BDA HCA Firmware Upgrade Frequently Asked Questions
(Doc ID 2551285.1)
Last updated on DECEMBER 14, 2020
Applies to:Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.12.0 and later
Frequently asked questions (FAQ) on upgrading the HCA firmware version on the BDA.
Questions and Answers
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|Questions and Answers|
|What is the latest HCA firmware version supported on the BDA.|
|Will Mammoth upgrade also upgrade the HCA firmware?|
|Where will that firmware be located on the BDA?|
|How can you determine what HCA model is installed on the server?|
|If a rack is broken up into multiple clusters and the HCA firmware is upgraded on one of the clusters, should it be upgraded on all of them?|
|When the HCA firmware is updated should the cluster be stopped?|
|Should the HCA firmware be upgraded on one server at a time?|
|Is a reboot is required as the last step in the HCA firmware upgrade process?|
|Is it mandatory that the HCA firmware on each host be same throughout the Infiniband fabric?|
|How do you upgrade the BDA HCA firmware on a host?|