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Seagate SATA ST91000640NS, ST9500620NS and ST9250610NS firmware version AA09

This release contains firmware version AA09 for Seagate SATA (7.2K rpm 2.5" SAS) 250GB, 500GB and 1TB Hard Drives. Dell. Vendor model numbers ST91000640NS, ST9500620NS and ST9250610NS.

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

Version

Version AA09, A09

Release date

12 Jul 2013

Last Updated

28 Oct 2013

Importance

Urgent

Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:Serial-ATA_Firmware_317P1_WN32_AA09_A09.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 6MB
Format DescriptionDell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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MD5:
7b425a9c80f291eae350a38f4ceba4fb
SHA1:
10e54f9245fb65f7280476dcdb9252e47ef0c832
SHA-256:
505d36a76e447e070f28b4ee69ba19a2cee80b209570578361c6837e6aa765ba

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Supported 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 Enterprise Linux 4.5
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

SEAGATE Constellation.2 1TB SATA 7.2K RPM
SEAGATE Constellation.2 250GB SATA 7.2K RPM
SEAGATE Constellation.2 500GB SATA 7.2K RPM

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.

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.

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