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Driver Details

Hitachi SAS HUC106030CSS600 and HUC106060CSS600 firmware version A360.

This release contains firmware version A360 for Hitachi SAS (10K rpm 2.5 SAS) 300GB and 600GB Hard Drives. Dell. Vendor model numbers HUC106030CSS600 and HUC106060CSS600.

Version

  • Version A360, A04

Applies to

Hitachi (Ultrastar C10K600) SAS 300GB 10K RPM;

Date

Release date
12 Jul 2013
Last Updated
22 Oct 2014

Importance

Optional. Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Available formats

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


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.

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 sessionis 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.

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhanced Drive Error Handling
Improved performance of long transfers with random commands

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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