Sun Fire[TM] V480/V490/V880/V890 servers: Firmware update information (Doc ID 1007526.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Fire V880 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Fire V490 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Fire V480 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Fire V880z Visualization Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Fire V890 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
All Platforms

Goal

This Technical Instruction is intended as a quick reference for flashing the PROM on a Sun Fire[TM] V480/V490/V880/V890 server.   It will also provide information on where the Flash PROM is located, where the enable jumper is located (on different boards), and how to perform the Flash update on a Sun Fire[TM] V480/V490/V880/V890 server.

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Go To V480/V490 Steps

Go To V880/V890 Steps

Note:  This process will require that you shutdown and reboot your machine. Do not run this unless you can take downtime on the machine.

Solution

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