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Seagate SATA ST32000644NS, ST31000524NS and ST3500514NS firmware version KA0A
This release contains firmware version KA0A for Seagate SATA (7.2K rpm 3.5 SATA) 500GB, 1TB and 2TB Hard Drives. Dell Part number VGY1F, 8VNWV and 8CGTN. Vendor model number ST32000644NS, ST31000524NS and ST3500514NS.
Release Date 3/29/2013
Importance: Recommended
Version: KA0A,A09

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SAS-Drive_Firmware_5KN73_WN32_KA0A_A09.EXE

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File Size: 11MB

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Description

This release contains firmware version KA0A for Seagate SATA (7.2K rpm 3.5 SATA) 500GB, 1TB and 2TB Hard Drives. Dell Part number VGY1F, 8VNWV and 8CGTN. Vendor model number ST32000644NS, ST31000524NS and ST3500514NS.

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

This update will not run if any of the following conditions exist 1. Any Virtual Disk that is not optimal. 2. A RAID container that is performing a Background Initialization or Consistency Check. 3. A Rebuild, Resync, or copyback function is taking place. 4. A RAID set that is Partially Degraded or in a Degraded state. This update will run on drives remaining in a RAID set that is in a Offline state.

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge 1900
PowerEdge 1955
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 840
PowerEdge 860
PowerEdge M620 (for PE VRTX)
PowerEdge M915
PowerEdge R200
PowerEdge R210
PowerEdge R210 II
PowerEdge R300
PowerEdge R310
PowerEdge R320
PowerEdge R410
PowerEdge R415
PowerEdge R420
PowerEdge R510
PowerEdge R515
PowerEdge R520
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R720
PowerEdge R720xd
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge R905
PowerEdge SC 440
PowerEdge SC1430
PowerEdge SC1435
PowerEdge T100
PowerEdge T105
PowerEdge T110
PowerEdge T110 II
PowerEdge T300
PowerEdge T310
PowerEdge T320
PowerEdge T410
PowerEdge T420
PowerEdge T605
PowerEdge T610
PowerEdge T620
PowerEdge T710
PowerVault MD1000
PowerVault MD1200
Precision 390
Precision 490 Desktop
Precision 690
Precision R5400
Precision T1500
Precision T3400
Precision T3500
Precision T5400
Precision T5500
Precision T7400
Precision T7500
Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
MS Windows 2008 x64
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.6
Suse Linux ES 9
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.7
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Ent Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Novell SuSE Linux ES 10
MS Windows 2008 x86
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows 2008 R2
MS Windows 2003 x64

Applies to

  • 3.5, 7.2K, ES, 1TB, SGT-MSK
  • 3.5, 7.2K, ES, 2TB, SGT-MSK
  • 3.5, 7.2K, ES, 500GB, SGT-MSK

Fixes & Enhancements

Resolves a performance issue that can occur when running background scans Resolves a rare issue that can cause drive to hang on power cycle Resolves an issue with dual port configurations receive same command on both ports Improved drive connectivity Improved error handling Improved SMART error logging

Installation instructions

            
Download

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
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.            
        

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MD5:
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SAS-Drive_Firmware_5KN73_WN32_KA0A_A09.EXE
SHA1:
9356bc53e5053b969e113f9a046f59151dd71c4d
SAS-Drive_Firmware_5KN73_WN32_KA0A_A09.EXE
SHA-256:
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SAS-Drive_Firmware_5KN73_WN32_KA0A_A09.EXE

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