Category Archives: Storage

Storwize V3700: Update 7.8.1.2 released

By | 07/11/2017

A new firmware has been releasedfor the V3700 Storwize system. There are a few, but important fixes to be deployed! Read the release notes here: http://public.dhe.ibm.com/storage/san/sanvc/release_notes/780_releasenotes.html Download here (Lenovo): https://support.lenovo.com/dk/da/downloads/ds120384

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

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 V3700: Noisy Powersupply

By | 10/11/2015

UPDATE 9/3-2016: IBM has a KB for this (This is from IBM support) – remember use this at own risk :): The command to reset canisters (which usually helps) is: svctask chenclosurecanister -reset -canister 1 EnclosureID svctask chenclosurecanister -reset -canister 2 EnclosureID in this case, the only enclosure in system is “1” so: svctask chenclosurecanister… Read More »