I am planning to upgrade system firmware upgrade on one my POWER6 server (9117-MMA)
Current version is EM340_XXX & planning to upgrade to EM350_XXX via HMC (V7)
I understand that this'll be a disruptive task - but not sure whether after upgrade the system will be available
in the HMC as before or will loose it's connection, whether do I need to configure FSP IP again etc..
Pinned topic 9117-MMA POWER6 System Firmware upgrade query
Answered question This question has been answered.
Unanswered question This question has not been answered yet.
Updated on 2013-02-18T10:06:50Z at 2013-02-18T10:06:50Z by PrashannaVenkatesh
SystemAdmin 110000D4XK6902 Posts
Re: 9117-MMA POWER6 System Firmware upgrade query2013-02-11T05:56:41ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.hi
not,only the version of the FSP will updated
HMC is modified in any way
Check only before the update version of the HMC is compatible with the new firmware version installed
dukessd 2000004Q8P345 Posts
Re: 9117-MMA POWER6 System Firmware upgrade query2013-02-11T23:50:51ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.
- SystemAdmin 110000D4XK
PrashannaVenkatesh 2700037T3Q2 Posts
Re: 9117-MMA POWER6 System Firmware upgrade query2013-02-18T10:06:50ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.I have performed the firmware upgrade during the last week-end.
Release upgrade EM340_XXX to EM350_XXX was Disruptive and it took approx 20 minutes. However the HMC to system Frame connection (FSP IP connection) remain un-disturbed.
Thanks for those who had responded..