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Seagate SAS ST91000642SS firmware version ASF9.
This release contains firmware version ASF9 for Seagate SAS (7.2K rpm 2.5" SAS) 1TB Hard Drive. Dell. Vendor model number ST91000642SS.
Release Date 12/12/2012
Importance: Urgent
Version: ASF9,A03

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SAS-Drive_Firmware_NF2RT_WN32_ASF9_A03.EXE

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File Size: 6MB

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Description

This release contains firmware version ASF9 for Seagate SAS (7.2K rpm 2.5" SAS) 1TB Hard Drive. Dell. Vendor model number ST91000642SS.

Level of Importance:Urgent

Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.

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
External T5600 XL
PowerEdge 1950
PowerEdge 1955
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 2970
PowerEdge 840
PowerEdge 860
PowerEdge M520
PowerEdge M605
PowerEdge M610
PowerEdge M610x
PowerEdge M620
PowerEdge M620 (for PE VRTX)
PowerEdge M710HD
PowerEdge M820
PowerEdge M905
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 R610
PowerEdge R620
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R715
PowerEdge R720
PowerEdge R720xd
PowerEdge R805
PowerEdge R810
PowerEdge R815
PowerEdge R820
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge R905
PowerEdge R910
PowerEdge SC 440
PowerEdge SC1430
PowerEdge SC1435
PowerEdge T100
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 MD1120
PowerVault MD1200
PowerVault MD1220
PowerVault MD3260
PowerVault NX3200
Precision 390
Precision 490 Desktop
Precision 690
Precision R5400
Precision R5500
Precision T1500
Precision T3400
Precision T3500
Precision T3600
Precision T5400
Precision T5500
Precision T5600
Precision T7400
Precision T7500
Precision T7600
Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
MS Windows 2008 x64
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.6
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.7
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Ent Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
MS Windows 2008 x86
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows 2008 R2
MS Windows 2003 x64

Applies to

  • SEAGATE Constellation.2 1TB SAS 7.2K RPM FIPS140 SED

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes: -Resolves a rare condition that can cause drive to hang during power on sequence -Resolves a rare issue that could incorrectly incremented SMART error counter for read errors -Resolves a rare issue that could cause to hang during format -Resolves an issue that caused drive to connect at slower connection speeds -Resolves an issue causing poor write performance when background scan is running -Resolves rare issue that could cause hang during boot up with RAID controller -Resolves issue would unexpectedly abort read command without proper reporting proper status Enhancements: -Improvements to drive connectivity -Improved drive error handling -Improves drive long term reliablity

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_NF2RT_WN32_ASF9_A03.EXE
SHA1:
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SAS-Drive_Firmware_NF2RT_WN32_ASF9_A03.EXE
SHA-256:
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SAS-Drive_Firmware_NF2RT_WN32_ASF9_A03.EXE

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