VMware ESXi 6.5 U1

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This is Dell Customized Image of VMware ESXi 6.5 U1
Dell Version: A11, Build# 7967591
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VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.5.0.update01-7967591.x86_64-DellEMC_Customized-A11.iso

File Format: ISO Image for CD-ROM
File Name: VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.5.0.update01-7967591.x86_64-DellEMC_Customized-A11.iso
File Size: 342.13 MB
Format Description
This file contains an ISO image used to create a CDROM. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then create a CD using your preferred CD burning software.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
0defb6ce3176f0bcc297db9902333e12
SHA1:
bbbc5bb523216553eeba139bd1170d58f1f449d5
SHA-256:
f368225eab6c1f00f95070bf82f61683dec02fc4d68a19a1fa29b702715c6c9c

Fixes & Enhancements

For fixes & enhancements, please refer attached VMware release notes
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Version

6.5 U1, A11

Release date

14 Jun 2018

Download Type

CD ISO Images

Category

Enterprise Solutions

Importance

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Dell Technologies recommends reviewing this update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations or provides new features that may or may not apply to your environment.
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File Format: Base Drivers for Imaging
File Name: VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.5.0.update01-7967591.x86_64-DellEMC_Customized-A11.zip
File Size: 332.55 MB
Format Description:
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
2d49b25f282f501f77b2f3d917c118b4
SHA1:
914faab36d66606045aeb4b8f7ba5dc9af6f6bd1
SHA-256:
7af82c49d14d496f66c98ddeaf49473313d47efb1792a974c1c4b878c3c0ebb1

File Format: External release notes
File Name: ESXi_65U1-ReleaseNotes-Dell-A11.txt
File Size: 2.1 KB
Format Description:
This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
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MD5:
1c8096a8cd75c1e789ad621b32b42097
SHA1:
cf20dad77584d8633b23680a675a442909cadb5e
SHA-256:
fde3757cbdbae1cd0c1dbfb224d20897974419c9f648764d5817d8079f98d333

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Dell highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible.The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system
For Dell Support documentation on VMware ESX/ESXi , refer http://www.dell.com/virtualizationsolutions

The Dell Customized VMware ESXi image does not include Dell OpenManage Server Administrator.
For detailed instructions to install and use Dell OpenManage Server Administrator, see the Dell OpenManage documentation at http://www.dell.com/openmanagemanuals
This image is customized by Dell which includes updated driver versions.
Dell also modifies the below files as part of customization.
- etc/vmware/oem.xml
- etc/vmware/support

The drivers included in this ESXi image by Dell as part of the customization process are:

Broadcom Drivers:
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- bnxtnet - 20.8.152.0
- bnxtroce - 20.8.3.0

Qlogic Drivers:
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- bnx2 - 2.2.6b.v60.2
- bnx2x - 2.713.60.v60.1
- bnx2fc - 1.713.60.v60.1
- bnx2i - 2.713.60.v60.1
- cnic - 2.713.60.v60.1
- misc-cnic-register - 1.713.60.v60.1
- nqlcnic - 6.0.63
- qcnic - 1.0.10.0
- qedentv - 3.0.7.5
- qedrntv - 3.0.7.5.1
- qedf - 1.2.24.5
- qfle3 - 1.0.60.0
- qfle3f - 1.0.44.0
- qfle3i - 1.0.13.0
- qlnativefc - 2.1.63.0
- qedil - 1.0.22.0
- qla4xxx - 644.6.06.0

Intel Drivers:
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- i40e - 2.0.7
- igb - 5.3.3
- ixgbe - 4.5.1
- i40en - 1.5.8
- ixgben - 1.6.5
- igbn -1.4.1

Emulex Drivers:
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- elxiscsi - 11.2.1197.17
- elxnet - 11.2.1149.0
- lpfc - 11.4.199.0
- brcmfcoe - 11.2.1153.13

Mellanox Drivers:
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- nmlx4-core - 3.16.11.6
- nmlx4-rdma - 3.16.11.6
- nmlx4-en - 3.16.11.6
- nmlx5-core - 4.16.10.3
- nmlx5-rdma - 4.16.10.3

Dell PERC Controller Drivers:
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- lsi-mr3 - 7.703.18.00
- lsi-msgpt3 - 16.00.01.00
- megaraid-sas - 06.805.56.00
- dell-shared-perc8 - 06.806.90.00

NOTE: The list of files appended/modified/customized by Dell may change during a later release
vSphere Hypervisor 6.5U1
Download:
1. Click Download now, to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to disk and click OK. The Save In window appears.
3. From the Save In drop-down menu, click to select Desktop and then click Save. The file will download to your desktop.
4. If a Download Complete window appears, click Close. A new icon appears on your desktop.

Installation:
To install VMware ESXi with this downloaded .ISO file using CD-ROM method, you need a CD-R or CD-RW and appropriate software to create a CD.
Follow your CD writing software vendor's instructions to create a CD.

For additional install instructions, refer Installation/Deployment guides available at
https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-vSphere/index.html
http://www.dell.com/virtualizationsolutions

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