QLogic 2500 Series Fibre Channel Adapter Firmware

This package provides the QLogic 2500 series Fibre Channel adapter firmware and is supported on the PowerEdge family of products running all operating systems.

Fixes & Enhancements

- UEFI HII enhancements to USC/LC compatibility.


Version 02.57.14,



Release date

14 Dec 2012

Last Updated

10 May 2013


Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:Network_Firmware_J0X5M_WN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 16 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.
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Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Windows Server 2008 x64
Suse Linux ES 10
Windows Server 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
Applies to
FC8 Embedded Mezz Card QME2572
QLE2560 FC8 Single Channel HBA
QLE2562 FC8 Dual Channel HBA
Installation instructions
Download one of the following files to update firmware for the Qlogic 25xx adapter

--For Linux system download the Network_Firmware_J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN
--For window systems download the Network_Firmware_J0X5M_WN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.EXE

1. Click Download Now to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Windows Installation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the Network_Firmware_J0X5M_WN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.EXE file and double-click.
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.

Linux Installation

1. Move the J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN to the desire directory.
2. Make the file executable by chmod +x J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN
3. Execute the file by ./J0X5M_LN32_02.57.14_4.0.0.17.BIN
4. Follow the direction as the tools update the firmware on the Qlogic 25xx adapter.
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).