Updated HP Customized Versions of ESXi 5.0 U3 / 5.1 U2 / 5.5 U2 (November 2014) are Available


Updated versions of HP Customized version of ESXi 5.0 U3 /5.1 U2 / 5.5 U2 (November 2014) are available.

The new versions fix  a critical AMS issue causing inability to initiate vMotion or enable services, and reporting of HEAP Global errors. See What’s new section below for details


What’s New:

  • AMS Fixes
  • Support for the new Gen9 HP ProLiant servers and their options (ESXi 5.1 U2 and ESXi 5.5 U2 only)
  • Utility Features
    • New HP CONREP Utility that enables server hardware configuration capture, set and
  • Provider Features
    • Feature support for Smart Array HBA mode
    • Support for new HP Smart Array controllers
    • Support for new HP Smart HBAs
    • DDR4 Memory Type support
    • New association class SMX_SASPortControllerPCIDevice
    • Changed reporting of ROM version format using additional information in SMBIOS Type 0 record on UEFI servers
  • SR-IOV Support
    • Refer to the HP ProLiant server and option firmware and driver support recipe on http://vibsdepot.hp.com for the list of supported SR-IOV adapters and drivers.
    • For additional details on supported servers, Guest Operating Systems, SR-IOV limitations, configuration steps, and troubleshooting, see the HP White Paper – Implementing SR-IOV on HP ProLiant Servers with VMware vSphere 5.1
  • Utilities features
    • HPBOOTCFG – Report/Set UEFI or Legacy boot mode
  • Support for the Flex-20 technology to stream twice the bandwidth of 10 GB adapters for virtualized and converged data centers
By Rotem Agmon Posted in Info

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