UCS Firmware Question

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Mar 29th, 2012

Hi:

Just want a definitive answer to the following question:

1. If my FInterconnect and IOM are having a "lower' firmware version than my UCS Blades (CIMC, BIOS & Adapter) assuning they are all at 1.4(3#) level, will the FI "upgrade" the firmwares on UCS Blade automatically?

2. If my FInterconnect and IOM are having a "higher' firmware version than my UCS Blades (CIMC, BIOS & Adapter) assuning they are all at 1.4(3#) level, will the FI "downgrade" the firmwares on UCS Blade automatically?

I remember someone from Cisco told me before that the downgrade or upgrade will happen automatically or I am wrong.

Thanks.

SiM

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Jeremy Waldrop Fri, 03/30/2012 - 02:48

No, the only automatic firmware upgrade/downgrade is with the IOM modules. If you install a new chassis that has older/newer firmware than the Fabric Interconnects the IOM will be upgraded/downgraded to match.

ciscoucsisit Fri, 03/30/2012 - 02:56

Jeremy:

Greatly appreciated. I know some cisco folks are always there. i will try to remember that is only for IOM ny heart.

May I know what is the Correct Answer icon is for below the post?

SiM

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