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IBM SAN b-type Firmware Version 8.x Qualification

Troubleshooting


Problem

This page lists FOS 8 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 8.2.3
FOS 8.2.2d
FOS 8.2.2c*

FOS 8.2.2b
FOS 8.2.2a*
FOS 8.2.2
FOS 8.2.1e
FOS 8.2.1d
FOS 8.2.1c
FOS 8.2.1b
FOS 8.2.1a
FOS 8.2.0b
FOS 8.2.0a*

FOS 8.1.2k
FOS 8.1.2j
FOS 8.1.2h
FOS 8.1.2g
FOS 8.1.2f
FOS 8.1.2d
FOS 8.1.2b
FOS 8.1.2a*
FOS 8.1.1a
FOS 8.1.0c*

FOS 8.0.2f
FOS 8.0.2e
FOS 8.0.2d
FOS 8.0.2c
FOS 8.0.2b*
FOS 8.0.1b*

* FICON qualified release. See https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/lib03020.nsf/pages/switchesAndDirectorsQualifiedForIbmSystemZRFiconRAndFcpChannels?OpenDocument.


The recommended version for open systems 8.2.2d, which is identified as target path by Broadcom.

The recommended version for FICON environments is 8.2.3.


Product Support Cross Reference

IBM Model
8961- F08
F04
8960-
F96
N96
8960-
F64
N64
8960-F24 8960-R18
2499- 816 416
2498- F24 X24
F48
F96
N96
2498- R42
Brocade Model
X6-8
X6-4
G630
G620
G610 7810
8510 8514
6505
6510
6520
7840
v8.0.x
X
X
X
X
X
v8.1.x
X
X
X
X
X
X
v8.2.x X X X X X X X X

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Document Information

Modified date:
08 April 2021

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