NAUTILUS,EFI,A04

This is a general maintenance release utility for updating firmware for SAS and SATA drives. It is a re-release of the previous version with additional firmware updates.

This is for use on PowerEdge platforms that support UEFI boot mode for SAS and SATA drive updates. Please refer to DOS firmware update utility for older platforms. Current DOS release is A41.

Fixes & Enhancements

See attached release notes.

Version

Version SAS, A04

Category

SAS Drive

Release date

06 Dec 2012

Last Updated

01 Apr 2014

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:readme.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 31 KB
Format Description:This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
1d1fc466988eba5619b4195e82039cbb
SHA1:
ccfd774370c7c6090400e7806d4d26fccdaccdf4
SHA-256:
eb811b6ed9e6e2c467c1913575ce38f03f249284b96a9d6b864a70b32116fc39
File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:NautilusA04UEFI_ZPE.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 30 MB
Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
82d721840f123a359401b1f1796d5d89
SHA1:
4dc51fd2e20f6da9c865ec345cb64d005c5c8dfd
SHA-256:
670d1a182a82e7735559e4d1cd6bda184b5d59b8ffacd6736960a91029ab2256

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

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Applies to
Dell SAS/SATA Hard Drive EFI Firmware Utility
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.
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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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).