Driver Details

VMware ESXi 6.7

This is DellEMC Customized Image of VMware ESXi 6.7
Dell Version: A05, Build# 9484548

Fixes & Enhancements

For fixes & enhancements, please refer attached VMware release notes

Version

Version 6.7, A05

Category

Enterprise Solutions

Release date

04 Sep 2018

Last Updated

11 Sep 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:RBSD
File Name:VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.7.0-9484548.x86_64-DellEMC_Customized-A05.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 323 MB
Format Description:
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
c4e187b6b69ba96e4afd47380f443009
SHA1:
a0cc599616a06e7c66372b2337b24372460381bb
SHA-256:
910071c4086efedf9aa5666bfeaf61937d08d98d716c7da57c2ed1ff8e5962fc
File Format:ISO Image
File Name:VMware-VMvisor-Installer-6.7.0-9484548.x86_64-DellEMC_Customized-A05.iso
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 333 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:
8a6b2f9188914e1e36f5377b4f11f29f
SHA1:
1e7902bfbd3c73ab08f742bdd6f9d95fff84e134
SHA-256:
0605499f5a5b05a3523dee2f22819e15e614056f5e14c38e778589c0a2c147c1
File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:ESXi_67-ReleaseNotes-Dell-A05.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1 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:
5aea34593e84dcd4773954beca611e42
SHA1:
47ecad7d43e0b04524a1daac70852777a4c5c951
SHA-256:
6ab8f62f2a3e42c078249b97e9cf8c80c9fd0d96527069a5fd50b97d26584ab6

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

Applies to
vSphere Hypervisor 6.7
Installation instructions
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
https://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/04/products/software/virt_solutions
Important Information
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 https://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/04/products/software/virt_solutions

This ESXi image includes patch release ESXi670-201808001 for 'L1 Terminal Fault' from VMware
Refer to below for more details
- https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/56534
- https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2018-0020.html

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:
Qlogic Drivers:
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- qcnic - 1.0.16.0
- qedentv - 3.7.9.1
- qedf - 1.2.24.6
- qedil - 1.0.22.0
- qedrntv - 3.7.9.2
- qfle3 - 1.0.69.0
- qfle3f - 1.0.51.0
- qfle3i - 1.0.16.0
- qlnativefc - 3.1.8.0

Dell PERC Controller Drivers:
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- lsi-mr3 - 7.703.20.00
- dell-shared-perc8 - 06.806.90.00
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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 highly recommends applying this update as soon as possible. The update contains changes to improve the reliability and availability of your Dell system.