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Procedure to ugrade Disk Firmware and Disk Qualification PAckages

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Hi,

 

Can someone let me know how to upgrade disk firmware and DQP. Does it needs downtime or can be done in the background.

 

Thanks,

Nayab

Re: Procedure to ugrade Disk Firmware and Disk Qualification PAckages

Hi

 

Refer KB https://kb.netapp.com/index?page=content&id=1010762 for the procedure to updaate firmware.

Disk firmware upgrade does not need downtime & can run in the background. refer https://library.netapp.com/ecmdocs/ECMP1511538/html/man1/na_disk_fw_update.1.html#toc

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Re: Procedure to ugrade Disk Firmware and Disk Qualification PAckages

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 Wil it be causing any disruption ?? I am doing it on a HA pair for SATA 2TB disks 

 

Re: Procedure to ugrade Disk Firmware and Disk Qualification PAckages

Disk firmware update is non disruptive. Refer https://kb.netapp.com/support/index?page=content&id=3011892

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Re: Procedure to ugrade Disk Firmware and Disk Qualification PAckages

The KB says for CIFS it is applicable to SAN environment as well ?