Driver Details

VMware ESXi 6.0

This is Dell Customized Image of VMware ESXi 6.0
Dell Version: A02, Build# 2809209

Fixes & Enhancements

For fixes & enhancements, please refer attached VMware release notes

Version

Version 6.0.0, A02

Category

Enterprise Solutions

Release date

28 Jan 2016

Last Updated

28 Jan 2016

Importance

Available formats

File Format:ISO Image
File Name:VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.0.0-2809209.x86_64-Dell_Customized-A02.iso
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 350 MB
Format DescriptionThis file contains an ISO image used to create a CDROM. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then create a CD using your preferred CD burning software.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
e983c2470fdfa1b375664404c9472c6e
SHA1:
14bf1a75fafbd6026d1aa659fb71a25f72a23f7b
SHA-256:
8e254284dd210153abce81b73b7350dd319b99d5edb5024f920ff527eff2e4d4
File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:ESXi_6.0_A02_ReleaseNotes.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.5 KB
Format DescriptionThis file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
0b8a3af30e5e79b3d5636c406c554fe8
SHA1:
c5f61a22ddd7378da2341e0ac1349b7a5770d93e
SHA-256:
86a85b662b1badb7d6bbf060ac49d92caba1e2a718bf7dfbe90eb1f915bab2cb
File Format:RBSD
File Name:VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.0.0-2809209.x86_64-Dell_Customized-A02.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 340 MB
Format Description
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
3a0ed3b615fbe1d1dad330f337b58665
SHA1:
1a627a5dccfdf554429b918e8db246a1ba4d1c2c
SHA-256:
19e1ab65b4444d802c8101190a2665ca4fcef7a529c95fd79a8cb9e59f5bd633

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Other versions
ESXi 6.0.0,A01 28 Jan 20161:14:24 PM
ESXi 6.0.0,A00 28 Jan 20161:11:41 PM
6.0.0 U1,A00 25 Sep 20155:46:30 PM
Applies to
vSphere Hypervisor 6.0
Installation instructions
Download:
1. Click Download now, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to disk and click OK. The Save In window appears.
3. From the Save In drop-down menu, click to select Desktop and then click Save. The file will download to your desktop.
4. If a Download Complete window appears, click Close. A new icon appears on your desktop.

Installation:
To install VMware ESXi with this downloaded .ISO file using CD-ROM method, you need a CD-R or CD-RW and appropriate software to create a CD. Follow your CD writing software vendor's instructions to create a CD.

For additional install instructions, refer Installation/Deployment guides available at https://www.vmware.com/support/pubs/vsphere-esxi-vcenter-server-pubs.html
http://www.dell.com/virtualizationsolutions
Important Information
For Dell Support documentation on VMware ESX/ESXi , refer http://www.dell.com/virtualizationsolutions

The Dell Customized VMware ESXi image does not include Dell OpenManage Server Administrator. For detailed instructions to install and use Dell OpenManage Server Administrator, see the Dell OpenManage documentation at http://www.dell.com/openmanagemanuals
This image is customized by Dell which includes updated driver versions. Dell also modifies the below files as part of customization.

etc/vmware/oem.xml
etc/vmware/support

The drivers included in this ESXi image by Dell as part of the customization process are:-
For Dell Support documentation on VMware ESX/ESXi , refer http://www.dell.com/virtualizationsolutions

The Dell Customized VMware ESXi image does not include Dell OpenManage Server Administrator. For detailed instructions to install and use Dell OpenManage Server Administrator, see the Dell OpenManage documentation at http://www.dell.com/openmanagemanuals
This image is customized by Dell which includes updated driver versions. Dell also modifies the below files as part of customization.

etc/vmware/oem.xml
etc/vmware/support

The drivers included in this ESXi image by Dell as part of the customization process are:-

Broadcom Drivers(Available at vmware.com)
======================================
tg3 - 3.137l.v60.1
bnx2 - 2.2.5g.v55.2
bnx2x - 2.712.10.v55.4
cnic - 2.712.10.v55.4
cnic-register - 1.712.10.v55.2
bnx2fc - 1.712.10.v55.2
bnx2i - 2.712.10.v55.4

Qlogic Drivers(Available at vmware.com)
====================================
qlnativefc - 2.1.24.0
qla4xxx - 644.55.36.0
qlcnic - 5.5.190
qlge - 3.0.0.59

Intel Drivers(Available at vmware.com)
================================
igb - 5.3.0
ixgbe - 3.21.6
i40e - 1.2.48

Emulex Drivers(Available at vmware.com)
===================================
lpfc - 10.6.126.0
be2iscsi - 10.6.150.3
elxnet - 10.6.126.0

Mellanox Drivers(Available at vmware.com)
===================================
nmlx4-core-3.1.0.0
nmlx4-en-3.1.0.0

Dell PERC Controller Drivers(Available at vmware.com)
============================================
lsi_mr3 - 6.606.12.00
megaraid_sas - 6.804.60.00
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