Category Archives: IBM / Lenovo

Lenovo/IBM Storwize firmware 7.7.0.0 released

By | 14/06/2016

IBM/Lenovo has released version 7.7.0.0 og the Storwize firmware, there are really some nice things to look forward to: Release notes: https://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/san/sanvc/release_notes/770_releasenotes.html New Features The following new features have been introduced in the 7.7.0.0 release: Encrypted DRAID iSCSI virtualisation Host Port fabric port virtualisation (NPIV) Compression for IPLINK Improved 10G IP Replication Support for 12 slot… Read More »

IBM Storwize V3700 7.6.1.0 firmware released

By | 15/03/2016

Amongst other things, it fixes the long pause when upgrading from 7.5.x to 7.6 🙂 Release notes: http://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/san/sanvc/release_notes/760_releasenotes.html Download: http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/quickorder?product=ibm%2FStorage_Disk%2FIBM+Storwize+V3700&fixids=StorageDisk-2072-7.6.1.0&source=myna&myns=s028&mynp=OCSTLM5A&mync=E&cm_sp=s028-_-OCSTLM5A-_-E

Storwize V3700 firmware 7.6.0.4 released

By | 29/02/2016

IBM/Lenovo released 7.6.0.4 firmware on 26. february: Read more: http://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/san/sanvc/release_notes/760_releasenotes.html Download: http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/quickorder?product=ibm%2FStorage_Disk%2FIBM+Storwize+V3700&fixids=StorageDisk-2072-7.6.0.4&source=myna&myns=s028&mynp=OCSTLM5A&mync=E&cm_sp=s028-_-OCSTLM5A-_-E

IBM/Lenovo Storwize V3700: New firmware released (7.6.0.3)

By | 19/01/2016

IBM/Lenovo has now issued a new firmware for the V3700 again. This updates fixes two APARS (Search for 7.6.0.3 is the release notes 🙂 ) Release notes: http://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/san/sanvc/release_notes/760_releasenotes.html Download link: http://www-933.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/swg/doSelectFixes?options.selectedFixes=StorageDisk-2072-7.6.0.3&continue=1

IBM/Lenovo Storwize V3700: New firmware released (7.6.0.2)

By | 05/01/2016

IBM/Lenovo has now issued a new firmware for the V3700 again. This, among other things, fixes a critical issue, where the nodes batteries are going on and offlne, thus taking the node offline also! Release notes: http://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/san/sanvc/release_notes/760_releasenotes.html Download link: http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral/quickorder?product=ibm%2FStorage_Disk%2FStorwize+V3700+for+Lenovo&fixids=Lenovo_6099_INSTALL_7.6.0.2&source=myna&myns=lnrsd&mync=E&cm_sp=lnrsd-_-NULL-_-E

URGENT – SVC/Storwize 7.6.0.0 issue

By | 03/12/2015

UPDATE: Fix released for this 8/2015 – read more here: https://martinsblog.dk/ibmlenovo-storwize-firmware-version-7-6-0-1-released/ Got this from IBM yesterday: Unfortunately, an issue has been discovered in this release that may lead to unexpected node warmstarts if host I/O is performed to volumes that contain 64,000 extents or more.  This may result in both nodes in an I/O group pair… Read More »

IBM Storwize version 7.6 released

By | 30/11/2015

  IMPORTANT: Read this before upgrading: https://martinsblog.dk/urgent-svcstorwize-7-6-0-0-issue/   UPDATE 8/12-2015: 7.6.0.1 is out now, which fixes theese issues above! IBM/Lenovo released version 7.6 of the software for StorWize SAN’s with many new features, amongst fixing an issue where the power supply fans spins to full speed for no reason, get it here for V3700: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ssg1S4001471… Read More »