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IBM SAN b-type Firmware Version 7.x Qualification

Troubleshooting


Problem

This page lists FOS 7 versions qualified by IBM. Release notes are available on the download assist page where you can download FOS firmware, which you reach through IBM Fix Central, following instructions provided here.

Resolving The Problem

FOS 7.4.2g
FOS 7.4.2f
FOS 7.4.2e
FOS 7.4.2d
FOS 7.4.2c
FOS 7.4.2a*
FOS 7.4.2
FOS 7.4.1f
FOS 7.4.1e
FOS 7.4.1d*
FOS 7.4.1c
FOS 7.4.1b*
FOS 7.4.1a
FOS 7.4.1
FOS 7.4.0b
FOS 7.4.0a*
FOS 7.3.2b
FOS 7.3.2a
FOS 7.3.2
FOS 7.3.1e
FOS 7.3.1d
FOS 7.3.1c*
FOS 7.3.1b*
FOS 7.3.1a
FOS 7.3.0c
FOS 7.3.0b*
FOS 7.2.1g
FOS 7.2.1f
FOS 7.2.1e
FOS 7.2.1d*
FOS 7.2.1c
FOS 7.2.1b
FOS 7.2.1a
FOS 7.2.0d*
FOS 7.1.2b
FOS 7.1.2a
FOS 7.1.2
FOS 7.1.1c
FOS 7.1.1b
FOS 7.1.1
FOS 7.1.0c*
FOS 7.0.2e
FOS 7.0.2d
FOS 7.0.2c
FOS 7.0.2b
FOS 7.0.2a
FOS 7.0.2
FOS 7.0.1b
FOS 7.0.1
FOS 7.0.0d*
FOS 7.0.0c*
FOS 7.0.0b
FOS 7.0.0a
The recommended version for open systems is 7.4.2g, or 7.4.2f which is identified as target path by Broadcom.
The recommended version for FICON environments is 7.4.1d or 7.4.2a1.
Product Support Cross Reference
IBM Model
2499- 384 192 816 416
2498- B24 B40 B80
2498- F96
N96
2498-F24 X24
F48
2498- R422
2498-
R06
2498-E32
3758- B32 L32
Brocade Model
DCX DCX4S 8510 8514
300 5100 5300
6520
6505
6510
7840
7800
BES
8000
v7.0.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
v7.1.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
v7.2.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
v7.3.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
v7.4.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
X
Note: Open Systems Tape Pipelining is supported on the 2498-R42 with FOS 7.3.1a or later, and FOS 7.4.1 or later.

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Document Information

Modified date:
29 September 2020

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ssg1S1003855