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Hitachi SAS HUS154545VLS300 firmware version D598
New firmware is available for the Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5'' 450GB Hard Drives to D598, Dell part number: XX517 Drive model HUS154545VLS300.
Release Date 7/5/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: D598,A03 See Previous Versions

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SAS-Drive_Firmware_7TW7W_WN32_D598_A03.EXE

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Previous Versions

D598, A03
<ul><li><b>Vendor Version :</b> D598</li><li><b>Dell Version :</b> A03</li></ul>
5/18/2012 7:11:35 PM

Description

New firmware is available for the Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5'' 450GB Hard Drives to D598, Dell part number: XX517 Drive model HUS154545VLS300.

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

Important Information - External: 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. There is an architectural constraint with Dell DUP HDD firmware update utility, related to system memory utilization, which is typically encountered on systems with minimal system memory, memory-intensive configurations, multiple RAID controllers, or memory-intensive applications. This issue is typically reported as - The operation was not successful because the device buffer write has failed. And will result in an aborted attempt to update firmware on the identified HDD. Error codes associated with this failure mode include 8009 and 8017. Once an error is detected, the update session is aborted. There is no data integrity or data availability risk associated with this issue. Subsequent attempts to update the HDD firmware may succeed, particularly if system resources are freed up.

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 R410
PowerEdge R415
PowerEdge R510
PowerEdge R515
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R720
PowerEdge R720xd
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge SC 440
PowerEdge SC1430
PowerEdge SC1435
PowerEdge T100
PowerEdge T105
PowerEdge T110
PowerEdge T110 II
PowerEdge T300
PowerEdge T310
PowerEdge T410
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

  • Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5 450GB Hard Drive

Fixes & Enhancements

New firmware is available for the Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5'' 450GB Hard Drives to D598, Dell part number: XX517 Drive model HUS154545VLS300 that will help resolve a stability issue while running DST cache test. During the next scheduled maintenance window, please update the drive firmware to the latest level, version D598. Fix: 1)) The following error may be seen when running Dell diagnostics DST Failure. This firmware change will prevent the cache contention issue that causes this error

Installation instructions

            
Dell Update Package 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_7TW7W_WN32_D598_A03.EXE
SHA1:
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SAS-Drive_Firmware_7TW7W_WN32_D598_A03.EXE
SHA-256:
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SAS-Drive_Firmware_7TW7W_WN32_D598_A03.EXE

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