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IBM Cloud Pak System Upgrades for Version 2.3.1.x

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This document provides upgrade information about IBM Cloud Pak System Version 2.3.1.x

OVERVIEW:
This upgrade must be run with IBMENG.
PREREQUISITES:
  • This upgrade can be applied on V2.3.0.1

FIRMWARE UPDATES:
Gen 2 Intel - W2500 Gen 3 Intel - W3500 Gen 3 Intel - W3550 Gen 2 Power - W2700 Gen 3 Power - W3700

Automated Steps: up to 9 hours

  • PSMs (5 hours)
  • CMMs (0.5 per module)
  • Storage (1.5 hours per CTR/EXP)

Automated Steps: up to 8 hours

  • PSMs (5 hours)
  • Storage (1.5 hours per CTR/EXP)

Automated Steps: up to 8 hours

  • PSMs (5 hours)
  • CMMs (0.5 per module)
  • Storage (1.5 hours per SVC/FS900)

Automated Steps: up to 8 hours

  • PSMs (5 hours)
  • CMMs (0.5 per module)
  • Storage (1.5 hours per CTR/EXP)

Automated Steps: up to 8 hours

  • PSMs (5 hours)
  • Storage (1.5 hours per CTR/EXP

Node Updates:
  • 2 hour per node
  • 45 mins if HTMitigation Disabled Image
Node Updates:
  • 2 hour per node
  • 45 mins if HTMitigation Disabled (for M5 or M6)
Node Updates:
  • 2 hour per node
  • 45 mins if HTMitigation Disabled (for M5 or M6)
Node Updates:
2 hour per node
Node Updates:
2 hour per node
Content Update: 6 hours * Content Update: 6 hours * Content Update: 6 hours * Content Update: 6 hours * Content Update: 6 hours *
Notes:
1) Content update involves loading new files only. As a customer, you are responsible for enabling new content for use from the System Catalog menu.
PRE-UPGRADE QUICK CHECKLIST:
  • Put the rack into maintenance mode.
  • Disable Callhome if it is set up.
    • Select the option not to create a service ticket and not to collect logs.
  • Collect and check system health under System > Troubleshooting.
    • Collect System Logs..., select System Health Check.
    • Run System Health Report.
    • Verify that there are no critical hardware errors or problems.
  • Upload the upgrade package and run Check.
  • Review the known issues before starting the upgrade.
  • If your (customer) system has a backup scheduled, plan maintenance around the backup schedule, or get a customer approval to disable backup to allow maintenance to complete, and re-enable the backup upon completion.
POST-UPGRADE QUICK CHECKLIST:
  • Check and verify critical problems and events; clear if verified.
  • Remove Maintenance mode.
  • Collect System Health log.
  • Import new content data.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Related information for IBM Cloud Pak System releases
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=ibm10887959

INTEL Gen1 (W1500):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSNLXH_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

INTEL Gen2 (W2500):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSCR9A_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

INTEL Gen3 (W3500):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSZQFR_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

INTEL Gen3 (W3550):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSZMMH_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

POWER Gen1 (W1700):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSGRP3_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

POWER Gen2 (W2700):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSCRSX_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

POWER Gen3 (W3700):

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SS6PD2_2.3.1.0/doc/welcome.html

Upgrade Packages on FixCentral:

V2311 IFP for Gen 3 Intel - W3500 & W3550

TBD

Content Files for Gen 3 Intel - W3500 & W3550

Group Content
TBD
  • cam-1.0.1.0.tgz (680.58 KB)
  • gpfs-1.2.15.0.tgz (3.63 GB)
  • javaapp-1.0.12.0.tgz (277.12 MB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakforapplicationplatform-1.0.2.0.tgz (103.17 KB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakforcloudintegrationplatform-1.0.2.0.tgz (103.81 KB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakfordigitalbusinessautomation-1.0.2.0.tgz (13.58 GB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakformulticloudmanager-1.0.2.0.tgz (103.99 KB)
  • db2-1.2.10.0.tgz (9.3 GB)
  • docker-1.0.10.0.tgz (92.56 MB)
  • edge-1.0.0.0.tgz (56.96 KB)
  • foundation-2.1.15.0.tgz (3.82 GB)
  • icp-1.0.4.0.tgz (113.39 MB)
  • icpwithopenshift-1.0.2.0.tgz (118.72 KB)
  • itm-1.0.16.0.tgz (27.3 GB)
  • openshift-1.0.2.0.tgz (91.5 KB)
  • rhus-1.0.12.0.tgz (233.63 KB)
  • vsys.websphere-2.3.1.0.tgz (1.23 MB)
  • Image Repository (packaged with vsys.websphere-2.3.1.0.tgz)
  • was855169050119009PowerIntelDefaultData.tgz (6.12 GB)

Group Base
 
TBD
  • IBM OS Image RedHat LS V3.0.14.0 VM
  • IBM OS Image RedHat LS V2.1.15.0 VM

V2311 IFP for Gen 3 Power - W3700

TBD

Content Files for Gen 3 Power - W3700

Group Content             

TBD
  • db2-1.2.10.0.tgz(9.3 GB)
  • docker-1.0.10.0.tgz(92.56 MB)
  • foundation-2.1.15.0.tgz(3.82 GB)
  • gpfs-1.2.15.0.tgz(3.63 GB)
  • icp-1.0.4.0.tgz(113.39 MB)
  • itm-1.0.16.0.tgz(27.3 GB)
  • rhus-1.0.12.0.tgz(233.63 KB)
  • vsys.websphere-2.3.1.0.tgz(1.23 MB)
  • Image Repository (packaged with vsys.websphere-2.3.1.0.tgz)
  • was855169050119009PowerIntelDefaultData.tgz(6.12 GB)
        
Group Base
 TBD
  • IBMOS AIX V2.1.15.0 CPS
     
TBD
        
  • IBMOS AIX V3.0.5.0 CPS

V2311 IFP for Gen 1 & 2 Intel - W1500 & W2500

TBD

Content Files for Gen 1 & 2 Intel - W1500 & W2500

Group Content
TBD
        
  • cam-1.0.1.0.tgz (680.58 KB)
  • gpfs-1.2.15.0.tgz (3.63 GB)
  • javaapp-1.0.12.0.tgz (277.12 MB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakforapplicationplatform-1.0.2.0.tgz (103.17 KB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakforcloudintegrationplatform-1.0.2.0.tgz (103.81 KB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakfordigitalbusinessautomation-1.0.2.0.tgz (13.58 GB)
  • patterntype.com.ibm.cloudpakformulticloudmanager-1.0.2.0.tgz (103.99 KB)
  • db2-1.2.10.0.tgz (9.3 GB)
  • docker-1.0.10.0.tgz (92.56 MB)
  • edge-1.0.0.0.tgz (56.96 KB)
  • foundation-2.1.15.0.tgz (3.82 GB)
  • icp-1.0.4.0.tgz (113.39 MB)
  • icpwithopenshift-1.0.2.0.tgz (118.72 KB)
  • itm-1.0.16.0.tgz (27.3 GB)
  • openshift-1.0.2.0.tgz (91.5 KB)
  • rhus-1.0.12.0.tgz (233.63 KB)
  • vsys.websphere-2.3.1.0.tgz (1.23 MB)
  • Image Repository (packaged with vsys.websphere-2.2.6.0.tgz)
  • was855169050119009PowerIntelDefaultData.tgz (6.12 GB)

Group Base    
TBD
        
  • IBM OS Image RedHat LS V3.0.14.0 VM
  • IBM OS Image RedHat LS V2.1.15.0 VM

V2311 IFP for Gen 1 & 2 Power - W1700 & W2700

TBD

Content Files for Gen 1 & 2 Power - W1700 & W2700

Group Content
 
 TBD
  • gpfs-1.2.15.0.tgz (3.63 GB)
  • db2-1.2.10.0.tgz (9.3 GB)
  • docker-1.0.10.0.tgz (92.56 MB)
  • foundation-2.1.15.0.tgz (3.82 GB)
  • icp-1.0.4.0.tgz (113.39 MB)
  • itm-1.0.16.0.tgz (27.3 GB)
  • rhus-1.0.12.0.tgz (233.63 KB)
  • vsys.websphere-2.3.1.0.tgz (1.23 MB)
  • Image Repository (packaged with vsys.websphere-2.2.6.0.tgz)
  • was855169050119009PowerIntelDefaultData.tgz (6.12 GB)
        
Group Base
TBD
  • IBMOS AIX V2.1.15.0 CPS
TBD
  • IBMOS AIX V3.0.5.0 PureApp

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Document Information

Modified date:
23 November 2020

UID

ibm16371878