Hitachi SAS HUS154530VLS300 firmware version B598.

New firmware is available for the Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5'' 300GB Hard Drives, version B598, Dell part number: H704F Drive model HUS154530VLS300

Fixes & Enhancements

New firmware is available for the Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5'' 300GB Hard Drives, version B598, Dell part number: H704F Drive model HUS154530VLS300 that will help resolve a stability issue while running DST cache test. During the next scheduled maintenance window, please update the drive firmware to the latest level, version B598.

Fix:
1)) The following error may be seen when running Dell diagnostics DST Failure. This firmware change will prevent the cache contention issue that causes this error

Version

Version B598, A03

Category

SAS Drive

Release date

05 Apr 2012

Last Updated

10 Oct 2013

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:FRMW_WIN_R243266.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 11 MB
Format Description:Dell 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.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
b57a51f622c3d081990e55cd3e04e3b3
SHA1:
cecebb1218afa72f744e692c1846e6bb352cc355
SHA-256:
52ea696a240d28bf753a9a16a6b01bc4774afe5dbb410737a094ed66adcaa06f

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Other versions
A4C2,A00 02 Oct 20131:55:03 PM
B522,A01 19 Jan 20127:21:37 AM
B590,A02 19 Jan 20127:21:34 AM
Applies to
Hitachi 15K SAS 3.5 450GB Hard Drive
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.



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.
The Dell Bios Release Notes window appears.
x
Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

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).