Dell CMC, v.3.10, A00

Chassis Management Controller (CMC) Version 3.10

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes and Enhancements in Version 3.10

* Multi-chassis management that allows up to 8 other chassis to be visible
from the lead chassis.

* Power log feature that periodically samples and displays chassis
system input power (total AC consumption).

* Server Performance over Power Redundancy, which when enabled,
favors server performance and server powerup, over maintaining power
redundancy. When disabled, the system favors power redundancy over
server performance.

* Provides option to use the chassis in Maximum Power Conservation
Mode to extend power life while running on UPS or other backup power

* Save and restore configuration on a host.

* Improvement of SEL log.

* GPL/Open Source compliant.

* Dell 8/4 Gpbs Fibre Channel Pass Thru IOM.

* Dell M8428-k IOM.

* Brocade BR1741M-k Dual Port Mezzanine Card.


Version 3.10, A00


Chassis System Management

Release date

09 Dec 2010

Last Updated

07 Jul 2012


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:CMC3_1_A00.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 32 MB
Format Description:This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
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File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:CMC3_10_A00_README.TXT
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 7 KB
Format Description:This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
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By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Installation instructions
Instructions for CMC3_10_A00_README.TXT:

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.

Instructions for CMC3_1_A00.exe

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.

Extract Files
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to unzip the download package.
2. Specify the location to unzip the files.
3. Click on the unzip button to extract files.
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).