Storwize V7000 and SVC Release 188.8.131.52 is available for download
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The first update for Storwize V7000 and SVC release 6.3 is now available. You will find it here for Storwize V7000 and here for SVC (note both links will require you to login to Fix Central with your IBM ID). As usual the new release contains a combination of new features and fixes. The new features are:
New features in SVC 184.108.40.206 * Support for multi-session iSCSI host attachment * Language Support for Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Turkish, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese
There are also several fixes (with some variation between SVC and Storwize V7000, mainly around the platform hardware). The release notes (which you can find at the links above) detail them all. Two fixes I have been looking forward to are:
IC80253 Unable to log into the GUI if password contains special characters.
IC80501 Performance statistics collection fails to record read and write response times for internal drives.
Note that the Drive firmware does not need to be updated with this release. The new upgrade test tool (version 7.3) will not ask you to update them. I will let you know when that situation changes.