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NAUTILUS,DOS,A35
This is a general maintenance release for SAS and SATA drives. It is a re-release of the previous version with additional firmware updates.
Release Date 10/12/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: A5F0,A35

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File Name:

SAS_SATA_A35_ZPE.exe

Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 87MB

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Description

This is a general maintenance release for SAS and SATA drives. It is a re-release of the previous version with additional firmware updates.

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 release is intended for use on drives attached to SAS/ PERC controllers and MD1000, MD1120, MD1200 and MD1220 Enclosures. To update drives attached to MD3000 and MD3000i enclosures, use R310916" Please note: Only Dell Branded SAS/SCSI, PERC and embedded ICH controllers are supported. On drives attached to PERC5/PERC6 controllers, the first drive to be updated requires a 5 minute delay before firmware flash to begin. Do not power cycle or reboot your system while the update is in progress.

Compatibility

Systems
Inspiron M7010
PowerEdge M620 (for PE VRTX)
PowerVault DX6112
PowerVault MD3260
PowerVault MD3260i
PowerVault MD3660f
PowerVault MD3660i
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Dell SAS/SATA Hard Drive

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes/Enhancements: The Hitachi SAS release for 15K 3.5" SAS hard drive firmware to fix Linux install hang in a RAID-0 config. During a Linux install small block sequential writes occur which brings out this bug and result in a hang during install when attached to SAS-5/iR running in RAID 0. The firmware will rev from A48B to A5F0.

Installation instructions

            
1) Click Download now.
The File Download window appears.

2) Click the Save button.
The Save As window appears.

3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

4) Click the Save button.
A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.            
        

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MD5:
ef837199f033b946b71d930e771b3f08
SAS_SATA_A35_ZPE.exe
SHA1:
5bdbc6f3f23b6b6dffcc7b017e594aed4df05272
SAS_SATA_A35_ZPE.exe
SHA-256:
6758cd396c54d3a4e5d68a5b7cf1469af84cbb848af56a6eae6f9528d2ad2295
SAS_SATA_A35_ZPE.exe

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