommended
Version: 02.57.14,

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File Size: 16MB

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This package provides the QLogic 2500 series Fibre Channel adapter firmware and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running all operating systems.

Level of Importance:Recommended

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).

Important Information



External OEMR R310
PowerEdge M420
PowerEdge M610
PowerEdge M610x
PowerEdge M620
PowerEdge M710
PowerEdge M710HD
PowerEdge M805
PowerEdge M820
PowerEdge M905
PowerEdge M910
PowerEdge M915
PowerEdge R310
PowerEdge R410
PowerEdge R415
PowerEdge R510
PowerEdge R515
PowerEdge R520
PowerEdge R610
PowerEdge R620
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R715
PowerEdge R720
PowerEdge R720xd
PowerEdge R810
PowerEdge R815
PowerEdge R820
PowerEdge R910
PowerEdge T410
PowerEdge T610
PowerEdge T710
Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
MS Windows 2008 x64
MS Windows Server 2012
Red Hat Ent Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
MS Windows 2008 x86
MS Windows 2008 R2

Applies to

  • FC8 Embedded Mezz Card QME2572
  • QLE2560 FC8 Single Channel HBA
  • QLE2562 FC8 Dual Channel HBA

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements - UEFI HII enhancements to USC/LC compatibility.

Installation instructions

Download one of the following files to update firmware for the Qlogic 25xx adapter

--For Linux system download the Network_Firmware_J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN
--For window systems download the Network_Firmware_J0X5M_WN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.EXE
1. Click Download Now to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Windows Installation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the Network_Firmware_J0X5M_WN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.EXE file and double-click.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.

Linux Installation

1. Move the J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN to the desire directory.
2. Make the file executable by chmod +x J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN
3. Execute the file by ./J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN
4. Follow the direction as the tools update the firmware on the Qlogic 25xx adapter.            


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